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Assistant Vehicle Mechanic
Title:Assistant Vehicle Mechanic
Status: Full Time 

Hours: Monday through Friday 7:45am to 4:15pm 
*Must be flexible with schedule depending on needs. 

Wage: DOE 

General Description of the Position:
Under supervision, is responsible for skilled work of average difficulty in vehicle overhaul, maintenance and repair and performs related work as required.

Requires the skills to use the tools, machinery and equipment of the mechanic trade.  Must have the ability to diagnose equipment malfunctions and make reports on work performed; good mechanical ability; ability to instruct others; to maintain effective working relationships with our individuals and other staff members; and ability to be flexible.  Must have a valid driver's license.

Essential Functions:
Good knowledge of the procedures, techniques, materials, tools and equipment used in the overhaul, maintenance and repair of a variety of equipment and machinery; record of dependability; personal cleanliness; safety minded; and knowledge of the limitations of handicapped persons.

  1. Operate vehicle in safe and lawful manner according to agency policy. 
  2. Perform lubrication jobs and oil changes in a service station type setting.
  3. Does major overhaul work and repair work on gasoline motors, and other automotive and mechanical equipment.
  4. Repairs and overhauls brakes, ignition systems, transmissions, differentials, rear axle assemblies, hydraulic motors, pumps and related equipment.  Understands and repairs direct current electrical problems.
  5. Tunes engines using standardized testing equipment.
  6. Performs welding operations for auto mechanics and other areas of the agency.
  7. Provides maintenance services (equipment repair) for other areas of the agency.
  8. Maintains working relationship with staff in other areas of Black Hills Works.
  9. Performs other duties as assigned by the Vehicle Mechanic.
  10. Must be flexible with schedule and report to calls after hours as needed
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