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Equipment Specialist [CWA09]

Van Nuys, CA 91401
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**GENERAL DUTIES**


**SOME OF THE TASKS AND DUTIES**


1) Performs inspections, maintenance and general repairs on various vehicles and associated equipment, i.e., aerial lifts, digger derricks, cable placing equipment, forklifts, trailer, etc.


2) Works with both large and small tools, diagnostic test equipment and power tools. Welding may be required.


3) Property handles hazardous material or waste associated with automotive repair.


4) May be required to qualify for State mandated licenses, i.e., smog, brake, headlight adjustment, air conditioning, etc.


5) Performs State smog inspections; may be required to become licensed SMOG Station Inspector. Responsible for associated paper and record keeping.


6) Performs inspections, maintenance, and repair work on all vehicles including air conditioning, air, hydraulic and electrical brake systems.


7) Makes emergency and roadside repairs.


8) Performs clerical work, i.e., processes motor vehicle records, purchase orders and invoices.


9) Use of computerized test equipment.


10) Use of Mechanized management systems.


11) Drives company vehicles of all types, may drive vehicle to pull a trailer. May be required to obtain Class A Driver's License once on the job.


12) All employees who hold a commercial vehicle driver's license and, as part of their job function, are required or may be required to operate a motor vehicle whose Gross Combination Weight rating of26,001 or more pounds inclusive of a towed unit with a gross vehicle weight rating of more than 10,000 lbs. or, is designated to transport 15 or more passengers, including the driver or, is of any size and is used in transporting hazardous materials requiring placarding under federal regulations will be required to participate in federally mandated drug and alcohol testing programs.


13) Receives motor vehicle repair orders from clients as well as from supervisor.


14) Contracts some automotive repairs and services to independent and dealer repair shops, with management approval.


15) Must have knowledge of state vehicle codes and federal and state safety regulations relating to motor vehicles.


16) May maintain motor vehicle parts storeroom. Involves knowledge of motor vehicles parts and suppliers.


17) May arrange workload for mechanics in shop environment.


18) May assist mechanics with problems.


19) Ability to work on gas, diesel, or alternative fuel engines on vehicles as well as special equipment.


20) Performs inspections, maintenance and repair work on special equipment including, but not limited to, portable generators (110, 220 and 440 volt, both single and three phase), compressors, hydraulic pulling equipment and forklifts.


**BASIC QUALIFICATIONS**


**Physical Requirements:**


Must be able to lift up to 100 lbs.


*For positions requiring Class A Driver's License which includes passing a State physical exam, may also be required (see Tasks and Duties #12) to participate in Federally mandated drug and alcohol testing programs which includes pre-duty and random drug and alcohol testing.


**Specifics:**


**Hours**


Monday through Saturday with "0" days during the week. Day, evening & night tours. Available for overtime and emergency callouts.


**ADDITIONAL FACTORS**


**Additional Basic Requirements**


The maximum body weight load is 275 lbs.


**Required Skills**


This job has Required Skills.


**Skills That May Be Required:**


+ **Assembly** **(Desired)-** PERFORM A SERIES OF OPERATIONS BY WHICH COMPONENTS ARE ASSEMBLED. CONTROLS OR ASSEMBLES BY SOME MEANS OF FASTENING, INTERLOCKING, MOUNTING OR FITTING PARTS TOGETHER FOR THE PURPOSE OF BRINGING A PRODUCT TO A PARTIAL OR FINAL STAGE OF COMPLETION.

+ **Automatic Diagnostic** **Equipment Knowledge** **(Desired)-** UNDERSTANDS AND EFFECTIVELY USES DIAGNOSTIC EQUIPMENT.

+ **Automotive Heating & Air** **Conditioning** **(Desired)-** MAINTAINING AND REPAIRING AUTOMOTIVE HEATING AND AIR CONDITIONING EQUIPMENT.

+ Automotive Repair Electrical Systems (Required)- PREVIOUS TRAINING OR WORK EXPERIENCE IN AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR, ALTERNATING CURRENT AND DIRECT CURRENT ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS.

+ **Communication Skills (Desired)-** ORALLY TRANSMIT IDEAS, INSTRUCTIONS AND INFORMATION SO THEY ARE CLEARLY UNDERSTOOD BY OTHERS IN FORMAL OR INFORMAL FACE-TO-FACE SITUATIONS OR ON THE TELEPHONE.

+ **Coordination** **(Desired)-** INTERFACE BETWEEN SEVERAL CONTACTS WITHIN AN ORGANIZATION, BETWEEN A VARIETY OF OTHER DEPARTMENTS AND/OR EXTERNAL ORGANIZATIONS TO TRACK AND ENSURE COMPLETION OF A TASK PROJECT; MAY INCLUDE COORDINATION OF WORKLOAD ASSIGNMENTS FOR OTHER EMPLOYEES.

+ **Electrical or Electronics** **Background** **(Desired)-** PREVIOUS TRAINING OR WORK EXPERIENCE IN THE ELECTRICAL OR ELECTRONICS FIELD OR IN COMPUTER MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR.

