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Fleet Equipment Technician I – Public Works

Clark County, Vancouver, WA

Job - Government

Close Date: 04/12/2020

Fleet Equipment Technician I – Public Works

Job Summary

Clark County Public Works looks for people who can grow, think, lead and inspire. We seek leaders, achievers and doers who bring skill, passion and commitment to public service.

Are you someone who rolls up their sleeves and jumps in? Are you someone who likes to help others in a manner that exceeds their expectations? Are you someone who enjoys working in a fast-past environment? If so, I invite you to learn more about the Fleet Equipment Technician I position.

As the Equipment Technician I in Fleet Services, you will diagnoses problems; make mechanical repairs to all types of equipment used in roadway and parts maintenance and perform vehicular maintenance for all county departments. Other duties will consist of: Designing, modifying, repairing, and installing hydraulic systems and components.

This position is represented by Local 1432 – International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers.

This announcement is open until filled and has a first review date of February 25, 2020.


Education and Experience:

Any combination of education, experience, and training that would demonstrate the ability to perform the work will be considered.
• Three (3) years of experience as a journey level equipment/vehicle Technician
• Certified vocational course work or training relating to repair and maintenance of various fleet equipment may substitute for up to one (1) year of the required experience
• Must possess a valid motor vehicle operator’s license
• Must possess or be able to obtain a Commercial Driver’s License Class A with air brake and HAZMAT (Hazardous Materials) endorsement and passenger endorsement, within one (1) month of hire
• Five (5) years of experience working on diesel truck engines and hydraulically operated equipment is highly desirable
• Experience in welding and fabrication is highly desirable
Knowledge of: Gas and diesel truck engines and hydraulically operated equipment; mechanical repair and preventive maintenance.

Ability to: Independently perform major repairs and maintenance on a variety of diesel trucks; read and comprehend service and equipment manuals; operate large and small equipment, motor vehicles, and tools in a safe and efficient manner; work independently in the performance of regular duties; accurately and neatly record and maintain a variety of data.
An online application is required. For complete job announcement, application requirements, and to apply on-line, please visit our website at:
Equal Opportunity Employer
Clark County is committed to increasing the ethnic, cultural and social diversity of its workforce and ensuring that diversity is a key priority of our organization. We are committed to providing equal opportunity and access regardless of race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, age, marital status, the presence of any sensory, mental, or physical disability or the use of a trained guide dog or service animal by a disabled person, sexual orientation/gender identity, veteran status or any other status protected by law. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Clark County’s Equal Employment Opportunity Plan is available at
If you are in need of ADA/Section 504 assistance for accommodations, please contact Human Resources at (360) 397-2456; Relay (800) 833-6388.
Salary Grade: Local 1432.177 ($28.62 - $32.49) per hour
Close Date: Open Until Filled

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