Website State of Illinois
Central Management Services Division of Vehicles is looking for a candidate who is highly motivated and professional to serve as an Auto Motive Mechanic. This position will perform skilled mechanical repairs and preventive maintenance of passenger vehicles and light duty trucks for the states fleet. We invite all qualified applicants interested in assisting the Division of Vehicles as we serve the State of Illinois to apply for the position of Auto Motive Mechanic.
- Completes and submits shop records such as mechanic time tickets identifying parts used and labor hours for each repair/maintenance procedure performed to supervisor.
- Performs major repair and maintenance to steering/suspension, exhaust, brakes/airbrakes, shocks/struts/springs, and computer controlled automotive systems including fuel injection, cooling/heating, electrical systems, and other components.
- Performs other duties as required or assigned which are reasonably within the scope of the duties enumerated above.
- Under direct supervision of the Automotive Shop Supervisor, inspects passenger vehicles and light duty trucks serviced at the facility.
- Operates diagnostic electronic testing equipment to discover mechanical problems and to service vehicles equipped with complex electronic ignition and pollution control systems.
- Performs basic upkeep and maintenance duties for the work area.
- Prefers ability to repair diesel engines as well as gasoline engines.
- Requires working knowledge of standard vehicle repair and maintenance practices and techniques, occupational hazards, and applicable safety measures.
- Requires ability to prepare work activity reports.
- Prefers the ability to bring own toolbox and mechanical tools.
- Requires extensive knowledge of materials and parts.
- Requires skill in the use of tools and the operation of the machines and equipment employed in motor repair and adjustment.
- Requires ability to locate and adjust mechanical feedbacks in motors and equipment and make necessary repairs.
- Requires extensive knowledge of all mechanical hand tools and testing equipment.
Company: State of Illinois
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: Des Plaines, IL, US
Application Deadline: N/A