Salary: $25.75 - $28.96 Hourly
Location: Logan, UT
Job Type: Full-time
Department: Public Works
Job Number: 17-52
Closing Date: July 31, 2017 (Closes at 12:00 a.m. August 1, 2017)
Under general supervision, plans, organizes, and directs vehicle and equipment maintenance operations for the City of Logan Public Works Department.
Manages shop personnel in the maintenance of City vehicles and equipment; monitors mechanic time, productivity, and work flow; monitors mechanic/vehicle ratios; writes specifications for the replacement and purchase of equipment; writes specifications for the Logan Transit District buses; assists mechanics with problems encountered with complex or complicated repairs; Establishes preventative maintenance schedules for City vehicles and equipment. Educates and coordinates with other departments regarding potential value added improvements in maintenance.
Assigns equipment numbers for the purpose of tracking and monitoring equipment; assigns fuel cards to equipment and employees; estimates time and expenses required for specific jobs; obtains estimates from outside vendors for repairs to city vehicles and equipment; examines and inspects the quality of work performed by assigned mechanics; performs all levels of repair on gasoline and diesel engines, light and heavy equipment, and other equipment.
Participates as a member of the Logan City Safety Committee; evaluates operations and activities of assigned responsibilities; recommends improvements and modifications; prepares various reports on operations and activities; answers questions and provides information to other departments regarding vehicle and equipment maintenance; tracks and verifies shop inventories; establishes parts and supply lists; reviews all shop bids for accuracy and completeness; manages the City's vehicle fleet.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND OTHER CHARACTERISTICS:
Knowledge of tools, equipment, and procedures used in the overhaul, repair, and adjustment of gasoline and diesel powered equipment;
Knowledge of equipment cost record keeping practices.
Knowledge of general techniques, materials and practices of automotive mechanics and related trades.
Knowledge of the principles of supervision, training and performance evaluation.
Skill in organizing shop facilities to meet fluctuating demands.
Skill in performing journey level equipment mechanical work including the trouble-shooting of equipment for both major and minor repairs.
Skill in the use of a variety of hand-held and power tools and equipment.
Skill in communicating clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Business Management, or closely related area AND experience equivalent to three (3) years full-time vehicle and equipment maintenance and repair work, including one (1) year managing an automotive shop, or equipment fleet. Must possess or be able to obtain a Safety Inspector Certificate from the State of Utah. Must be Forklift Operator Certified. Must possess a valid Utah Commercial Driver's License (CDL) at a level appropriate to the equipment operated.
Essential functions, as determined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include the following tasks, knowledge, and other characteristics. This list of tasks is ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY, and is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and tasks performed by positions of this class. The approved class specifications are not intended to and do not infer or create any employment, compensation, or contract rights to any person(s). This updated job description supersedes prior descriptions for the same position. Management reserves the right to add or change duties at any time.
Benefits are available to Full-time employees.
Contact : City of Logan
Address: 290 North 100 West, Logan, UT 84321
Deadline for Applying : Aug 1, 2017