POSITION SUMMARY:General Daily Duties: Perform preventive maintenance and scheduled maintenance repairs in compliance with DOT and Safety policies. Essential Functions:Utilize Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports (DVIR's) to diagnose electrical, hydraulic, suspension, brake and air systems on vehiclesComfortability with vehicle diagnostic software/systems to interpret failure modes to initiate or assign repairsPerforms repairs and assigned preventive maintenance servicesPerforms service calls for emergency breakdownsComplete required paperwork for tracking repairs on vehicles, documenting parts usage, and accounting for repair timesMaintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with Corporate / OSHA StandardsPerforms all work in accordance with established safety procedures Special Skills, Education or Licensure Required:Minimum of two (2) years of experience in automotive/truck, light or heavy equipment maintenance and repair OR completion of accredited vocational technical school programProficiency in vehicle and equipment diagnosis and repairWorking knowledge of fuel, ignition, cooling, mechanical, hydraulic, electrical and air brake systemsKnowledge of safety procedures and practices necessary while operating or repairing vehicles and equipmentSkill in operating tools equipment, parts and procedures utilized during the repair and servicing of vehicles and equipmentAbility to effectively communicate needed repairs or tasksAbility to read and comprehend service and technical information Licenses, Certifications, RegistrationsVehicle driver's licenseAbility to obtain Commercial Driver's License (CDL)Ability to obtain Air Brake Inspector Certification Physical Demands and Work EnvironmentWork is performed in an open automotive shop environment. Incumbents are exposed to the elements, the noise of machinery and vehicles, fumes, exhaust emissions, grease, engine oils, solvents, chemicals, dust, electrical hazards, mechanical hazards, vehicle hazards and vibrations. Incumbents stand and walk on level and uneven surfaces, twist, bend, push, pull, crouch, climb stairs, reach, bend and crawl, grasp, drag, lift and carry items weighing 50 pounds or less. Incumbents may work above shoulder level with power and /or hand tools weighing 15 pounds or less and in confined spaces. Incumbents must be able to meet the physical requirements of the positions and have mobility, vision, and hearing, sense of smell and dexterity levels appropriate to the duties to be performed.
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