Skip to Main Content
← Back to Jobs

Motor Equipment Repair ( Mechanic )

City of Cambridge Cambridge, MA
  • Expired: 28 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Under the supervision of the Working Foreperson performs skilled repair and maintenance of motor equipment; inspects and troubleshoots gasoline and diesel internal combustion engine-powered vehicles and other engine powered equipment; does tune-ups; repairs electrical systems; adjusts brakes and clutches, adjusts or replaces carburetors; does front-end work such as wheel alignment; removes and replaces clutches and transmissions, removes and disassembles diesel and gasoline engines, replaces faulty or work parts; grinds valves; performs engine overhauls; performs auto body work and related welding and metal working duties. May also perform preventive maintenance tasks such as lubrication and replacing oil filters and other similar duties. Also performs skilled repair of diesel equipment; troubleshoots diesel equipment to determine repairs; maintains and repairs diesel engines on trucks, heavy construction equipment, and other diesel-powered equipment; repairs ignition, fuel, and electrical systems. May supervise a small crew of workers at a lower skill level such as laborers, helpers, and maintenance workers. Perform other, and related duties as assigned. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Two (2) years of mechanic experience and a current and valid Commercial Driver's License Class B. Department of Transportation medical certifications may be required of applicants pursuant to the Teamsters Local 25 collective bargaining agreement. ADDITIONAL BENEFITS: Competitive Health, Dental and Vision benefits Vacation and sick leave eligible Sick Incentive Pay eligible 3 Personal Days 13 Paid Holidays Clothing Allowance, $975 per year Applicants may be eligible for additional compensation based on relevant certifications and licenses including ASE certifications and Master Technician status. PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Lifting between 25-100 pounds, proper bending, squatting, stretching, pushing, climbing, dragging, and pulling. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. RATE: $21.02 - $28.69 per hour + excellent benefits APPLICATION PROCEDURE : All applicants must complete a Labor Service Application available from and returned to either the City's employment email account or to Personnel Dept, Room 309, City Hall, 795 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139. We are an AA/EEO Employer. Application forms available on the City's website, click on "Apply for a Job" Employment Type: Full Time

City of Cambridge


Cambridge, MA
02139 USA