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  • Mechanic – 3rd Shift

    CVG -- Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport
    Job Description
    KENTON COUNTY AIRPORT BOARD invites applications for the position of:    Mechanic – 3rd Shift
    CLOSING DATE:
        Open Until Filled
    CLASS SUMMARY:
        Responsible for skilled repair and maintenance work on gasoline and diesel-powered equipment, including heavy construction equipment, snow removal equipment, aircraft crash trucks and fire and police vehicles with onboard computer systems.

    ESSENTIALL DUTIES:
    This class specification represents only the core areas of responsibilities; specific position assignments will vary depending on the needs of the department.
    • Inspects, diagnoses and repairs mechanical defects in gasoline and diesel-powered vehicles and equipment.
    • Troubleshoots and repairs brake systems including ABS.
    • Maintains records of repairs made, orders, and time worked.
    • Makes emergency repairs out of the shop.
    • Troubleshoots and repairs hydraulic systems on vehicles and equipment.
    • Troubleshoots and repairs electrical and electronic systems on vehicles and equipment.
    • Maintains specialized snow and fire and police equipment.
    • Operate and inspect all vehicles and equipment in order to diagnose defects.
    • Troubleshoot and repair AC components on all vehicles and equipment.
    • Test mechanical products and equipment after repair or assembly to ensure proper performance and compliance with manufacture’s specifications.
    • Repair and/or replace damaged or worn parts.
    • Dismantle and reassemble heavy equipment using hoist, cranes and hand tools.
    • Clean, lubricate, and perform other routine maintenance work on equipment and vehicles.
    • Examine parts for damage or excessive wear, using micrometers and gauges.
    • Read and understand operating manuals, blueprints, and technical drawings.
    • Overhaul and test equipment to ensure proper operations and efficiency.
    • Assemble gear systems.
    • Adjust and maintain, and repair or replace, subassemblies, such as transmissions and differential assemblies.
    • Responds to airport emergencies as needed. Operates all snow equipment and communicates on the airfield and with co-workers in high stress situations.
    • Performs other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned.

    TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:
    High School Degree or GED and five years experience in the repair of gasoline and diesel powered vehicles and equipment including strong experience working on large diesel vehicles/equipment; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above.

    LICENSING/CERTIFICATIONS:
    • Commercial Driver’s license – Class A
    • Security Identification Display Area Clearance (SIDA)

    KNOWLEDGE OF:
    • Theory, care, and operation of internal combustion engines;
    • Diesel engines, including fuel rail systems;
    • Wide variety of hand and power tools;
    • OSHA Standards, Airfield and FAA Regulations.

    SKILL IN:
    • Use of a variety of computer-based technologies including word processing, and spreadsheets;
    • Establishing and maintaining effective, fair, cooperative, collaborative and respectful relationships with internal and external colleagues, peers, work teams and workgroups;
    • Demonstrated skill in the diagnosis and repair of mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic systems.

    ADA AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS:
    Positions in this class typically require: climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, reaching, standing, walking, lifting, pushing, pulling, lifting, fingering, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing, seeing and repetitive motions.
    Very Heavy Work: exerting in excess of 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or in excess of 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or in excess of 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

    Interested candidates can obtain more information and apply at www.cvgairport.com/jobs.

    The Kenton County Airport Board is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans
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