Performs preventive, predictive and corrective maintenance to vehicles to include: automobiles, light trucks, medium trucks, heavy trucks, emergency service vehicles, and buses; and equipment to include: heavy construction equipment, lawn maintenance equipment, Public Services equipment and small equipment.
Maintain fleet assets and City equipment by performing inspections, preventive maintenance, predictive maintenance and corrective maintenance.
Maintain City shop and equipment.
Performs State safety and emissions inspections.
Performs all other related duties as assigned.
High School Diploma or GED
1 year of experience in the repair and maintenance of gasoline and diesel vehicles, automotive mechanic experience or related field.
REQUIRED SKILLS & ABILITIES
Knowledge of internal combustion engines including gasoline, diesel, and alternative fuel.
Knowledge of standard and automatic transmissions, PTO drives, drive axles, steering and suspension systems.
Knowledge of hydraulic systems to include pumps, motors, valves, and fittings.
Knowledge of fuel systems.
Knowledge of electrical and electronic systems.
Knowledge of heating and air conditioning systems.
Knowledge of braking systems.
Ability to accept responsibility and account for his/her actions.
Ability to follow instructions, safety practices and standard operating procedures in performing assigned tasks.
Ability to be punctual and attend work regularly
Ability to work effectively with people regardless of their age, gender, race, ethnicity, religion, or job type.
Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly.
Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
Ability to accurately account for parts and materials.
Ability to accurately input data into the maintenance software system.
Ability to read schematics, repair manuals, parts manuals and other related documents.
Ability to operate the state inspection system.
Ability to safety handle chemicals, fuels, and batteries.
Ability to diagnose mechanical problems.
Skill in use of personal computer including Microsoft Office, Open Office or similar word processing programs, e-mail and the internet.
Skill in the troubleshooting, diagnose and repair of all fleet assets and small equipment.
Skill in operation of shop equipment and tools.
Skill in fabrication and welding.
Must submit to and pass a pre-employment drug test, physical and functional capacity test.
Must possess a valid State of Texas Drivers License Class "C" and good driving record as defined by City policy.
Must possess a minimum of two Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certifications in repair categories approved by the City.
Must obtain a valid class CDL-A Texas Drivers' License with good driving record within 1 year of hire date.
Must obtain a State of Texas Department of Public Safety Inspector's License within 1 year of hire date.
Additional Salary Information: 'Mechanic Skill Base Pay' requirements refer to pay scale chart.
Internal Number: FY1718-05
About City of Lewisville
Welcome to the great City of Lewisville, Texas!
On behalf of the 100,000 people who call Lewisville their home, I want to welcome you to our city. Lewisville is proud of its rural Texas heritage. The first settlers came to this area before the Civil War, and some of their first buildings were churches and schools because they weren't building a place to live for the short term, they were building a home for generations.
The same pioneer spirit and family values thrive today in Lewisville, a place where families enjoy a high quality of life and business is booming. Lewisville is a vibrant and growing community of the 21st century, with major employers and thriving retail outlets that combine to create a strong economic framework for our residents and a quality family-friendly experience for our visitors.
Lewisville has many opportunities that make this such a great place to live, work and play. Many of those are detailed in the comprehensive Lewisville 2025 vision plan that was developed by residents and then adopted by City Council in July 2014. Learn more about Lewisville 2025.
Enjoying and protecting our natural environment is important to Lewisville. W...ith more than 2,000 acres of public parks, plus 2,000 acres of urban wilderness at Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area (LLELA), there are nearly endless options for outdoor recreation. Lewisville Lake draws more than 3 million visitors each year for active and passive enjoyment of its cooling waters and tree-lined shores. Keep Lewisville Beautiful gives residents and businesses a chance to actively help protect our environment and its natural beauty. Visit our Tourism website to learn more about the many outdoor options available to you.
Lewisville residents and visitors are able to take advantage year-round of some of the finest cultural opportunities in North Texas, including more than a dozen fine and performing arts groups. There's always something happening at the Medical City Lewisville Grand Theater, our 40,000-square-foot arts center that opened in 2011. For information on shows and exhibits, visit MCLGrand.com.
Shopping can be a chore for some, a form of relaxation and enjoyment for others. Either way, with more than 2,000 retail stores and restaurants in Lewisville, local residents and visitors can find just about anything their looking for on local shelves and menus. And with so many businesses in town, along with many nationally known corporate names, attractive employment opportunities abound.
Our city is a fun, safe and nurturing place to live for families with young children, young professionals charting their life path, seniors entering their golden years, or anyone else seeking urban convenience in a relaxed suburban setting. High-performing schools, scores of volunteer opportunities, spirit-filled churches and a thriving economy mean nearly any need can be met right here in Lewisville.
Come and join us! We want you to be part or our team with the City of Lewisville!