Fleet Technician

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Join Our Access Transportation Team! 
Full Time Position Available! Monday – Friday 8 am – 5 pm. 
Diagnose, service, repair and schedule maintenance and upkeep for designated vehicles as identified through the auspices of the DSNWK and KDOT relationship.  Perform the general maintenance on agency vehicles located in Ellis County. Vehicles from other agency sites will be worked in as time permits (when in the Hays area). Routinely inspect all agency owned vehicles and address mechanical needs and body repairs. Starting wage $19.50, increase available contingent on experience.
  • Responsible for repairs and upkeep of building and equipment and notify Transportation Manager when assistance is required from DSNWK’s maintenance staff or external vendor.
  • Responsible for repairs and upkeep of the building generator to ensure it is in good operating condition.
  • Responsible for completing all lawn maintenance, including mowing, trimming, and sidewalk snow removal.
  • Responsible for providing back up support to the Vehicle Operator – Maintenance staff in the processing and input of data into the Mitchell 1 vehicle maintenance tracking system, process open work orders and input the data into the RTA software.
  • Responsible for ensuring proper inventory of needed parts and supplies with a reasonable and prudent respect to budget.
  • Responsible for assisting in producing the proper internal vehicle repair invoicing information and maintaining both internal and external vehicle invoices.
  • Responsible for working with and providing required information to KDOT inspector and follow-up with repair of any KDOT identified infractions within KDOT required time frame.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, other agencies, and the public.
  • Communicate effectively verbally and in writing.
  • May be contacted for after hours emergencies.
Experience – Five years of vehicle mechanic experience preferred.

Extent of physical effort required – Routine job requirements. Ability to push and pull weights in excess of 150 pounds on a regular basis. Stand for long periods of time. Repetitive stooping, bending, twisting and lifting. Working with arms above head for extended periods of time. Working on knees when required for extended periods of time. Effectively handling and lifting of various objects that may weigh more than 60 pounds. May be required to pass a work fit examination prior to employment in this position.
Other Requirements
  • Able to perform duties on concrete surfaces for long periods of time.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Pass a KDOT physical examination, pre employment drug test.
  • Ability to exercise good judgment and discretion in handling confidential information.
  • Successful participation in Drug and Alcohol testing program as per agency policy.
  • Be in compliance with all agency required courses, including but not limited to RTAP, CPR/First Aid, or any online classes.