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Department of Public Works Fleet Services Operations
At the City of Atlanta, we are passionate about building and improving our community. Our police officers, firefighters and building inspectors keep our citizens safe. Our Public Works staff keeps our City clean and helps maintain, build and improve our City’s infrastructure. Our City planners help envision and shape future City growth. Our Parks & Recreation professionals enhance our quality of life.
Our engineers help keep our drinking water clean, the largest airport in the world (by passenger volume) operating and our buildings maintained. Along with the host of Finance, Procurement, and Human Resources professionals whose support is vital, we are the City of Atlanta! If you are seeking a meaningful role where you can make a real difference improving and growing our City, we welcome you to explore the job opportunities we have to offer.
Posting Expires: Open Until Filled
Salary: Commensurate with experience
General Description and Classification Standards
Performs semi-skilled work involving the operation and maintenance of vehicles and equipment. Duties may include, but are not limited to: running diagnostic tests on vehicles, completing work requests, performing fleet management tasks, reporting, and maintaining equipment which includes tow trucks, fork lifts, battery power packs, auto code scanners, key cutters and other equipment used in the daily operation of the garage.
Supervision Received Works under direct supervision and follows standard procedures and written instructions to accomplish assigned tasks.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities These are typical responsibilities for this position and should not be construed as exclusive or all inclusive. May perform other duties as assigned.
Completes work requests; reviews vehicle service history; verifies warranty status; completes maintenance or repairs; advises vehicle status.
Assists with fleet management; assesses repair or service needs of vehicle; runs diagnostic tests on vehicles; may schedule towing for disabled vehicles, arrange pick-up or dispatch operable vehicles to applicable service facility for repair; performs post service inspections.
Assists with reporting; compiles statistical information regarding labor, vehicle downtime and repair history.
Operates and maintains equipment, including tow trucks, fork lifts, battery power packs, auto code scanners, key cutters and other equipment used in the daily operation of the garage.
Follows standardized procedures and written instructions to accomplish assigned tasks.
None. May oversee temporary or contract workers as needed.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities This is a partial listing of necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities required to perform the job successfully. It is not an exhaustive list.
Knowledge of: automotive terminology and principals of automotive repair.
Skill in: the use of computers; in troubleshooting vehicle maintenance issues and in the care and use of basic mechanic tools.
Ability to: communicate effectively both orally and in writing; to maintain effective working relationships with fellow employees, internal and external customers.
Minimum Qualifications - Education and Experience
Completion of a 1 year technical or vocational course of study in the appropriate area.
1 year of experience in general automotive and collision repair.
Preferred Education & Experience
Completion of a 1 year technical or vocational course of study in the appropriate area and 3 years' experience in general automotive and collision repair.
Licensures and Certifications
Valid State of Georgia CDL License or the ability to obtain one within 6 months.
ASE Certified Mechanic in general automotive repair and collision preferred.p >