MECHANIC Full Time
City of Augusta | Augusta, ME
The City of Augusta Public Works is seeking a skilled individual to perform maintenance and repair work on vehicles and heavy equipment for our Central Garage. Work involves basic mechanical repairs and maintenance, such as tire service, lube & oil change, brake jobs, minor tune-ups, fueling equipment, vehicle cleaning and vehicle inspections. Work is performed under the direction of the Fleet Service Manager and is reviewed for efficiency and quality of work.
Qualified candidates will possess vocational school or other specialized mechanic training and two (2) years experience as an automotive/equipment mechanic. Experience working with Heavy Equipment is desired. Must possess a valid State of Maine Motor Vehicle Inspection License (A & D) and a Class B commercial driver’s license, or have the ability to obtain these licenses within six months of hire. As a condition of employment, the City requires new employees in this unit to reside within 25 miles of the Augusta public works garage.
This is a full-time, non-exempt position. We offer great benefits, generous paid time off, affordable health insurance, Maine State Retirement, Life, Income Protection, 11 paid holidays and MORE!
Pay Range as of January 1st: Based on experience and certification.
Mechanic I: B2: $16.07 to $20.64 per hour
Mechanic II B1: $18.73 to $21.05
To apply, please submit a letter of interest and resume or an Application for Employment to Human Resources at HR@augustamaine.gov or at our office at 16 Cony Street.
This opening will be posted through Februar 18, 2018 and until a suitable candidate is hired.