Status: Full-time position
Location: Santa Fe, NM
Deadline Date: 3/11/13
Job Summary: To service automobiles, trucks, light and heavy equipment and attachments.
Education and Experience
A. High school diploma or the equivalent; and
B. Two years work experience in an automobile garage or service station servicing automobiles/vehicles; or
C. An equivalent combination of education and experience.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge of and able to maintain complete and accurate records; to operate all tools and equipment required by the job.
Considerable skill in effective communication and interpersonal relations both orally and in writing.
Ability to work under general supervision.
Must pass a drug and alcohol screening prior to employment and periodically thereafter.
Must obtain a valid Commercial Driverís License (CDL-B) with P endorsement and obtain a City of Santa Fe driving permit within 6 (six) months. Use of Pneumatic and electric powered tools, tire replacement machines, tire balancers, lubrication machines, high pressure washers, tire field service truck, two-way radio, multi-line telephone, various writing instruments and manuals.
Work is generally performed in an automotive/vehicle shop setting; may work outside under varying weather conditions. May be subject to loud noises, fumes, cuts and bruises and strenuous physical effort. Position involves standing, walking, stooping, kneeling, crawling, reaching, climbing and handling. Ability to speak and hear and have good visual acuity including color, peripheral, distances and close vision. Ability to lift and/or move 75 pounds. Night, weekend and irregular work hours may be required.
Duties: Cleans motor vehicles and equipment with water or steam.
Dispenses oil, chemicals, water and air as required to service automobiles, buses, trucks, tractors and other equipment.
Assists mechanics with fan belts, light and signal systems.
Greases all lubricating systems on vehicles; changes oil and oil filters; tests and adds water to batteries; makes adjustments to windshield wipers, mud guards; changes and repairs tires; cleans or replaces spark plugs.
Assists mechanics in making repairs; replaces hydraulic fluid; tows stalled vehicles; maintains records of service and repairs and date of vehicle maintenance.
Keeps garage and service area in a clean and orderly condition.
And other duties as may be required.
The City of Santa Fe is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the American's with Disabilities Act, the City will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective employees and incumbents to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.
Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the city application form. Submit City of Santa Fe Application by one of the following methods
Fill out application at Human Resources Department, City Hall, 200 Lincoln Avenue, Santa Fe, NM
Mail application to P.O. Box 909, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87504-0909
Or fax application to (505) 955-6810. Applications may be downloaded from our website
www.santafenm.gov; or apply online at www.santafenm.gov. Applications become public record upon receipt and may be made available for public inspection upon request.
When required of the position, attach a copy of certification(s) or license(s). Copies of high school diploma/GED & college degree must be provided at time of interview. Pre-placement physical exams are required for some positions. Incomplete applications may delay or exclude consideration of your application.