City of Phoenix Phoenix, AZ, United States
Oct 18, 2017Full time
ABOUT THIS POSITION Auto Technicians maintain, diagnose, and repair automotive equipment (e.g., cars, light trucks, etc.) and related equipment that requires the mechanic to have a high degree of technical ability. Usually, repair jobs are assigned to technicians with only general instructions and inspected upon completion. Currently, there are several vacancies in the Public Works Department for Automotive Master Technician which requires an ASE Automotive Master certification. This eligible list may be used by any department for any current or future vacancies over the life of the eligible list. RECRUITMENT DATES First review of resumes October 30, 2017. All materials must be received by 11:59 p.m. on this date. SALARY $19.77 (minimum) - $24.49 (maximum) hourly / $41,122- $50,939 annually. *Auto Technician w/ Automotive ASE Master certification $21.61 - $26.54 hourly / $44,949 - $55,203 annually. Comprehensive benefits package includes 11.5 paid holidays, 12 vacation days, 15 sick days, free bus/light rail pass, traditional pension and 457/401 plans, tuition reimbursement upon hire, choice of Blue Cross/Blue Shield or Cigna HMO, PPO. For more details, visit: https://www.phoenix.gov/hrsite/Benefit%20Category/002.pdf JOB REQUIREMENTS Four years of full-time experience in the maintenance, repair and computerized diagnostics of auto equipment ---OR--- Associates degree in automotive technology from an accredited college plus two years of full-time experience in the maintenance, repair and computerized diagnostics of auto equipment. Graduation from an accredited automotive trade school may be substituted for six months experience. An equivalent combination of related experience and education may be considered. All positions require a motor vehicle air conditioning EPA section 609 certification within 45 days of hire. Some positions may require a state of Arizona Vehicular Emissions Inspector certification. Incumbents must provide their own hand tools, pneumatic tools, and toolbox. (Note: technicians are provided a tool allowance of $600 annually in September towards this purpose.) For some positions in the Aviation Department individuals will be required to pass an Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) medical examination and possess a class A Commercial Driver License with a Tank Vehicle Carrying Hazardous Materials (X) endorsement at the time of hire. Some vacancies may occur on second/third shift. Working irregular hours, shifts, weekends, holidays, and evenings may be required. All positions in the Aviation Department will be required to pass a Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) background check, and a City of Phoenix or other law enforcement agency fingerprint check prior to hiring. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS – The job requirements listed above, plus: A minimum of 2 ASE certificates (A1-A8) is highly preferred. Experience working with alternative fuel systems to include but not limited to, CNG vehicle conversions, testing and repair Experience working with diesel fuel automotive equipment Experience working with hybrid vehicles Verifiable recent employment in automotive repair within last 5 years Knowledge in using fleet maintenance management software (i.e., Fleet Focus M4, M5, Faster Asset Solutions) to enter repair information HOW TO APPLY Apply online by completing the required information and attaching your cover letter and resume. Please include your experience as it relates to the qualifications stated above. YOUR COVER LETTER AND RESUME, PLUS ANY OTHER REQUESTED MATERIAL, MUST BE IN ONE ATTACHMENT. Only online applications are accepted for this position. The results of the resume screening process will be sent to your primary email address. WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW All finalists for positions are subject to a criminal background check applicable to the department or position. For other important information related to employment with the City of Phoenix, please visit: https://www.phoenix.gov/hrsite/Documents/Talent-Acquisition/Employment-Information.pdf If you need assistance applying for this job, please contact our HR Center at (602) 495-5700. REFERENCE Auto Technician, JC: 73100, ID #24771,10/16/17 6M, CP, Benefits: 002, Q The city of Phoenix is an equal opportunity employer; our employees demonstrate superior seamless customer service, integrity, and commitment to innovation, efficiency, and fiscally responsible activity. AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni who meet the required qualifications are encouraged to apply.