Diesel/Gas Mechanic


Organization : City of Stuart
Job Category : Fleet Services
Job Type : Full Time
State/Province : FL
City : Stuart
Salary and Benefits : $23.17 - $37.08 per hour

Illustrative Duties (the following are highlights; please contact Human Resources for a detailed job description)

• Repairs, maintains and/or overhauls diesel and gas, standard and specialized vehicles including ladder trucks, pumpers, garbage trucks, sweepers, and a variety of special equipment including engines, brakes, transmissions, springs, rear-end and front loaders, hydraulics, fuel systems, air systems and air leaks.
• Troubleshoots, analyzes and diagnoses a variety of vehicle problems including automobiles, trucks, tractors, fire equipment, hydraulic operated pumps, small engine equipment and other equipment as necessary.

City of Stuart Career opportunities:
Human Resources
121 SW Flagler Avenue
Stuart, FL 34994

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• Responds to road-service calls in a timely manner, services and repairs disabled vehicles and equipment promptly.
• Uses specialized hand and power tools to make and complete repairs including welding and fabrication tools and materials.
• Assists in maintaining inventory and equipment records; requisitions parts, supplies, tools, equipment and other items as directed.

Minimum Qualifications and Education/Licenses and Certifications

High School Diploma or equivalent; supplemented with two (2) years’ experience at a journey-level n diesel and gas engines and other automotive equipment repair; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Experience must have included working with and maintaining automotive equipment with hydraulics, or equivalent combination of training and experience.

Must possess a valid Florida Driver License and be able to obtain a valid Florida Commercial.

Driver License (CDL), Class "B", with air brake endorsement within sixty (60) days from hire date.

Essential Physical Skills and Environmental Conditions

Task involves the continuous operation of hand and power tools and the full range of shop equipment to very exacting tolerances calling for full range of eye-hand coordination and of sensory and manipulative ability in order to achieve full production to acceptable standards. Task may involve occasional heavy lifting or moving (100+ pound) objects, but the emphasis is placed upon the coordination and manipulation skills. Task involves the regular, and at times sustained, performance of standing and walking over rough surfaces, bending, kneeling, stooping, squatting, stretching, reaching, stretching and working in confined spaces. Task requires that work be performed in adverse environmental conditions. Task requires sound, visual, color, depth and texture perception and discrimination. Task requires oral and written communications ability.

A City of Stuart Application for Employment can be obtained through our website (www.cityofstuart.us/) or by visiting the Human Resources Department. Applications for employment must be sent or hand-delivered to the Human Resources Department, or you may apply online.

The City of Stuart is a tobacco-free/vaping free workplace. All applicants must attest that they have not used tobacco products for the preceding 3-month period from the date of application. Candidates chosen for positions with the City of Stuart must undergo pre-employment screening to include verification of their non-use of tobacco products in order to be considered for employment.

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