Fleet Service Technician (Heavy Shop)

Salary: $16.37 - $17.68 (DOQ) per hour
Shift: 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday - Friday (Subject to recall)
Recruitment Period: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Please print ALL linked documents below and return to our office in person or mail to:

Human Resources, 201 West Gray Bldg C, Norman, OK 73069

Employment Application

Supplemental Questionnaire

EEO Survey

Waiver and Release

Inclusion Statement


Education and Experience:  High school diploma or equivalent. Minimum of one year of experience in basic heavy truck or equipment servicing and repair. Participation in Fleet ASE Certification Program is highly encouraged. 

License and Certifications:  Valid Oklahoma Driver’s License and satisfactory driving record.  Must obtain an Oklahoma Commercial Driver’s License, Class B within six (6) months of employment.  Must obtain an Oklahoma Commercial Driver’s License, Class A with N-T endorsement, and a State of Oklahoma CNG Equipment (Vehicle) Technician Certification within twelve (12) months of employment.

Knowledge:  Parts location and structure of heavy-duty vehicles, large trailers, and heavy equipment.  Preventive maintenance techniques.  Emissions and inspection standards.  Safety practices related to repair of equipment.

Skills:  Using work aids and hand/power tools.  Changing filters and greasing zerks during the servicing of vehicles.  Reassembling parts & equipment. Basic welding skills are preferred, but not required.  Following oral and written instructions.  Communicating both orally and in writing.

Duties and Responsibilities:  Reviews work orders and determine problems with vehicles or equipment to be serviced. Determines location and cause of vehicle or equipment malfunction by visual and manual inspection prior to beginning actual service.  Retrieves the needed parts from the in-house parts store for servicing of the vehicle.  Performs visual and manual preventative maintenance tasks to ensure safe and serviceable operation of the vehicle. Repairs flat tires, checks fluids in vehicles, and replenishes or replaces as needed.  Operates City wreckers to recover & transport vehicles & equipment.  Cleans all vehicles and equipment.  Performs related work as assigned. Performs facility maintenance, lawn care, and seasonal work as needed.

Working Conditions: Frequent exposure of up to 80% of work time to dirt, dust, extremes of temperature, and noxious fumes and odors.

Mental and Physical Abilities:  Ability to lift and carry moderately heavy (25-50 lb.) materials, supplies, and equipment frequently.  Ability to lift heavy (50-75 lb.) materials, supplies, and equipment occasionally.  Work requires continued walking, stooping, standing, and some climbing.  Ability to maintain regular, predictable, and punctual attendance. 

Additional Information: Selected applicant must pass background investigation, physical examination, and drug screen.

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