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Undisclosed Local Company
Posted: November 15 2016
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Responsible for servicing our fleet of small - medium sized vehicles in addition to heavy equipment pump trucks and vacuum trucks
Status: Full-time Mon - Friday Occasional Saturday
High School diploma or GED required.
At least 12 months experience as a mechanic in both gasoline and diesel engines, electrical, brakes, suspension systems, transmissions and A/C, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Current Florida State driver's license with a good driving record required; have or be able to get a CDL
Strong diagnostic skills; engine, transmission, pumps, and electrical
Skilled in the use of laptops and other computer vehicle interface devices
Read, understand, & apply information from manuals & computers
Good verbal & written documentation skills.
Honest and dependable with a good work ethic
Responsible team member with a positive attitude
A desire for long term employment
1) Use hand tools such as screwdrivers, pliers, wrenches, pressure gauges, and precision instruments, as well as power tools such as pneumatic wrenches, lathes, welding equipment, and jacks and hoists.
2) Inspect brake systems, steering mechanisms, wheel bearings, and other important parts to ensure that they are in proper operating condition.
3) Perform routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries, and lubricating equipment and machinery.
4) Adjust and reline brakes, align wheels, tighten bolts and screws, and reassemble equipment.
5) Raise trucks, buses, and heavy parts or equipment using hydraulic jacks or hoists.
6) Test drive trucks and buses to diagnose malfunctions or to ensure that they are working properly.
7) Inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using test instruments such as handheld computers, motor analyzers, chassis charts, and pressure gauges.
8) Examine and adjust protective guards, loose bolts, and specified safety devices.
9) Inspect and verify dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to factory specifications.
10) Specialize in repairing and maintaining parts of the engine, such as fuel injection systems.
11) Attach test instruments to equipment, and read dials and gauges in order to diagnose malfunctions.
12) Rewire ignition systems, lights, and instrument panels.
13) Recondition and replace parts, pistons, bearings, gears, and valves.
14) Repair and adjust seats, doors, and windows, and install and repair accessories.
15) Inspect, repair, and maintain automotive and mechanical equipment and machinery such as pumps and compressors.
16) Disassemble and overhaul internal combustion engines, pumps, generators, transmissions, clutches, and differential units.
17) Rebuild gas and/or diesel engines.
18) Align front ends and suspension systems.
19) Operate valve-grinding machines to grind and reset valves.