Automotive Mechanic I

Notice of Job Opening


Date: January 28, 2020

Department: Garage

Pay Range: Depending on Qualifications


Examples of Work

  • Services all equipment in Garage and at job site
  • Does general repair on automotive equipment and minor repairs on heavy equipment & small engines.
  • Performs welding and fabrication as required.
  • Operates outside fueling truck for heavy equipment and stationary engines.
  • Performs related work as required.
  • Completes work orders on work performed.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to read, understand, and interpret maintenance manuals.
  • Considerable knowledge of the standard tools, test equipment, methods and practices used in the repair and maintenance of automotive equipment.
  • Knowledge of the operation of internal combustion engines, ignitions and other systems and components of automotive and heavy equipment.
  • Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the trade.
  • Demonstrated ability of various welding skills.
  • Ability to operate the variety of automotive and heavy equipment used by the city.
  • Ability to lift heavy objects – up to 75 lbs. routinely
  • Ability to perform physical essential functions of the job.

Necessary Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by courses in repair and maintenance of automotive equipment with a minimum of two years shop experience or any equivalent combination of training and experience.
  • Possess a valid State of Georgia CLASS B Driver’s license with both a hazardous material endorsement and air brake endorsement.

General Online Application

If you have any additional questions please email or call Human Resources: +1 706 883 2037, hr@lagrangega.org