| ||This class specification represents only the core areas of responsibilities; specific position assignments will vary depending on the needs of the department.|
- Inspects, diagnoses and repairs mechanical defects in gasoline and diesel powered vehicles and equipment.
- Troubleshoots and repairs brake systems including ABS.
- Maintains records of repairs made, orders, and time worked.
- Makes emergency repairs out of the shop.
- Troubleshoots and repairs hydraulic systems on vehicles and equipment.
- Troubleshoots and repairs electrical and electronic systems on vehicles and equipment.
- Maintains specialized snow and fire and police equipment.
- Operate and inspect all vehicles and equipment in order to diagnose defects.
- Troubleshoot and repair AC components on all vehicles and equipment.
- Test mechanical products and equipment after repair or assembly to ensure proper performance and compliance with manufacture’s specifications.
- Repair and/or replace damaged or worn parts.
- Dismantle and reassemble heavy equipment using hoist, cranes and hand tools.
- Clean, lubricate, and perform other routine maintenance work on equipment and vehicles.
- Examine parts for damage or excessive wear, using micrometers and gauges.
- Read and understand operating manuals, blueprints, and technical drawings.
- Overhaul and test equipment to ensure proper operations and efficiency.
- Assemble gear systems.
- Adjust and maintain, and repair or replace, subassemblies, such as transmissions and differential assemblies.
- Responds to airport emergencies as needed. Operates all snow equipment and communicates on the airfield and with co-workers in high stress situations.
- Performs other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned.
|TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:|
High School Degree or GED and five years experience in the repair of gasoline and diesel powered vehicles and equipment including strong experience working on large diesel vehicles/equipment; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above.
- Commercial Driver’s license – Class A
- Security Identification Display Area Clearance (SIDA)
- Theory, care, and operation of internal combustion engines;
- Diesel engines, including fuel rail systems
- Wide variety of hand and power tools;
- OSHA Standards, Airfield and FAA Regulations.
- Use of a variety of computer-based technologies including word processing, and spreadsheets;
- Establishing and maintaining effective, fair, cooperative, collaborative and respectful relationships with internal and external colleagues, peers, work teams and workgroups;
- Demonstrated skill in the diagnosis and repair of mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic systems.
|ADA AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS:|
Positions in this class typically require: climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, reaching, standing, walking, lifting, pushing, pulling, lifting, fingering, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing, seeing and repetitive motions.
Very Heavy Work: exerting in excess of 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or in excess of 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or in excess of 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities