Summary

Performs repair and preventative maintenance of diesel and gasoline engines, brake systems, fuel systems, ignition and electrical systems, exhaust systems, suspension systems, hydraulic systems and vehicle and body computers. Maintenance and repair is performed on all types of vehicles including cars, vans, trucks, trailers and a variety of mobile tools and construction equipment. The Vehicle Maintenance Technician will use standard automotive tools, electronic diagnostic equipment, cutting and welding equipment, specialized hydraulic test equipment and will utilize a shop computer to input work orders and time.

Responsibilities

Duties include, but are not limited to, the following: 

Wears appropriate safety equipment and follows established safety practices and procedures.

Performs maintenance and repair of internal combustion engines, and the following equipment and components:

Derricks
Transmissions
Brake Systems
Electrical Systems
Ignition and fuel systems
Hydraulic systems
Steering and running gear
Tires
Batteries
Starters, generators, and alternators
Carburetors
Chassis, both lubrication and repair
Electronic engine emission controls
Repairs and maintains other related components as required.

Performs preventive maintenance checks on vehicles and equipment.

Supervises work of, and trains as applicable, other garage personnel.

Maintains reports and records as necessary.

Work is performed in a garage under and around mechanical equipment as necessary. Some work may be performed outside.

Maintains neat and orderly work area.

Assumes responsibility for proper use and care of garage tools.

May be required to work day, evening or night tours, overtime and weekends as required.

Classroom training may be away from home location.

Heavy lifting may be required in handling tools, materials and supplies.

May be required to perform additional duties and tasks as required by the Company.

Qualifications

 Results obtained in standard tests for this position must meet minimum requirements established by the Company, in accordance with Company policy.

Must be able to read, write and perform the following mathematical calculations: addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.

Must have ASE certification as required by management.

Must have five or more years experience as a mechanic or in another closely related field.

Requires climbing ladders up to 15 feet.

Requires frequent lifting of 15 to 120 pounds.

Requires frequent reaching/moving of heavy objects by shoving or pulling with arms and hands.

Requires frequent stooping and crawling in confined areas.

Requires prolonged standing.

Works regularly with cleaning solvents, gasoline and other petroleum products.

Must possess valid state driver's license for state in which employed and for equipment maintained.

Salary Information

Hourly Rate: $14.72 - $31.45

Additional Information

Hours of Operation: 3 PM - 11:30 PM

*Minimum 6 ASE Certificates (active) are REQUIRED

**CDL is REQUIRED

Test(s) Required

Verizon Job Fit Test BTechnician Knowledge Test GAutomotive Maintenance SI

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Equal Employment Opportunity

  • Verizon is a Federal Contractor
  • Verizon requests veteran priority referrals
  • Verizon is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer M/F/Disability/Vet.