Job Code: 136953380
Pay Type: hourly
As part of our total benefit package, Macomb County proudly offers medical, dental, and vision coverage, with no monthly premium to employees for single, two (2) person or family coverage. Health care, dental and vision benefits are effective the first day of employment.
DEPARTMENT: Department of Roads
LOCATION: Vehicle Maintenance – Clinton Township
HIRING AUTHORITY: Director
FLSA STATUS: Non-exempt /Overtime pursuant to Collective Bargaining Agreement or Human Resources and Labor Relations Policy
EMPLOYMENT RELATIONSHIP: Just cause subject to probationary period
UNION REPRESENTATION: Road Technicians Association
CURRENT HOURS AND STARTING TIME: Full-time (40 hours per week) position. The starting time for this position is currently 7:00 a.m.
Under direction, performs mechanical repairs and maintenance on all Macomb County Department of Roads vehicles or equipment, Macomb County fleet vehicles and Macomb County Sheriff vehicles. Various pieces of equipment include but are not limited to heavy-duty trucks, semi tractors, graders, loaders, gradalls, underbody blades, material spreaders, dump bodies, snow plows, trailers, electronic message boards, street sweepers, aerial towers, pick-up trucks and various cars; performs related duties as assigned.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Performs mechanical repairs and preventative maintenance on various pieces of equipment.
Identifies and repairs mechanical issues including but not limited to; mechanical and computer electronic controls, air brake systems, transmissions, computer controlled automatic transmissions, electrical repairs, exhaust and emission control systems, heating and air conditioning, hydraulics, steering and suspension systems.
Performs routine maintenance checks and adjustments on vehicles and equipment including: fluid levels, hoses, belts, brakes, tires, and clutches, change oil and filters, and lubricate equipment.
Performs a variety of welding functions.
Maintains vehicle records by recording service and repairs.
Provides mechanical information or advice as needed to appropriate personnel.
Maintains vehicle appearance by cleaning, washing, and painting.
Responds to routine and emergency calls for repairs and service.
Utilizes mechanized tools, jacks, floor hoists and above ground hoist.
Maintains equipment by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs.
Maintains a tidy work environment.
May be required to work irregular hours, weekends and holidays when needed.
Required Education and Experience
Required Experience for Master Welder
Preferred Education and Experience
Required Licenses or Certifications
Preferred License or Certifications
COMPETENCIES FOR SUCCESSFUL PERFORMANCE OF JOB DUTIES