+ **Electronic Testing** **(Desired)-** PERFORMS A VARIETY OF ELECTRONIC AND MECHANICAL TESTING ON ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS, SUBASSEMBLIES AND PARTS, ENSURING UNIT FUNCTION TO SPECIFICATIONS AND/OR DETERMINING CAUSE OF FAILURES. UTILIZES A FULL RANGE OF ELECTRONIC TESTS.

+ **Electronics Operation** **(Desired)-** PERFORMS OPERATIONS (ASSEMBLY, FABRICATION, INSPECTION, TESTING/TROUBLE SHOOTING) OF ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS, SUB-ASSEMBLIES, PARTS/COMPONENTS (RESISTORS, INDUCTORS, CAPACITORS, CRYSTALS, DIODES, SOLID STATE SEMICONDUCTORS, CONTROLS, PRINTED CIRCUITRIES)

+ **Hydraulic Systems Repair and** **Maintenance** **(Required)-** PREVIOUS TRAINING OR WORK EXPERIENCE IN HYDRAULIC SYSTEMS AND CONTROLS, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR.

+ **Inspection** **(Desired)-** VISUAL AND MECHANICAL CHECKING OF COMPONENTS IN PROCESS AND FINAL PRODUCT FOR CONFORMANCE TO SPECIFIED WORKMANSHIP, DIMENSIONAL, MECHANICAL AND SIMILAR REQUIREMENTS. INCLUDES INCIDENTAL ELECTRICAL CHECKS UTILIZING PROVIDED FACILITIES.

+ **Machine Shop Practices** **(Desired)-** KNOWLEDGE OF MACHINE SHOP PRACTICES AND SKILLS IN THE USE OF HAND/MACHINE TOOLS AND COMPUTER CONTROLLED MACHINE TOOLS ON METALS AND OTHER MATERIALS

+ **Map Reading** **(Desired)-** ABILITY TO READ MAPS IN GOING FROM ONE LOCATION TO ANOTHER

+ **Material Control Operations** **(Desired)-** PERFORMS ASSIGNED TASKS IN AREAS SUCH AS RECEIVING, STOREROOM, TOOLROOM, PACKING AND SHIPPING. REQUIRES PHYSICALLY HANDLING, CHECKING AND TRANSPORTING MATERIALS.

+ **Metalworking** **(Desired)-** PERFORMING WORK ASSOCIATED WITH SHEET METAL, WELDING, ETC

+ **Motor Vehicle Dispatch** **(Desired)-** KEEP TRACK OF VEHICLE USAGE; PROCESS POOL ORDERS INTO TERMINAL; PUT GAS REPORT INTO TERMINALS; TAKE AND KEEP TRACK OF RESERVATIONS; MONTHLY MILEAGE REPORT; TRACE PARKING CITATIONS.

+ **Motor Vehicle Parts Knowledge** **(Desired)-** UNDERSTANDS AND RECOGNIZES THE VARIOUS MOTOR VEHICLE PARTS FOR SERVICE AND ORDERING PURPOSES, (INCLUDES AIR-CONDITIONING, HYDRAULIC AND ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS).

+ **Motorized Support Mechanic** **(Desired)-** PERFORM ALL PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE ON COMPANY MOTOR VEHICLES, INCLUDING TUNE-UPS, OIL CHANGES, ETC.

+ **Motorized Support - Mobile** **Mechanic** **(Desired)-** THE ABILITY TO MAKE EMERGENCY AND ROAD-SIDE REPAIR.

+ **Policies & Procedures** **(Hazardous Waste)** **(Desired)-** KNOWS AND FOLLOWS COMPANY POLICIES ON HAZARDOUS WASTE CONTAINMENT.

+ **Problem Resolution** **(Desired)-** ANALYZING, EVALUATING AND TRACKING SYSTEM PROBLEMS/TROUBLES AND EQUIPMENT FAILURES UTILIZING KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS TO AFFECT THE FINAL RESOLUTION.

+ **Production** **(Desired)-** PERFORM DUTIES ASSOCIATED WITH MANUFACTURE, REWORK, REPAIR OR REFURBISH OF PRODUCTS. INCLUDES, BUT NOT LIMITED TO MANUAL, CHEMICAL AND MECHANICAL PROCESSING ASSEMBLY, INSPECTION, ETC. PERFORM FUNCTIONS SUCH AS SELECTING MATERIAL, PARTS AND SUB-ASSEMBLIES.

+ **Provisioning - Spare Parts &** **Components** **(Desired)-** ANALYZING AND INTERPRETING ALL TYPES OF DRAWINGS, SCHEMATICS, WIRING DIAGRAMS, GENERATION BREAKDOWNS AND VENDOR MANUALS TO DETERMINE SPARE PARTS REQUIREMENTS.

+ **Research and Investigation** **(Desired)-** THE ABILITY TO FACT FIND AND PROBLEM SOLVE BASED ON INFORMATION GATHERED FROM ONE OR MULTIPLE SOURCES.

