Position posted by Texas A&M Transportation Services

Created: Aug 14, 2015

Job Title:
Mechanic
Job Status:
Full Time
Job Category:
Mechanic
Experience:
1-3 Years
Location:
College Station, TX
Salary Type:
Hourly
Education:
High School
Job ID:
321911612
Contact:
Tamara Carpenter
Address:
702 University Dr E Bldg E College Station, TX 77843
Phone:
979-847-8871
Fax:
979-847-8685
Email:

Job Description

Job Description: Performs semi-skilled maintenance on gasoline and diesel vehicles and equipment, including fueling, lubrication and oil changes, interior and exterior cleaning and detailing, changing bulbs and all minor repairs needed for transit vehicles. Replaces parts (ex. exhaust systems, batteries, belts, hoses, etc.) Repairs and replaces tires. Performs preventative maintenance inspections. Completes and updates manual and computerized service orders. Assist by driving a DOT regulated vehicle in test driving, recovery of disabled vehicles, delivery of vehicles, etc. Assures shop area is kept clean and without clutter at all times.

Transportation Services is committed to providing courteous, responsive, quality service to our customers by fostering a respectful, positive, and welcoming environment for all. Employees are responsible for the following: representing the department to internal and external customers by actively supporting diversity; maintaining 100% "on time" compliance with all university required training for all employees; approving time worked and requesting appropriate leave in a timely manner; reading and responding to e-mail; reviewing/reading information listed on the department intranet; performing assigned tasks in a safe manner and utilizing personal protective items/equipment as appropriate or instructed by supervisor or department; reporting unsafe actions or conditions to supervisor immediately and supporting and following unit/department safety guidelines, practices and policies.

Persons in this position will be required to drive state vehicle to travel to various parts of campus and are considered essential when the University declares an emergency, campus closure, class cancellations, etc. Assists in the training of student workers. Perform other duties as assigned.

Required Education and Experience: High school graduation or any equivalent combination of training and experience. One (1) year of experience in vehicle maintenance and repair or completion of an automotive or diesel trade school. Must have valid driver's license and good driving record. Must be able to obtain a State of Texas Class "B" vehicle operator's license with airbrakes and passenger endorsement within 45 days of employment. Must be able to obtain Texas State Inspections license within 60 days of employment. Ability to multi-task and work cooperatively with others.

Preferred Education and Experience: Vocational training in related field. Commercial vehicle operator's license with passenger endorsement and air brakes endorsement. Valid State Inspections license

Special Instructions: Work hours: Monday -- Friday 1:00pm -- 10:00pm. Hours are subject to change between University semesters and class breaks. Will be required to work Saturday football game as needed. This position will be covered by DOT regulations & be in a random drug and alcohol testing pool. Please submit a complete TAMU application. An incomplete application will not be considered.

Rate of Pay: $15.13/hour

To Apply: https://jobpath.tamu.edu/postings/87057 (Please past link into your browser)

The Texas A&M System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

 

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