Overview

HEAD MECHANIC

START DATE: As soon as possible

SALARY RANGE: $ 44,200-$52,000 Excellent Benefits are available

Civil Service: Non-Competitive
Full Time, 12-month position

Non-Affiliated/Uncertified
Facilities Division

Location: T-S-T BOCES Campus

DUTIES: Performs a variety of repairs to buses, automobiles, trucks, tractors, and other machinery and equipment. Schedules maintenance work to insure proper servicing of vehicles and equipment. Repairs ignition systems, generators, regulators, etc. Repairs or replaces springs, axles, wheel bearings, transmissions, clutches, heater cores, brake systems, pumps and carburetors. Makes minor welding repairs to bodies and chassis. Paints bus bodies and repairs interiors including seats and windows. Adjusts steering mechanisms and aligns wheels. Maintains records of parts and supplies used and prepares requisitions. May perform major engine overhauls. May drive school bus on a regular basis or substitute as needed. Works under the direction of Director of Facilities. Oversees Automotive Mechanics. Does other related work as required.

QUALIFICATIONS: Two years of experience as a journeyman automotive mechanic (completion of a traineeship AND two years of journey-level experience); OR Seven (7) years working as a skilled automotive mechanic. Physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position. Must possess and maintain a New York State Driver s License.

The Tompkins-Seneca-Tioga BOCES does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national origin, political affiliation, sex, age, marital or veteran status, disability, religious practice, ethnic group, gender expression and identity, weight, or genetic predisposition in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.