City of Moab, UT
  • Moab, UT, USA
  • 24.01
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Health, Dental, Vision, Life, Wellness, Retirement, Gym & Aquatic Membership


Performs a variety of skilled maintenance and repair on a wide variety of equipment; performs semi-skilled labor, repair routine maintenance and Preventative Maintenance work for all Public Works Department Equipment and Vehicles.


Supervision Received: The Vehicle Maintenance Mechanic II/ CDL works under the general and close supervision of the Vehicle Maintenance Department Supervisor.


Performs minor and major repairs on gasoline and diesel engines, transmissions, differentials, drive units, brakes, suspension systems, chassis, front and rear ends, cooling systems, fuel systems, instruments, electrical systems, hydraulic systems and accessory power equipment; rebuilds engines, carburetors, ignition systems and other mechanical equipment; services pumps; performs tune-ups and routine maintenance and responds to emergency breakdowns.

Services and replaces equipment parts such as radiators, generators, distributors, brakes and clutches as required; assists in the minor repair of damaged body frames; performs welding as required to repair and rebuild parts and equipment.

Maintains and repairs hand-operated tools and equipment.

May perform maintenance, labor and construction duties as assigned by the Vehicle Maintenance Supervisor; may operate maintenance and construction equipment; may perform special projects as assigned by the Vehicle Maintenance Supervisor.

Maintains a clean and safe working environment; gives daily reports on work assignments.

Performs related duties as required.


Education and Experience

  • High school graduate or equivalent


  • Two (2) years of specialized course work in the field of mechanics


  • Three (3) years of experience in the repair and maintenance of automotive equipment including one (1) year of heavy duty and construction equipment


  • An equivalent combination of education and experience

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Working knowledge of the design, adjustment, operation, maintenance and repair of diversified mechanical and related electrical equipment; working knowledge of the standard practices, methods, materials and tools of the mechanical trade; working knowledge of the hazards and safety precautions common to equipment maintenance and repair activities; some knowledge of the use of maintenance and construction equipment.
  • Skill in the use of mechanical tools, materials and testing equipment.
  • Ability to diagnose mechanical and electrical defects and determine steps necessary to put equipment in proper operating condition; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees and other departments.

Special Qualifications (Licenses, Certifications, etc.)

Upon employment must possess a valid Utah Commercial Driver's License (CDL) or be eligible for and possess a valid Utah CDL within 6 months of hire.

Work Environment and Physical Demands

The Vehicle Maintenance Mechanic II normally works in a safe working

Environment, with occasional exposure to hazardous circumstances requiring safety

Precautions and equipment. The Vehicle Maintenance Mechanic II may work in variable weather and traffic conditions. Tasks regularly include walking, standing, stooping, sitting, reaching, climbing and lifting. Talking, hearing and seeing are necessary for performing most essential duties. Common eye, hand and finger dexterity is required for most essential functions.


Formal application, interview with hiring authority. Successful completion of a pre-employment drug, alcohol test and Background check.

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City of Moab, UT
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