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Fleet Mechanic II

  • Job ID: 371429572
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours: 7:00am - 3:30pm
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: Corporate Supply Chain
  • Department: UPMC Transportation
  • Location: 1000 Paxton Street, Harrisburg PA 17104
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $20.05 to $30.08 / hour

Description

UPMC Corporate Supply Chain is hiring a Fleet Mechanic II for our Harrisburg, PA location.  This regular, full-time position primarily works from 7:00am-3:30pm, Monday through Friday.

In this role, you will help service a variety of vehicles that include ambulances, shuttle busses, box trucks, etc.  

The Fleet Mechanic II will diagnose, overhaul, adjust, and repair all series of motor truck and bus equipment including, but not limited to the following: Engines (gas and diesel), Electrical/Brake/Cooling Systems, Transmissions (manual and automatic), Clutches, Differentials/Power dividers, PTO systems, Starters/Alternators, Refrigeration systems, Air conditioning systems (including cold and hot units), Fan clutches, Engine electronics (gas/diesel), Power steering systems, and Steering gear box (manual and power).

If you're the right candidate for the position, you will have basic mechanic skills, knowledge of many vehicles and state emission/inspection certifications.  Apply online today to be considered for the opportunity!

Responsibilities:
  • Use hand tools such as screwdrivers, pliers, wrenches, pressure gauges, and precision instruments, as well as power tools such as pneumatic wrenches, lathes, welding equipment, and jacks and hoists.
  • Perform all levels of preventive maintenance services
  • Road test vehicles when necessary
  • Perform duties with little or no supervision and in a timely and efficient manner
  • Inspect brake systems, steering mechanisms, wheel bearings, and other important parts to ensure that they are in proper operating condition.
  • Examine and adjust protective guards, loose bolts, and specified safety devices.
  • Inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using test instruments such as handheld computers, motor analyzers, chassis charts, and pressure gauges.
  • Inspect and verify dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to factory specifications.
  • Specialize in repairing and maintaining parts of the engine, such as fuel injection systems.
  • Identify warrantable repairs and document on repair order
  • Perform routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries, and lubricating equipment and machinery.
  • Maintain work area appearance and safety
  • Test drive trucks and buses to diagnose malfunctions or to ensure that they are working properly.
  • Raise trucks, buses, and heavy parts or equipment using hydraulic jacks or hoists.
  • Adjust and reline brakes, align wheels, tighten bolts and screws, and reassemble equipment.
  • Identify and determine parts required for repair of disassembled units

Qualifications

  • A mechanic with a minimum of six (6) years practical experience or an equivalent combination of related education and experience is required.
  • A mechanic should have specialized training and experience/knowledge and understanding of theory and concept of major components (i.e. engines, transmissions, etc.)
  • Proficient in the use of all tools of the trade (Welding and painting equipment, power tools and shop machinery).

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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