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Mechanic III

Cheney Public Schools
Cheney, WA Full-time
Posted on June 1, 2019

Cheney Public Schools is accepting applications for a Mechanic III. Year-round position, Mondays-Fridays, 8 am - 5 pm.

Background check required. 

Call (509) 559-4523 for additional information.

Application deadline: Sunday, June 9th, 4 pm.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Diagnose and repair mechanical, electrical and engine defects in buses and other automotive equipment.
  1. Overhaul and rebuild engines, transmissions, differentials, hydraulic and air brake systems and other major components by repair and replacements of parts.
  1. Repair and rebuild generators, alternators, starters and all other electrical components utilizing testing devices and machine equipment as required.
  1. Perform general tune-ups, utilizing diagnostic equipment.
  1. Make minor roadside repairs, or tow disabled vehicles to the maintenance shop.
  1. Repair and replace seats, glass, sheet metal, latches and other body components and assemblies.
  1. Change oil and filters, install anti-freeze and snow chains, repair tires, adjust brakes, lubricate chassis, wheel bearing and other assemblies. Perform all required preventive maintenance and regular bus safety inspections.
  1. Operate battery charges, compression gauges, torque wrenches, welding (acetylene and arc) equipment, grinders, reamers, timing lights, hoists, jacks, porta-power, pumps, compressors, drills, presses, headlight adjustment machine, air wrenches, spark plug tester and other tools, equipment and machines required for performing repair and maintenance of motor vehicles.
  1. Assist in cleaning and organization of the shop, parts room and other maintenance facilities.
  1. Complete vehicle maintenance forms and records; i.e., work orders, stock records.