Solano Irrigation District   Vacaville, CA   Full-time     Mechanic/Technician
Posted on November 1, 2022
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The Mechanic works in a commercial auto shop repairing mechanical defects of District vehicles and equipment. They inspect motorized equipment; diagnose issues; perform basic and advanced repairs as needed or as directed by the lead or the Fleet & Logistics Supervisor, performs preventative maintenance on passenger car, light and heavy trucks and equipment, performs brake and suspension repairs, install fuel pumps, strainers; fuel lines, gasoline tanks and gauges; repairs small equipment, perform periodic vehicle inspections per CHP requirements and will make recommendations for the purchase of parts and tools when needed. The Mechanic has knowledge of the care and operation of internal combustion engines, automotive parts, and accessories.

The ideal candidate has experience in the repair of light duty trucks and heavy equipment. They deal courteously with the public; and communicate effectively verbally and in writing. A strong candidate has the ability to use and/or learn to use industry specific software programs.


Any combination of training, education and experience which demonstrates possession of the knowledge and abilities stated above and the ability to perform the duties of the position.

Experience and Education

Three (3) years of experience in operation and repair of light duty trucks and heavy equipment and graduation from high school or equivalent.

Licenses and Certification

·       Possession of a valid and appropriate Class B California Driver’s License with a satisfactory driving record to maintain insurability.

·       Smog Check Repair Technician license and ASE certifications, or equivalent, are highly desirable, but not required.

To Apply

Apply Online - Complete the Solano Irrigation District Online Job Application and Equal Employment Opportunities Questionnaire:


Apply by Paper - Submit the Solano Irrigation District Job Application and other required documentation, to:

Solano Irrigation District 

Attn: Human Resources 

810 Vaca Valley Parkway, Suite 201 

Vacaville, CA 95688  


Applications must be received by the closing date. Postmarks or faxed applications or resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the Solano Irrigation District Job Application.


Deadline for 1st application review: November 21, 2022 5:00 PM

Solano Irrigation District

810 Vaca Valley Parkway
Vacaville , CA