START RATE $26.34/HR.
THE POSITION: Performs minor and major repairs on motorized and other equipment, including, but not limited to trucks, loaders, tractor, pumps, street sweepers, grader, snow plows, compressors, etc. Test drives vehicles as necessary and may remove equipment from operation with approval of supervisors. May be required to drive vehicles in extreme situations. Prefer diesel and small engine experience. Must have own tools.
SUPERVISION RECEIVED: Under general supervision of the General Foreman who may assign work and reviews work for adequacy, competency and completeness.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Considerable knowledge of the construction, rebuilding and repair of all components of equipment such as included above. Ability and familiarity in the use of tools and testing equipment necessary to maintain such equipment. Ability to follow written and oral instructions. Prefer Commercial Driver’s License with an air brake endorsement, welding experience and ability to wear a respirator.
Not less than five (5) years experience in the repair and maintenance of large trucks (2 Ton and up) and/or loaders, graders, tractors, etc. or in lieu thereof an equivalent combination in experience and training.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Considerable physical strength and above average dexterity.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please send Watertown Job Application to the Town Manager’s Office, Town of Watertown, Town Hall Annex, 424 Main Street, Watertown, CT 06795 by 4:00 P.M., Friday, March 7, 2014. A Town of Watertown Job Application can be picked up at the Town Hall Annex or online at www.watertownct.org. No phone calls will be accepted.