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Mechanic III-Heavy Equipment

Organization

Louisville Metro Government

Description

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
Performs highly skilled mechanical work in the maintenance and repair of automotive machinery.
UNDER GENERAL DIRECTION:
Overhauls motors on trucks, cars, garbage packers, and other large equipment.
Secures parts for vehicles.
Makes service calls in the field.
Diagnoses defects in automotive equipment.
Corrects break downs or problems concerning automotive equipment.
Corrects defective automotive equipment.
Performs related work.

Requirements

Minimum Requirements: Completion of a recognized Mechanic apprenticeship program.

WORK EXPERIENCE:
Two years of experience in mechanical work in a commercial garage.

EQUIVALENCY:
Additional experience may be substituted for the training requirement.

OTHER MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
Must submit to and pass pre-employment and random alcohol and drug tests as mandated by the Department of Transportation.
Must wear safety equipment as mandated by OSHA.
Must be on 24 hour call. Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
Must possess and maintain a valid Class A Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with air brake endorsement or obtain within six months of employment.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS AND WORKING CONDITIONS:
Meets regular and punctual attendance standards and any special needs of the position as determined by management, including mandatory overtime and performing related work.
Spends prolonged periods of time sitting, standing, walking, carrying, stooping and climbing.
Lifts and carries items weighing up to 100 pounds in a team setting.
Sufficient vision and hearing are needed to detect and correct mechanical problems.

Type

Full-time

Work Schedule

No Information

Salary

$23.41 Hourly

Benefits

Louisville Metro Government is committed to providing our employees with the tools they need to lead a fit and healthy life. Aside from community-wide initiatives like the Mayor's Hike, Bike and Paddle event every Memorial Day and Labor Day, and the Healthy Hometown Movement, Metro Government provides employees with programs designed to enhance their life and well-being, like a Wellness Center that allows employees and their dependents with Metro health insurance to take care of their basic medical and health needs for a $5 co-pay. Louisville Metro Government understands that a team of healthy, vibrant employees is the greatest asset we have.

Full Time Regular
· Medical
· Dental
· Vision
· Group Term Life
· Supplemental Life
· Accidental Death & Dismemberment
· Sick Leave
· Vacation
· Holiday Pay
· Bereavement Leave
· Kentucky Public Pensions Authority
· 457 Deferred Comp
· Voluntary Lifestyle Benefits
· Tuition Assistance
· Qualified Adult Benefits
· Childcare Assistance
· Free TARC Use
· Paid Parental Leave

Required Education

Certificate

Work Location

Louisville

Application Process

https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/louisvilleky/jobs/3635680/mechanic-iii-heavy-equipment?sort=PostingDate%7CDescending&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

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