Edmonds School District

Lynnwood , WA
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General Mechanic

Edmonds School District
Lynnwood, WA Full-time
Posted on December 3, 2018

The Edmonds School District is now hiring for a full time General Mechanic!

This position is assigned to the Transportation Department, located in Lynnwood, Washington. The General Mechanic diagnoses mechanical problems and performs journeyman level work in the repair, installation, alteration, service and maintenance of buses or related equipment requiring knowledge and experience in servicing a wide variety of vehicles. The General Mechanic performs repairs on heavy and light duty vehicles including both diesel and gasoline engines, drive train components including transmission and rear ends, air and hydraulic brake systems, and electrical and suspension systems. The General Mechanic performs preventative maintenance on various vehicles including the inspection of belts, exhaust systems, coolant systems, and fuel systems; inspects and changes fluids; inspects air and hydraulic brake systems for leaks and defects and makes adjustments as necessary; and inspects the condition of tires, suspension, and steering components for proper working conditions. The General Mechanic also performs diagnostic operations to troubleshoot problems on truck and automotive drive trains, suspension, brakes and electrical systems by using appropriate diagnostic tools and instruments necessary to accurately determine the reason for part or component failure. The General Mechanic maintains accurate records of filter inspections and replacements; completes department forms; and writes brief inspection reports. General Mechanics must coordinate their work with other District staff, requiring the ability to work effectively in a team-oriented environment and the ability to work effectively with a wide variety of people.

Salary: $67,725 annually

Benefits: We offer a competitive benefits package including paid holidays and vacation, Washington State Retirement plan, Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Long Term Disability benefits.

Application Deadline: December 19, 2018 at 11:30 p.m.