Aug 26, 2022

Transportation Mechanic (multiple positions)

  • TrulyHired
  • Winton, NC 27986, USA
Full-time Education

Job Description

TRANSPORTATION MECHANIC I (Salary Grade 59)

NATURE OF WORK

An employee in this class performs semi-skilled duties in the operation, repair and maintenance of the vehicles in the school transportation program. Manuals are provided as resource guides for new assignments while other tasks are performed based on experience. Minor problems may be resolved; most others are referred to a supervisor. Errors may be quickly revealed or may be located only by involvement of others. Most errors may be easily remedied and not costly. The employee receives limited supervision.

ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLES OF WORK
  • Fills fuel tanks on school buses and school-owned vehicles.
  • Lubricates moving parts of vehicle chassis.
  • Checks, adds and replaces brake and steering fluids.
  • Checks, adds and changes engine oil.
  • Installs air and oil filters.
  • Replaces wiper blades and fan belts.
  • Rotates, replaces and repairs tires.
  • Replaces brake linings.
  • Cleans, adjusts and changes spark plugs.
  • Drains and cleans radiators. Inspects exterior and interior of vehicles for defects.
  • Removes minor dents.
  • Paints buses and vehicles with spray equipment.
  • Tests headlight alignment and makes necessary adjustments.
  • Cleans carburetors, ignition systems, and electrical components.
  • Tests and replaces batteries as needed.
  • Checks and repairs doors and lifts.
  • Repairs seat belts.
  • Repairs broken windows.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
  • Working knowledge of vehicle operation and maintenance.
  • Skill to perform manual tasks associated with engine maintenance, tire replacement, fuel dispensing, washing vehicles, etc.
  • Skill in operating various machines in repairing vehicles.
  • Ability to locate problems.
  • Ability to physically perform minor repairs.
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions.

SUGGESTED TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE

Some experience and training with vehicle operation, maintenance and repair is preferred.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

Appropriate North Carolina driver's license for the weight and type of vehicles operated as required by the Department of Motor Vehicles (Commercial Drivers License)

Starting salary- $15-$17 per hour depending on qualifications

Full time employment with benefits (health insurance, paid time off, etc)

  • Position Type:Full-time
  • Positions Available:2
Job Categories :Career Education > Industrial Mechanics
Support Staff > Transportation
Job Requirements

  • No experience required

Contact Information

  • Ka'Wania Parker , Administrative Assistant
  • 701 N Martin St
  • Winton,North Carolina 27986-9698
  • Phone: 2523581761
  • Email: click here

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