The Automotive Technician I, under general supervision, maintains and repairs gasoline-engine vehicles and equipment.
Performs routine skilled tasks in the general maintenance and repair of automotive equipment including servicing, adjusting and repair of engines and all vehicle components.
Perform tune-ups on vehicles, repair and replace mechanical parts.
Maintain a safe and clean working environment.
Maintain and conduct inventory, and operational reports utilizing Fleet Management Programs..
Education and Experience:
High school diploma or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Two years of related experience.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others.
Registrations, Certifications, and Licenses:
Valid driverâ™s license. Must be able to obtain State of Texas class âœBâ vehicle operatorâ™s license (Commercial Driverâ™s License with passenger endorsement and air brakes endorsement) within 45 days of employment.
Must be able to obtain Texas State Inspections license within 60 days of employment.
Automotive Service Excellence certification in at least one related specialty
Other Requirements: Ability to lift heavy objects.
Job Posting Close Date:
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Demonstrate the ability to operate several types of buses and vans to the extent of maneuvering safely through congested traffic conditions, adverse weather and road conditions. Exhibit a high degree of mental concentration and independent judgment. Good verbal and written communication skills. Ability to multi-task and work cooperatively with others.
Registrations, Certifications, and Licenses: Valid vehicle operatorâ™s license and good driving record.Â Must be able to obtain State of Texas class 'B' vehicle operator's license (Commercial Drivers License with passenger endorsement and air brakes endorsement) within 45 days of employment.
Please attach all required documents listed belowÂ in the attachment box labeled as either âœResume/CV or Resume/Cover Letterâ on the application. Multiple attachments may be included in the âœResume/CVâ or Resume/Cover Letterâ attachment box. Â Any additional attachments provided outside of the required documents listed below are considered optional.
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Cover Letter
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Resume or Curriculum Vitae
Application Submission Guidelines:
All applicants are required to apply via our Career Site on or before the closing date indicated on the job posting. Applicant inquiries received via email and websites such as Indeed, HigherEdJobs, etc. will not be considered unless the individual has applied to the available position via theÂ PVAMUÂ Career site.
The required documents listed in the above Required Attachments section must be attached to the application prior to the job closing date indicated to ensure full consideration for the application submitted. Please contact the Office of Human Resource on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or firstname.lastname@example.org should you need assistance with the online application process.
Background Check Requirements:
Internal Number: R-032349
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Prairie View A&M University is dedicated to excellence in teaching, research and service. It is committed to achieving relevance in each component of its mission by addressing issues and proposing solutions through programs and services designed to respond to the needs and aspirations of individuals, families, organizations, agencies, schools, and communities--both rural and urban. Prairie View A&M University is a state-assisted institution by legislative designation, serving a diverse ethnic and socioeconomic population, and a land-grant institution by federal statute.