FLEET TECHNICIAN I / MECHANIC I

Location
Fairfax, Virginia
Posted
Apr 17, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Hours
Full Time

FLEET TECHNICIAN I/MECHANIC I

One (1) position available July 1, 2017 in the Public Works Department, Fleet Maintenance Division.

Performs skilled tasks in the diagnosis, maintenance, repair, and overhaul of all related components of a variety of automotive vehicles and equipment including  medium and heavy trucks, fire apparatus, transit buses, specialized automotive and off road construction equipment.  Performs preventative and predictive maintenance; disassembles various components and performs general overhauls; makes emergency road repairs. Performs other duties as assigned.

Requires graduation from high school (or GED) supplemented by courses in automotive mechanics plus 2-3 years of experience in problem diagnosis, repair and  maintenance of a wide variety of light, medium, heavy and specialized automotive, construction equipment, fire apparatus and transit buses.  Must furnish a  complete set of own hand tools.  Must possess a valid driver’s license. Must be able to pass DMV requirements to acquire a class A commercial driver's license  with N, P, and air brakes endorsements (within 3 months of employment) and have a good driving record.  Must be able to obtain within 12 months of  employment the following certifications: VA State Vehicle Inspector, ASE certifications in T4 Truck Brakes, T8 Truck Preventive Maintenance & Inspection and  A/C 608 requirements. Will be required to travel for training.  Diesel Engine experience preferred.

Non-competitive promotion potential to Fleet Tech II and Fleet Tech III upon completion of requirements under skill-based pay system.

Monday through Friday 6:30 am – 3:00 pm  Salary range: $43,253-$69,084 DOQ, w/Excellent fringe benefits. Open Until Filled. 

Apply online at: http://www.fairfaxva.gov/government/personnel/jobs  EOE