The City of Altoona is seeking a qualified person to serve as a Mechanic in the Department of Public Works at the City’s Highway Yard. The successful candidate will be actively involved in maintaining the vehicles and mechanical equipment of all City departments. The essential responsibilities of the position will include, but not be limited to, the following:
Test, service, and repair vehicles and mechanical equipment; operate a variety of diagnostic instruments as well as hand, electric, and air-driven tools; repair brakes, engines, electrical, fuel, hydraulic, transmission, ignition, air conditioning, exhaust, axle assemblies and related systems; conduct analyses and inspections of vehicles and mechanical systems; perform state mandated vehicle inspections.
The successful applicant will have three (3) years of experience in the repair and maintenance of equipment and vehicles, must possess a valid PA Class VII State Inspection License; must possess a valid state CDL drivers’ license or obtain licensure within six (6) months of employment, must possess or be willing to obtain state emissions testing certification, and own a set of mechanic’s tools.
Submit resume and three (3) work-related references by Friday, April 27th to:
Human Resources Director
City of Altoona
1301-12th Street, Suite 301
Altoona, PA 16601
The City Of Altoona Is An Equal Opportunity Employer.
Location/Region: Altoona, PA (US - 16601)