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15 Nov 2022

Full-Time Automotive Mechanic / Vehicle/Equipment Repair Technician II – NEW HIGHER PAY!

NC Department of Transportation – Posted by Dan Newport, North Carolina, United States

Job Description

How to Apply
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NEW HIGHER SALARY: $35,788 – $62,628
The Challenge
We are looking for a skilled mechanic/vehicle equipment repair technician II to join our Newport Equipment team.
In this role, you will:
    • Service, repair, rebuild, and diagnose mechanical systems for gas/diesel-powered automotive, heavy equipment, and power tools.
    • Operate a motor vehicle and have a valid Class A Commercial Driver’s License with Tanker (N) endorsement. At times you will have to operate a fuel truck.
    • Perform skilled mechanical work including the following systems:
      • Preventive maintenance
      • Brakes
      • Steering
      • Tires and tubes
      • Wheels
      • Rims and hubs
      • Transmissions (auto and manual)
      • Charging systems
      • Cranking systems
      • Ignition systems
      • Lighting systems
      • Cooling systems
      • Exhaust systems
      • Fuel systems
      • Power units
      • Hydraulics
      • Air conditioning
      • Instruments and gauges
      • Air intake systems
What You Bring
    • Experience repairing and maintaining automotive/heavy equipment and diagnosing problems using diagnostic equipment.
    • Ability to prepare paperwork for equipment repairs.
    • Ability to understand written and verbal instructions.
    • Strength to move parts and materials necessary to repair and maintain equipment.
    • Able to safely operate equipment for testing purposes.
    • Able to work indoors and outdoors.
    • Commitment to a safe working environment by leading by example.
    • Skills to to read and interpret Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) manuals.
    • Able to read schematics, diagrams, and sketches.
    • Driving skills to operate state vehicle, Fuel Truck, and Low-Boy.
    • Experience performing preventive maintenance on light, medium, heavy duty trucks, or heavy equipment.
    • Knowledge of basic welding principles and application.
    • Experience diagnosing basic electrical systems and proper wiring repair.
    • Experience repairing basic hydraulic system including hose and component replacement.
    • Computer skills to gain diagnostic and repair information.
    • A pre-employment drug screening is required.
    • We will conduct a background check for your past 2 years about controlled substances and alcohol testing.
    • Safety toe footwear will be needed.
    • When needed, we will need you to work in emergency situations and inclement weather.
    • We may require current certification by the EPA as a Type I, II, III, or Universal Technician.
Education & Experience
    • High School/GED diploma, and
    • 2+ years of relevant experience, or
    • An equivalent combination of education and experience.
Call me: Sharon Shackelford at 252-439-2900.
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Job Categories: Equal Opportunities. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: Award Winning, engineering, Government, great place to work, Living Wage Employer, ncdot, Public Sector, and Veteran Friendly. Salaries: 60,000 - 80,000.


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