Maintains, repairs, and overhauls automotive, construction, and material-handling equipment; keeps equipment maintenance records; prepares requisitions and reports; trains and supervises subordinates in maintenance and repair procedures and techniques. Works from shop drawings, specifications, and repair and parts manuals.
Performs preventive maintenance; operates equipment during test procedures; repairs braking systems; tests and repairs electrical systems, diesel and gas engines, fuel systems, power trains, track systems,
hydraulics/pneumatics, and chassis. Prepares time sheets, material distribution records, equipment historical files, and parts and material requisitions; performs engine diagnosis and corrects problems through subassembly repair or replacement; repairs and adjusts steering system; performs minor body repairs and painting; performs gas welding, cutting, and brazing; operates construction, automotive, and material-handling equipment during diagnosis and testing; rebuilds components; trains subordinates. Prepares work progress reports and provides material usage data; conducts personnel readiness capability program interviews.
Prepares vehicle and equipment inspection reports; implements training for crews; overhauls internal
combustion engines; diagnoses engine malfunctions and repairs power train units (except torque converter power shift and automatic transmission); troubleshoots hydraulic, air, and vacuum braking systems.
Supervises personnel repairing automotive, construction, and material-handling equipment; performs diagnosis and repair of standard and electronic ignition systems using test equipment; organizes work assignments for team and crew leaders; prepares equipment, manpower, and material estimates from drawings and specifications; uses principles of scheduling; repairs/replaces fuel and combustion emission control components.
Directs maintenance shops; administers accident prevention program; coordinates the assignment of tasks to department and unit personnel; provides technical advice and assistance; implements maintenance and cost control program; organizes and controls the use of equipment and material.
Directly supervises 64 Mechanics and Equipment Operators.
Budget size responsible for is $104,000 annually.