Wednesday , April 17 2024

CHP Employment – Automotive Technician

Website California Highway Patrol

Job Description:

Under close supervision, incumbents perform a variety of duties in a varied number of work settings such as: assisting an Automotive Technician I in maintaining a fleet of vehicles or equipping new vehicles and stripping used vehicles of specialized equipment. Successful performance of many of the duties performed by this class require incumbents to crawl underneath a vehicle/down under the dashboard/into the trunk; lift and carry tires up to 60 pounds in weight; and work in varying, and sometimes extreme, temperatures.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain a fleet of vehicles
  • Perform preventative maintenance
  • Schedule and verify maintenance and repair
  • Make mechanical and electrical repairs and adjustments
  • Diagnose and inspect motor vehicles and accessories for needed repairs
  • Secure and maintain both manual and computer records on maintenance and servicing of a fleet of vehicles
  • Arrange for disposal of hazardous materials
  • Interpret repair manuals and related materials

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to: read automotive repair manuals, charts, invoices, and other related materials; analyze situations accurately and take effective action; project and evaluate cost effectiveness of maintenance and repair work; work independently; follow directions; effectively communicate verbally and in writing; operate tools and equipment used to diagnose and properly maintain a fleet of vehicles; and locate and secure repair-maintenance services of outside agencies that can perform the work which exceed the capabilities of your shop or are more efficient.

Qualification & Experience:

  • In the California state service, one year of experience performing the duties of an Automotive Technician I.

Job Details:

Company: California Highway Patrol

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Stockton, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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