County Of Henrico

Henrico , VA
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Automotive Equipment Mechanic

County Of Henrico
Henrico, VA Full-time
Posted on August 11, 2019

Automotive Equipment Mechanic

Location Glen Allen, VA, US

Organization Name County of Henrico Department of General Services Central Automotive Maintenance

Minimum Salary $35,588 Maximum Salary $65,465

General Statement of Duties Closing Date:

  • This position closes on Monday, August 26, 2019
  • Performs skilled work at the journeyman level in the maintenance and repair of a wide variety of automotive, construction and engineering equipment; does related work as required

Essential Duties:

Considerable knowledge of standard practices and equipment of the automotive mechanic trade; considerable knowledge of the principles of operation of gasoline and diesel engines and of mechanical repair on heavy trucks and construction equipment; knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the trade; ability to understand and carry out complex oral and written instructions; ability to adapt available tools and repair parts to specific repair problems; skill in the use and care of hand and machine tools employed in motor repair and adjustment work; skill in adjusting defects in heavy automotive equipment; mechanical aptitude; physical condition that permits such activities as heavy lifting, bending, stooping, driving and occasional work under adverse temperatures and/or weather conditions.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Completion of tenth grade and a recognized apprenticeship program leading toward a journeyman rank as an automotive mechanic, and two (2) years of experience in semi-skilled automotive equipment maintenance; OR, any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities

Additional Information

This position is located in the West Central Automotive Maintenance shop and is for the evening shift 2:30 pm to 11:00 pm Additional positions with different shifts/locations may be filled from this posting if open at the time of hire. Possession of a valid driver's license issued by the State of Virginia. May require possession of a valid Virginia Commercial driver's license, with endorsements and without restrictions. Certification by the State of Virginia to perform vehicle safety inspections must be obtained within six (6) months of employment date. Must be willing to work assigned shift. A criminal history record check and fingerprinting are conducted on all persons conditionally offered employment, including a conditional offer of initial employment, or a conditional offer to promote, demote, or laterally transfer an employee.

How To Apply

Closing Date: This position closes on Monday, August 26, 2019.

Minimum Salary 35588 Maximum Salary 65465

Currency USD

Main Organization General Government

General Government

Employment Status: Permanent Full-time Permanent Full-time

Amount of Travel: Work At Home

About Us

Henrico County, a progressive employer of choice, provides job seekers with the promise of fair and competitive compensation; a close-knit atmosphere with low employee turnover; and a benefits package that helps secure financial stability. Established in 1611, Henrico County has deep historical roots. Henrico County borders the City of Richmond to the west, north, and east and constitutes approximately a third of the Richmond metropolitan areas. Henrico County is among the top-rated counties in the nation and was one of the first localities to adopt the County Manager Form of Government. Citizens of Henrico County are represented by an elected Board of Supervisors representing five magisterial districts. Henrico County General Government currently has more than 30 agencies. Department Heads are appointed by the County Manager, with the exception of the elected constitutional officers. Henrico County is an equal opportunity employer and, when you join us, you will be surrounded by fellow associates who come from all walks of life, all types of cultural backgrounds and all ages.