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Mechanic

CITY OF BRISTOL   Bristol, CT   Full-time     Mechanic/Technician
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Posted on September 24, 2020

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

MECHANIC

 

City of Bristol

Bristol, Connecticut 06010

PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT

 

SUMMARY:  Repairs and maintains gasoline and diesel powered motor vehicles, construction equipment, street maintenance equipment, and other miscellaneous equipment.  Overhauls major operating units such as motors, transmissions, and differentials; dismantles units and inspects parts, and makes necessary adjustments.  Repairs air conditioning, electrical, hydraulic and braking systems.  Performs oxygen acetylene cutting, welding and brazing, and electromagnetic arc welding and brazing.  Performs complete body work and spray painting on vehicles and other equipment.  Performs test drives.  May respond to road calls and operate equipment for repairs.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:  Requires High School graduate or GED with a major in mechanics and 6 years’ experience in automobile and truck mechanics. Must have experience in making major and minor repairs, the assembly of automotive equipment, and a variety of construction equipment.  Experience with computerized diagnostic devices and software programs, and other specialized equipment.  Requires effective communication skills.

 

WORKING CONDITIONS:  Must be able to work in all types of weather conditions, and perform strenuous activities.  Exposed to fumes, odors, and dust.  May be exposed to toxic conditions.

 

LICENSE OR CERTIFICATE:  Requires Valid Connecticut Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) that includes the minimum Sub-Classification “B” and valid CDL Medical Card.  ASE certification is desirable.

 

BENEFITS:  Defined Benefit Pension Plan, generous time off & medical/dental/vision/life insurance package.

 

WAGES:  Starting $30.35/hr.  (Increases to $30.90 @6 months, $32.22 @1 year.)

 

 

SUBMIT COMPLETED ONLINE APPLICATION TO:

www.bristolct.gov

 

CLOSING DATE:  Thursday, October 8, 2020.

 

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