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Automotive Technician Maintenance Shop

City of Twin Falls

  • Location: Twin Falls, ID
  • Post Date: 5/6/2019
  • Job Type: FULL TIME


Automotive Technician Maintenance Shop


BENEFIT PACKAGE INCLUDES : Medical & Dental Insurance, Vacation & Sick Leave (accrued bi-weekly), Paid Holidays (10), Paid Long Term Disability and Life Insurance, Wellness Program and Public Employee Retirement System of Idaho-P.E.R.S.I.

GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF WORK: Under the direction of the Maintenance Shop Supervisor, the primary responsibilities include the repair and maintenance of City owned vehicles, primarily medium sized trucks and heavy equipment. Duties include routine services such as fluid checks and oil changes; minor and major repairs of heating/air conditioning systems and hydraulic systems; electrical systems, diagnostic and repair; brake work; repair of gas and diesel engines; as well as automatic or manual transmission repairs. The position requires the ability to use standard office computer programs and sufficient physical condition to meet the demands of the job which include lifting and/or moving up to 100 pounds and working both inside and in outside weather conditions.

QUALIFICATIONS : High school diploma or GED equivalency; a Valid Drivers License; and demonstrated experience as a technician performing heavy equipment and vehicle maintenance or repair is preferred. Qualifying experience should include knowledge of general mechanical practices and techniques; ability to accurately diagnose and recommend cost effective repairs; knowledge of heating/air conditioning, electrical and hydraulic systems, technical manuals, and computer diagnostic tools; a commitment to work and operate equipment safely; and a history of good customer service. Preference will be given to applicants that have a minimum of five (5) years of related work experience; industry certification (A.S.E. or similar); demonstrated experience in diesel mechanics as well as medium to heavy trucks and large construction equipment. The applicant selected for hire must be able to obtain a Class A Commercial Drivers License within one month of hire.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Interested individuals should submit an online application using the following link: www.tfid/org/jobs.

Apply immediately.

For additional information, contact 208-735-7251 or direct e-mail to hr@tfid.org.

Closing date for this position is Friday, May 24, 2019. Human Resources Department An Equal Opportunity Employer Drug Free Workplace Qualified veterans who provide required documentation will be given preference in accordance with Idaho state law.

City of Twin Falls