+ **Safety Awareness** **(Desired)-** KNOWS AND FOLLOWS COMPANY POLICY AND PROCEDURES REGARDING SAFETY. MAINTAINS APPROPRIATE LEVEL OF CAUTION WHEN WORKING, LIFTING, OR HANDLING POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS EQUIPMENT OR MATERIALS.

+ **Service Order Knowledge** **(Desired)-** GENERAL KNOWLEDGE OF THE SERVICE ORDER FROM A USER STANDPOINT.

+ **Service Order Preparation** **(Desired)-** FORMAT, CODING AND PREPARATION OF THE PAPERWORK NECESSARY TO INITIATE A SERVICE ORDER. MAY REQUIRE USE OF COMPUTER TERMINAL.

+ **Service Order Processing** **(Desired)-** ENTERING, FILING AND/OR COMPLETING SERVICE ORDERS AND FACILITATING EXPEDIENT MOVEMENT TO NEXT STEP; INCLUDING ROUTINE ORDERS AND UPDATING CUSTOMERS AS REQUESTED. MAY INVOLVE USE OF COMPUTER TEMINAL.

+ **State Safety Regulations** **Knowledge** **(Desired)-** UNDERSTANDS STATE SAFETY REGULATIONS AS THEY APPLY TO AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY AND PERFORMS DUTIES WITHIN THAT FRAMEWORK.

+ **Storeroom Attending** **(Desired)-** EFFECTIVELY OPERATES COMPANY STOREROOM INCLUDING STOCKING OF INVENTORY AND DISTRIBUTION/RECORDING OF SUPPLIES OR EQUIPMENT.

+ **Testing** **(Desired)-** PERFORMING TESTING AND TROUBLESHOOTING OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC CIRCUITRY.

+ **Time Reporting** **(Desired)-** PROCESSING HOURS WORKED, EITHER MANUALLY OR ELECTRONICALLY. MAY INCLUDE COMPLETING FORMS, CODING AND/OR ENTERING.

+ **Tool Knowledge** **(Desired)-** UNDERSTANDS AND USES THE VARIOUS TOOLS REQUIRED FOR BUILDING, MAINTENANCE OR SERVICE SUPPORT FUNCTIONS IN AN EFFICIENT AND SAFE MANNER.

+ **Vehicle Inspection/Repairs** **(Desired)-** EFFICIENTLY INSPECTS AND REPAIRS COMPANY VEHICLES, LARGE, SMALL, PASSENGER, HYDRAULIC-OPERATED, ETC.

+ **Wiring** **(Desired)-** REMOVE INSULATION AND POSITION WIRE, ASSEMBLE LUGS AND TERMINALS, WRAPPING, MECHANICAL ATTACHING, SOLDERING AND DRESSING WIRES, CABLE AND ELECTRICAL CONDUCTORS IN APPARATUS AND EQUIPMENT TO COMPLETE CIRCUITS ACCORDING TO MODELS, DRAWINGS AND DIAGRAMS.


**Training:**


On-the-job, company classroom training and other outside vendor training, which may include qualifying for state mandated licenses, i.e., smog, brake, headlight adjustment and air conditioning.


**Environment:**


1) Works outside as well as in general garage area.


2) Exposed to all weather conditions: rain, heat, cold, snow, etc.


3) Wears appropriate footwear, safety glasses, goggles and hard hat, when required.


4) Works with and around various hazardous materials and hazardous waste products including, but not limited to solvents, cleaners, asbestos and vehicle fuels.


**License/Certificates:**


+ **ASE Certification** **(Required)-** ASE CERTIFICATION IN AUTOMOTIVE, TRUCK, BODY REPAIR, AND/OR ENGINE MACHINES.

+ **Emission Certification** **(Desired)-** SMOG CHECK VEHICLES BI-ANNUALLY FOR VEHICLE REGISTRATION.

+ **Motor Vehicle License** **(Required)-** POSSESS VALID DRIVERS LICENSE

+ **Motor Vehicle License (Class A)** **(May be Required)-** POSSESS A VALID CALIFORNIA/NEVADA DRIVER'S LICENSE (CLASS A) WHICH INCLUDES PASSING A CALIFORNIA/NEVADA STATE PHYSICAL EXAM. BE ABLE TO DRIVE LARGE TRUCKS, PULL TRAILERS AND HAVE A KNOWLEDGE OF AIR BRAKES.

+ **State Certification** **(Desired)-** THE ABILITY TO QUALIFY FOR STATE MANDATED LICENSES, I.E., SMOG, BRAKE, HEADLIGHT ADJUSTMENT, AIR-CONDITIONING, ETC.


**REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS**


Reasonable accommodations will be made for qualified candidates with disabilities.


Essential job functions are identified for specific jobs on job requisition forms
We expect employees to be honest, trustworthy, and operate with integrity. Discrimination and all unlawful harassment (including sexual harassment) in employment is not tolerated. We encourage success based on our individual merits and abilities without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or employment status.
Posted: 2021-05-20 Expires: 2021-07-18
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