General Nature of Work:
Performs skilled or supervisory tasks to maintain automotive or ocean vessel equipment or to provide aircraft ground support.
Guidelines for Class Use/Distinguishing Characteristics:
Positions in this class exercise discretion in diagnosing and repairing mechanical problems in motorized equipment.
Examples of Work:
(Note: The examples of work listed in this class specification are not necessarily descriptive of any one position in the class. The omission of specific statements does not preclude management from assigning specific duties not listed herein if such duties are a logical assignment to the position. The intent of the listed examples is to give a general indication of the levels of difficulty and responsibility common to all positions in this class.)
Supervises aviation ground support activities to accommodate flight operations.
Performs repairs of moderate to high difficulty on automotive vehicles.
Instructs staff in proper repair procedures.
Assists in planning and directing the activities of the equipment depot.
Provides specialized equipment service.
Repairs and adjusts the main auxiliary engines and related machinery of an ocean vessel.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
(Note: The knowledge, skills and abilities listed are not necessarily inclusive of the requirements for every position in the class.)
Knowledge of fuel handling and aircraft servicing procedures.
Ability to direct, supervise and train personnel.
Knowledge of principles and practices used to diagnose vehicles by the use of computerized test equipment.
Knowledge of automotive maintenance and repair equipment and methods.
Knowledge of purchase and supply techniques for automotive equipment.
Skill in the use of testing and measuring instruments.
Knowledge of the safety requirements relating to engine room work on a sea vessel.
Ability to interpret technical service manuals.
State Minimum Training and Experience
State Necessary Special Requirements:
Some positions require a commercial driver's license and freon recovery certification.
(Note: Additional requirements may be applicable for individual positions in the employing agency.)
Work experience that involved the independent performance of job duties directly related to the area of employment.