Automotive Mechanic II - NEW HIGHER SALARY!

$36,682 - $55,512 yearly
  • NC Department of Transportation
  • 375 Silas Creek Parkway, Winston-Salem, NC 27127, USA
  • Jan 30, 2024
Full time Fleet Services

Job Description

How to Apply
This posting is for 2+ openings and your application will be considered for ALL of them through April 5!
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NEW HIGHER SALARY: $36,682 - $55,512
The Challenge
We are looking for 2+ skilled Automotive Mechanic/Equipment Repair Technician II's to join our Forsyth County Equipment team.
In this role, you will:
    • Perform skilled mechanic work involving services and repair of mechanical systems of gasoline/diesel/alternative fuel-powered automotive and heavy equipment.
    • Conduct inspections, diagnostics, and service on simple to highly complex mechanical systems using advanced diagnostic instruments and software.
    • Conduct parts/systems failure analysis.
    • Calibrate, adjust, and operate engine analyzers.
    • Routinely determine materials, techniques, and tools to accomplish work varying in complexity depending on the type of mechanical system and ancillary components/equipment.
    • Perform recurring and non-recurring work such as electrical, suspensions, brake system repairs, and /or fitting and repairing more complex ancillary and specialized equipment.
    • Consult with a senior technicians or supervisor on complex cases.
What You Bring
    • Experience performing preventive maintenance on 1+ of the following: light, medium, heavy duty trucks, or heavy equipment.
    • A complete set of mechanic tools.
    • Experience diagnosing basic electrical systems and proper wiring repairs.
    • Hydraulic system repair experience, including component replacement and hoses.
    •  Ability to repair and maintain automotive and heavy equipment, and diagnose problems using diagnostic equipment.
    • Ability to prepare employment and equipment repair paperwork.
    • Communications skills to understand written and verbal instructions.
    • Agility and strength to move parts and materials necessary to repair and maintain equipment.
    • Ability to safely operate equipment for testing purposes, and work in an indoor and outdoor environment.
    • Demonstrated commitment to provide safe working environment by leading by example.
    • Ability to read and interpret Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) manuals, schematics, diagrams, and sketches.
    • Strength to move relatively heavy objects and perform heavy lifting.
    • Safety toe shoes.
    • Class A Commercial Driver's License with Tanker "N" endorsement. (If you don't have it, still APPLY.  You can gain it through our on-the-job training within 360 days of hire.)
    • We will conduct a pre-employment drug test and background check for your past 2 years about controlled substances and alcohol testing.
    • You will be required to work during adverse weather conditions such as snow and/or ice, tornadoes, hurricanes, etc. that can lead to working extended daily hours, weekends, and holidays.
    • We may require current certification by the EPA as a Type I, II, III, or Universal Technician.
Education & Experience
    • High School/GED diploma, and
    • 2+ years of relevant experience, or
    • An equivalent combination of education and experience.
Call me: Lisa Davenport at 336-896-2330.
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