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2 weeks ago Administration, Business and Management Savannah   58 views
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Entry level Mechanic I is needed for Chatham County Fleet Operations. If you have the minimum qualifications we want to hear from you.

Job Summary: In this introductory position, you will perform basic preventative and routine maintenance on vehicles and equipment including checking and replacing fluid levels, draining oils, changing filters, and checking batteries. You will perform pre-delivery inspections and install decals on new fleet vehicles. You will also repair/replace tires on light and heavy equipment to include rotating, balancing, and checking air pressure. This role assists in counting and maintaining inventory, receiving incoming parts to distribute to Equipment Mechanics, and picking up parts from vendors, and may fill in for the Parts Manager. You will perform emergency service calls for disabled fleet vehicles, jump start batteries, and/or assist with transporting vehicles to the shop. When repairs and maintenance are needed from outside vendors, you will drive vehicles to dealerships or other commercial shops. You will perform general cleaning and housekeeping tasks associated with maintaining vehicles, equipment, and shop areas, and will also perform fuel island maintenance and inspections. Excellent customer service skills are needed as you communicate by telephone and two-way radio to provide information and assistance to employees, the public, or other individuals. Other duties may be assigned.

Minimum Qualifications: High school diploma or GED, and one (1) year of experience in automotive repair and service; or any equivalent combination of training and experience. Must possess and maintain a valid Georgia driver’s license.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Must be able to learn, comprehend, and apply all county or departmental policies, practices, and procedures.

Note: During emergencies and disasters affecting Chatham County, you may be required to report to work as part of a disaster operations team.


Posting Start : 02/04/2021

Posting End : 06/30/2021

Salary: $29,860.00-$47,776.00

Company Description
There is something very charming and familiar about Chatham County, GA; very historic, yet very now; very suburban, yet very metropolitan; simply an amazing place to live, work, play and raise a family. Chatham County, the 5th oldest county in the State of Georgia (and the largest county outside of the Atlanta metropolitan area), is an idyllic riverfront community containing the beautiful and international city of Savannah and the 3 crystal clear miles of uninterrupted public beach at Tybee Island.