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Hourly Equipment Repair Technician (No CDL)

Company: Virginia Department of Transportation
Location: Williamsburg
Posted on: March 9, 2023

Job Description:

Closing Date Extended Title: Hourly Equipment Repair Technician (No CDL) Hiring Range: $21.17 - $27.88 Pay Band: 3 Agency: VA Dept of Transportation Location: Williamsburg AHQ/Sign Shop Agency Website: Recruitment Type: General Public - G Job Duties This position is based at the Williamsburg Equipment Shop in Williamsburg, Virginia but may be required to work in other locations within the Hampton Roads District.This position is an hourly/wage position. Wage employees may not work more than 29 hours per work week/per month on average over the course of a year and are limited to 1500 hours within a 12 month period. This position does not include the state benefits package.The Hampton Roads District is seeking an Equipment Repair Technician to diagnose, repair, inspect, and maintain motorized and mechanical construction, highway maintenance, grounds, and automotive equipment of all types.The Core Responsibilities of the position include: Diagnosis and Repair -- Diagnosing vehicle and equipment failures using electronic testing equipment, service and equipment repair manuals and on-line resources. Performing repairs and overhauls to all types of automobiles, equipment and tools to include engines, transmissions, driveline components, electrical and computer systems, fuel injection systems, air conditioning, heating and ventilation systems, hydraulic systems, pneumatic components and air brakes. Recommending outsourcing for major repairs when needed. Virginia State Inspections -- Performing safety inspections under the guidelines of the Virginia State Police Inspection program for vehicles and equipment. Preventive Maintenance -- Performing preventive maintenance on vehicles and equipment according to PM schedule and guidelines. Making repairs as needed when deficiencies are found and, or recommend outsourcing. Welding Repair and Fabrication -- Designing, fabricating, modifying, and welding components to repair, rebuild, or replace parts. Emergency Operations -- Preparing equipment for emergency operations. Making equipment repairs to reduce downtime during emergency operations to include on-the-road repairs. Information Processing and Paperwork -- Preparing, processing, and maintaining require maintenance and repair documentation. Generating, completing and closing-out work orders in computer system. Performing time and leave entry. Preparing parts requests. Completing paperwork for warranty inspections and repairs.VDOT is an emergency response agency, therefore you will work outside of normal work hours during emergency operations. Minimum Qualifications for the position include: -Knowledge of the diagnosis, repair, and maintenance of automotive, construction, and maintenance equipment.-Knowledge of cutting, welding, and fabrication operations.-The ability to operate various types of light, medium, and heavy-duty trucks; and use equipment and tools in a safe and efficient manner.-The ability to independently perform major repairs and maintenance on a variety of diesel and gasoline powered trucks and equipment.-The ability to read and comprehend service and equipment repair manuals, gauges and testing devices.-The ability to perform heavy manual labor.The ability to maintain accurate records and reports.-Having skill in the use of computers, hand and power tools, and advanced electronic and computerized diagnostic equipment. Preferred Qualifications for the position include: -Having a high school diploma or GED with vocational or technical training in automotive and equipment repair and diagnostics preferred; equivalent experience or training may substitute for education.-Experience repairing and maintaining a variety of automotive and construction equipment.-Experience using cutting and welding equipment. ASE certifications preferred.-Holding a Virginia State Inspection License, refrigerant recovery and recycling certification, and/or Class B CDL. Special Instructions: You will be provided a confirmation of receipt when your application and/or r----sum---- is submitted successfully. Please refer to -- Your Application-- in your account to check the status of your application for this position. This position will require:A driver--s license valid in Virginia.Fingerprint background check, references, work history, and DMV records will be verified prior to employment.A pre-employment physical and drug screening is required. Random drug screening is performed throughout employment in this position.Safety shoesMultiple positions may be filled from this recruitment. State applications and/or resumes will only be accepted as submitted online by 11:59 p.m. on the closing date through the state applicant tracking system, Recruitment Management System (RMS). State applications and/or resumes submitted via email, postal mail, fax, or in person will not be considered. Applicants are expected to fully represent qualifications and work history on the State application and/or an uploaded resume to be considered for this position. The decision to interview an applicant is based on the information provided in the application and/or resume. The state application tracking system will provide a confirmation of receipt when your application and/or resume is submitted successfully. Please refer to -- Your Application-- in your state profile account to check the status of your application for this position. Multiple positions may be filled from this recruitment.The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is an Equal Opportunity Employer by both policy and practice. For more information about our employment practices, please visit -- Information for VDOT Employees and Applicants-- at: utilizes a market based pay program, which has been approved by DHRM. Therefore, advertised rates of pay may or may not align with the Commonwealth pay bands. This position is eligible for VDOT's Employee Referral Bonus Program. If you were referred to this opportunity by an existing VDOT employee, please be sure to answer the \"How did you find out about this opportunity question\" by selecting \"Other\" and entering their full name and either work email or phone number so we can be sure they are credited for any applicable rewards. Only one person may be entered. Contact Information: Name: Victoria Ternig Phone: 757-805-0643 Email: In support of the Commonwealth--s commitment to inclusion, we are encouraging individuals with disabilities to apply through the Commonwealth Alternative Hiring Process. To be considered for this opportunity, applicants will need to provide their Certificate of Disability (COD) provided by a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor within the Department for Aging \u0026 Rehabilitative Services (DARS), or the Department for the Blind \u0026 Vision Impaired (DBVI). Veterans are encouraged to answer Veteran status questions and submit their disability documentation, if applicable, to DARS/DBVI to get their Certificate of Disability. If you need to get a Certificate of Disability, use this link: for Individuals with Disabilities, or call DARS at 800-552-5019, or DBVI at 800-622-2155.

Keywords: Virginia Department of Transportation, Newport News , Hourly Equipment Repair Technician (No CDL), Professions , Williamsburg, Virginia

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