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Garage Technician

  • Job ID: 530269613
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours: Between 3pm-11pm and 5:30pm-1:30am
  • Shift: Night Job
  • Facility: Corporate Supply Chain
  • Department: UPMC Transportation
  • Location: 1920 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15219
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $18.24 to $30.32 / hour

Description

The Garage Technician 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).

Are you eager to be a part of health care excellence? If so, apply today! UPMC also offers one of the best benefits packages in the nation, PTO, retirement plans, and a rewarding career ladder across all departments!

Responsibilities:

  • Adjust and reline brakes, align wheels, tighten bolts and screws, and reassemble equipment.
  • Identify and determine parts required for repair of disassembled units
  • Identify warrantable repairs and document on repair order
  • 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.
  • Raise trucks, buses, and heavy parts or equipment using hydraulic jacks or hoists.
  • 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 routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries, and lubricating equipment and machinery.
  • The ability to stand or be in awkward or unusual positions for lengths of time.
  • Inspect and verify dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to factory specifications.
  • Maintain work area appearance and safety
  • Inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using test instruments such as handheld computers, motor analyzers, chassis charts, and pressure gauges.
  • Specialize in repairing and maintaining parts of the engine, such as fuel injection systems.
  • Understands that shifts and start times can change or vary based on the needs of the operation.
  • Examine and adjust protective guards, loose bolts, and specified safety devices
  • Perform all levels of preventive maintenance services

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • A Technician with a minimum of two (2) years of practical experience or an equivalent combination of related education and experience.
  • A Garage Technician should have specialized training and experience/knowledge and understanding of theory and concept of major components (i.e. engines, transmissions, etc.)
  • Be proficient in the use of all tools of the trade (Welding, power tools, and shop machinery).

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • Driver's License
  • FMSCA Clearinghouse Drug and Alcohol Registration

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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