Automotive/Equipment Mechanic II

Alexandria, Virginia
Dec 02, 2022
Jan 23, 2023
Full Time
Job Description:

Properly maintain Board vehicles and grounds equipment by routine and preventive maintenance and effect repairs/adjustments to ensure safe, dependable transportation of students, staff, supplies, and materials.


Education: High school/vocational school graduate and/or combination of education, training, and experience to provide a good knowledge of practices and tools of the automotive mechanic trade.

Experience: Good knowledge of the principles and operation of gasoline and diesel engines and mechanical repair on heavy trucks, buses (school), grounds equipment, and other automotive equipment.

Certificates and Licenses: Valid Driver's License. Commercial Driver's License (Class A or B) is preferred but not required. CDL Training is available.

Essential Functions:
  • Makes general repairs in light and heavy trucks, cars, buses, and grounds equipment, gasoline and diesel engines, or Board equipment; receives instructions as to what tasks to perform and work methods to use on difficult repair jobs from the Automotive/Equipment Maintenance Foreman.
  • Perform welding tasks and fabricates parts and special equipment as needed/required.
  • Inspects, adjusts, repairs, and overhauls brakes, ignition systems, electrical systems, differentials, and rear axle assemblies.
  • Performs Virginia State Inspection on School Board vehicles and equipment.
  • Tunes engines using standard test equipment.
  • Responds to emergency road calls from disabled Board equipment.
  • Attends job-related training as required/directed.
  • Assists other personnel as may be required to ensure an efficient and effective work environment.

  • Criminal Justice Fingerprint/Background Clearance.
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test.

Public Health Compliance:
  • Proof of COVID vaccination. Exemptions for religious/medical will be reviewed.
  • Must follow safety and health protocols.


Primary Location:
Salary Range:
$51,937.60 - $63,897.60 / Transportation SUP-05
Shift Type:

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