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Mechanic

at DFW Area Application Consortium

Posted: 3/8/2019
Job Reference #: 6242_37922
Keywords: mechanic, diesel

Job Description

Openings as of 3/25/2019
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  • Mechanic JobID: 6242
  • Position Type:
    Maintenance/Custodial/Mechanic

  • Category/Recruitment Type:
    Other

  • Date Posted:
    12/12/2018

  • Location:
    Maintenance Department

  • District:
      Castleberry ISD -
  •   
    Primary Purpose:
    Perform minor mechanical repairs to ensure proper performance and safety of district vehicles.
    Work on projects assigned, follow established procedures.
    Qualifications:
    Education/Certification:
    Valid Texas commercial driver’s license (Class A or B, with P endorsement)
    Current Texas School Bus Driver Training Certificate
    Special Knowledge/Skills:
    Ability to diagnose mechanical problems and perform repairs with general supervision
    Ability to operate equipment and tools involved in vehicle repair
    Ability to lift heavy equipment and vehicle parts
    Ability to pass alcohol and drug test
    Ability to pass required bus driver safety training
    Acceptable driving record
    Ability to operate bus
    Experience:
    Two years’ experience as mechanic
    Major Responsibilities and Duties:
    Maintenance and Repairs
    1. Use diagnostic equipment to evaluate mechanical problems in vehicles.
    2. Perform minor mechanical repairs.
    3. Help lead mechanic complete major repairs.
    4. Do welding and minor body work.
    5. Service vehicles according to established preventive maintenance schedule. Rotate and balance
    tires; change oil and filters; lubricate vehicle parts; inspect and replace hoses, belts, mirrors,
    lamps; and maintain all fluid levels.
    6. Maintain accurate, updated records of preventive maintenance.
    7. Inspect vehicles and evaluate condition of systems, equipment, accessories, and lights; service as needed.
    8. Demonstrate process of preventive maintenance and visual inspections to mechanic helpers.
    9. Perform preventive maintenance, including bleeding of air tanks, on shop equipment according to established schedules.
    Safety
    10. Operate tools, equipment, and machinery according to prescribed safety procedures.
    11. Follow established safety procedures and techniques to perform job duties including lifting, climbing, etc.
    12. Correct unsafe conditions in work area and report any conditions that are not correctable to supervisor immediately.
    13. Help keep shop, equipment, and tools in safe operating condition.
    Other
    14. Maintain accurate records of time and materials required to perform repairs and service.
    15. Operate buses and other vehicles as needed.
    16. Work irregular hours as needed.
    Supervisory Responsibilities:
    None.
    Equipment Used:
    Automotive diagnostic equipment, wheel balancing equipment, tire repairing equipment, small hand tools, drill, drill press, grinder, air-powered tools, welding torch, torque wrench, jack and lift equipment. School bus and district vehicles.
    Working Conditions:
    Mental Demands/Physical Demands/Environmental Factors:
    Moderate walking, standing, climbing, heavy lifting, carrying, stooping, bending, kneeling, and reaching. Work outside and inside, around moving objects, vehicles, and machinery with moving parts. Exposure to dampness and humidity, toxic chemicals, exhaust fumes, gasoline, and diesel fuel.
    Application Procedures:
    A complete application should be sent to:
    David Rodriguez, Director of Human Resources
    Castleberry I.S.D.
    5228 Ohio Garden
    Fort Worth, Texas 76114
    Or
    You may submit an On-line Application at www.castleberryisd.net
    All personnel of the Castleberry Independent School District shall be employed without regard to national origin, race.