Archuleta County is looking for a Fleet Mechanic
The Archuleta County Fleet Maintenance Department is actively seeking a full-time Mechanic. This is an entry level position that is perfect for one to start their career or for semi-retired individuals! We offer an excellent benefit package, including health and dental coverage, county match retirement plan, paid holidays, paid vacation, sick leave, and $50,000 of life and AD&D insurance. This position performs a wide variety of skilled and semi-skilled work including: Performing routine preventative maintenance Repair faults listed on driver vehicle inspection report Replaces & repairs tires Diagnose and repair various vehicles and equipment Maintains/organizes the fleet shop Documents parts and labor Under general supervision performs journey-level work including: Overhauling, repairing, turning and related tasks on passenger vehicles, pick-up-trucks, emergency vehicles and heavy equipment. Wage is dependent on qualifications and experience, may include a monthly tool allowance. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Any combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities may be qualifying. Vocational training in automotive mechanics preferred Experience – One to two years of experience in a directly related field or in the performance of similar duties and responsibilities. Licenses and Certifications: – Possession of and ability to maintain a Colorado Driver’s License. Knowledge of: Vehicle and equipment maintenance techniques and practices. Proper tire maintenance and repair techniques. General operation of automotive and light, medium, and heavy construction equipment. Safe operation of a variety of hand and power tools. Practices and procedures to meet accepted quality and safety standards. Ability to: Establish and maintain effective working relationships with other County employees, representatives of other agencies and organizations and members of the community. Perform duties independently without close supervision. Operate and move vehicles and equipment as needed. Maintain and repair assigned vehicles or equipment to meet service deadlines and established performance standards and objectives. Operate and communicate on two-way radios. Understand and follow written and verbal instructions. Pass random drug and alcohol testing. Provide and maintain proper hand tools to perform job requirements. We are looking for a motivated individual to join our team. If this sounds like you, submit your application now!