EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY



POSITION
Job PositionMechanic
DepartmentFranklin County Public Works
Salary / Classification$17.72/Hour;
Grade 13, Bargaining, Full-Time, Full-Benefits
Opening DateAPRIL 13, 2018
Closing DateMAY 12, 2018


SUMMARY


Inspects, diagnoses and makes major and minor mechanical repairs to all types of county vehicles and equipment used in highway maintenance, including field repairs. Performs general mechanical work, such as performing brake and hydraulic repairs, routine servicing, preventive maintenance inspections and corrects deficiencies.


EXAMPLES OF JOB DUTIES


  • Inspects, diagnoses and makes repairs to gas and diesel engines and such mechanical equipment as passenger vehicles, graders, heavy trucks and accessories, loaders, rollers, and all other equipment used in highway maintenance and construction.
  • Checks ignition systems, performs tune-ups, makes specific adjustments, and repairs electronic ignition systems.
  • Inspects, diagnoses and makes repairs to gas and diesel engines and such mechanical equipment as passenger vehicles, graders, heavy trucks and accessories, loaders, rollers, and all other equipment used in highway maintenance and construction.

  • LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS


  • High school diploma or G.E.D., specialized training in automotive and/or heavy equipment systems repair and three (3) years’ experience in vehicle and/or equipment mechanical repair; OR any combination of education and experience which would provide the applicant with the desired skills, knowledge and ability required to perform the job.
  • Eligibility for coverage under the County’s insurance carrier based on successful completion of a criminal history background check and pre-employment drug screening.
  • Valid Washington State Commercial Driver’s License Class A, with Tanker endorsement or the ability to obtain within 12 months.

  • SUBMITTING APPLICATION


    Please email a Franklin County Application Form to hr@co.franklin.wa.us or submit to:


    SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS


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