Auto Mechanic

Compensation

: $66,405.00 - $130,870.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Automotive





*** In order to be considered for this position candidates must be on the Auto Mechanic Civil Service List #9009 or is currently serving in an Auto Mechanic Civil service title *** Under supervision, general duties will include preventive maintenance, malfunction diagnostics, and repairs to; engines, motor-powered equipment, and component assemblies and systems used in automotive, construction, and special-purpose motorized equipment. Responsibilities will include overhauls and repairs to both diesel and gasoline internal combustion engines and their prospective components. Eligible candidates will provide diagnosis and repair to engine systems, brake systems, transmissions, ignition systems, rear ends, steering, suspensions, clutches, differential assemblies, fuel systems, hydraulic systems, electronic and electrical systems, and other related motor vehicle components and assemblies. Candidates must be capable of contributing to vehicle breakdown recovery, and handling repairs and adjustments in the field so that a vehicle may be returned to the garage or repair shop under its own power. Duties will require openly communicating information to supervisors and providing orders to other journeymen as directed.

Qualification Requirements 1. Five years of full-time satisfactory experience acquired within the last fifteen years as an auto mechanic; or 2. Not less than two and one-half years of full-time satisfactory experience as specified in "1" above acquired within the last ten years plus sufficient helper or apprentice experience or relevant education acquired in a trade or vocational high school or technical school approved by a State's Department of Education or a recognized accrediting organization, to make up the equivalent of five years of acceptable experience. Six months of acceptable experience will be credited for each year of helper or apprentice experience or relevant education. License Requirements At the time of appointment candidates must possess a New York State Class B Commercial Driver License ("CDL") or a Motor Vehicle Driver License valid in the State of New York and a Learner's Permit for a Class B Commercial Driver License. Appointees hired with a Learner's Permit must obtain the Class B CDL within six months of appointment. The CDL, with no restrictions that would preclude the performance of Auto Mechanic work, must be maintained for the duration of employment.

Selection preference will be given to candidates possessing; 1. New York State Class A Commercial Driver License ("CDL") Driver License with air brakes and tow endorsement. 2. New York State Certifications: a.As a Motor Vehicle Inspector certified in Light Vehicles, Group 1; b.As a Motor Vehicle Inspector certified in Heavy Vehicles, Group 2; c.As a Motor Vehicle Inspector certified in Motorcycles, Group 3; d.As a Motor Vehicle Inspector certified in Emissions, Group 1 If selected for the position the above mentioned licenses must be maintained for the duration of employment.

*** In order to be considered for this position candidates must be on the Auto Mechanic Civil Service List #9009 or is currently serving in an Auto Mechanic Civil service title*** Positions may be located in any of the 5 boroughs and various shifts - including nights and weekends. Note: This position is open to qualified persons with a disability who are eligible for the 55-a program. Please indicate in your resume or cover letter that you would like to be considered for the position under the 55-a program.

*** In order to be considered for this position candidates must be on the Auto Mechanic Civil Service List #9009 or is currently serving in an Auto Mechanic Civil service title*** All resumes are to be submitted electronically. Current City Employees: Please log into Employee Self Service (ESS) at follow the Careers link and search for Job ID number 400670. All other applicants: Please go to www.nyc.gov/careers/search and search for Job ID Number 400670. If you do not have access to a personal computer: Please visit your local public library. Most public libraries have computers available for use. No phone calls, faxes or personal inquiries permitted. Only those applicants under consideration will be contacted. For more information about DOT, visit us at: www.nyc.gov/dot.

Various shifts - may include nights and weekends.

Positions may be located in any of the 5 boroughs - various shifts - including nights and weekends.

New York City residency is generally required within 90 days of appointment. However, City Employees in certain titles who have worked for the City for 2 continuous years may also be eligible to reside in Nassau, Suffolk, Putnam, Westchester, Rockland, or Orange County. To determine if the residency requirement applies to you, please discuss with the agency representative at the time of interview. * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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