The town of Saugus is searching for a skilled Mechanic. Working under the general supervision of the DPW Department, the Mechanic performs skilled maintenance and repair work on automotive and certain electrical and mechanical equipment; all other related work as required.
This person performs, plans and records preventive maintenance operations in compliance with state and federal regulations; such as changing oil and replacing oil filters, refilling lubricant, changing and or rotating tires, tuning up engines and inspecting vehicles for safety hazards. As well as other similar work.
Orders replacement parts; deals with part vendors; maintains accurate records of parts purchased. Performs appraisals on damaged vehicles. Picks up vehicles and delivers repaired vehicles.
Complies with OSHA safety regulations and implements the town’s safety policies and procedures, ensuring safe working conditions and practices within the facility. Attends safety training as required.
Recommended Minimum Qualifications: Education & Experience: High school diploma or equivalent supplemented by training in automotive repair work at the journeyman level; three years of professional experience in automotive repair; or any equivalent combination of automotive education and experience.
Special Requirements: A valid Massachusetts Class D motor vehicle operator’s license. ASE Automobile Technician Certification’s preferred.
Performs other duties as assigned.