Vehicle Preventative Maintenance Technician
Are you ready to take the first step and work on equipment that requires an entry level of skill - basic knowledge of engine repairs, heavy equipment and hydraulics, while being mechanically inclined? Our team is looking for a career minded PM Technician to keep up our level of commitment to safety. Dunbar Armored is a Military Friendly company with a long history of providing career opportunities to Veterans as well as Active Military members. Supporting the Military has been our focus for over 95 years. This includes our efforts to hire and promote Veterans and Military Service members. Don't believe us? Just ask the 660 Veterans or Active Military members we hired last year!BRANCH LOCATION:Dunbar Armored - Beltsville6510 Virginia Manor Rd, Beltsville, MD 20705Job Summary: Under the general supervision of the fleet supervisors, the Automotive & Equipment Mechanic Technician Assistant with help support the fleet managements daily functions and provide support to the service department mechanics. Job Duties:* Maintains a preventive maintenance program on all equipment.* Maintains records of preventative maintenance, repairs made, parts ordered.* Maintains up-to-date working knowledge of light and heavy construction and maintenance equipment and automotive apparatus. Skilled in the use of a wide variety of equipment repair tools and in the making of various types of mechanical repairs.* Diagnoses mechanical troubles and schedules appropriate preventive maintenance work.* Helps to control costs and expenses in the maintenance of the equipment fleet relating to parts purchases, inventory levels, service work, fuel inventories and related items. * Performs general overhaul of motors, reels, install and adjusts braking systems. Inspects, changes and repairs tires.* Incorporates safe work practices in job performance.Minimum Qualifications: * Certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or education; or equivalent combination of education and experience.* Valid Driver's LicensePreferred Qualifications: ASE CertificationKnowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of standard practices and methods of automotive maintenance and equipment repair (gasoline and/or diesel); skilled in the maintenance and/or repair of automotive vehicles and other gasoline and/or diesel equipment; ability to use diagnostic equipment; ability to operate a wide variety of vehicle, forklifts, heavy and other equipment; ability to use tools of the trade; hand tools, and power tools; ability to work effectively and harmoniously with others. Dunbar is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to their race, gender, religion, disability, veteran or other protected status. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities.