Highway Equipment Mechanics maintain, repair, and modify
medium (GVWR 10,500-26,000 lbs.) and heavy (GVWR greater than 26,000 lbs.)
highway maintenance and construction equipment.
Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency
sufficient to perform advanced-level work and may provide work direction and
training to others.
This position is located within the
District 1 Equipment Shop in Las Vegas. Incumbent is involved in the
maintenance, repair and modification of medium and heavy highway maintenance
and construction equipment including single axle dump trucks, tandem axle dump
trucks, motor graders, chip spreaders, truck mounted backhoes, twin diesel
powered rotary snow blowers, ten wheel water trucks, front end loaders,
tractor/trailer combinations, and pavement grinding machines. Incumbent will
maintain, repair, and modify light equipment. Repairs and service may be done
in an equipment shop or in the field.
** This recruitment may be used to fill
multiple positions within the Equipment Shop for the next six months **
Completion of a recognized automotive/equipment repair
apprenticeship program followed by one year of journey level experience in the
maintenance and repair of medium and heavy duty vehicles and equipment; OR
completion of the Equipment Mechanic-in-Training program in Nevada State
service followed by one year of journey level experience as described above; OR
an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Register on the
NVAPPS website at www.nevadadot.com/jobs and create and applicant profile. Then
apply for recruitment number 31412.
under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. Nevada Department of
Transportation is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action
in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race,
color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual
orientation, pregnancy, genetic information (GINA), or gender identity and