HIGHWAY EQUIPMENT MECHANIC I

  • State of Nevada
  • Elko, Nevada
  • Aug 23, 2019
Temporary Construction and Skilled Trades
  • Salary: $47,189 - $69,739 per yr

Job Description

Highway Equipment Mechanics maintain, repair, and modify medium (GVWR 10,500-26,000 lbs.) and heavy (GVWR greater than 26,000 lbs.) highway maintenance and construction equipment. Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform work independently with little or no additional training. There are two positions open and they are located within District III, Elko. These positions will be filled on a TEMPORARY basis, the positions will not exceed six months. Incumbents diagnose, maintain, modify, and repair Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) equipment and are responsible to keep equipment in the sub-district's fleet including a variety of light, medium, and heavy equipment in good repair for routine maintenance and emergency response. Repairs include, but are not limited to, engine repair or replacement, repairing and rebuilding brake systems, steering and suspension system components, differential and drive line components, servicing of automatic and manual transmissions, electrical and wiring systems; repair, maintain, fabricate, and install parts, components, and special use items. Keeping the fleet in safe operating condition is critical to the daily operation that NDOT performs and in effectively preserving and managing our assets and enabling safer operations. Women and under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. Nevada Department of Transportation is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information (GINA), or gender identity and expression.
Closing Date/Time: 09/21/2019

Additional Information

RECRUITMENT INFORMATION
Announcement Number: 38052
Open to all qualified persons.
Posted 08/22/2019
Close Date: 09/21/2019
Recruiter:
CORRINE COSENTINO
Phone: (775)888-7911
Email: ccosentino@dot.nv.gov
Applications accepted for another 0 Days 18 Hrs 52 Mins