HEAVY EQUIPMENT MECHANIC
The City of Syracuse Fire Department is seeking applicants for Heavy Equipment Mechanic.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from an accredited college or university with Associates Degree in Automotive Technology with a specialty in heavy equipment repair and at least one year of skilled mechanical repair, or 3 years of skilled mechanical experience in the repair and maintenance of automotive equipment. Must have knowledge and experience with diesel and gas powered engines, hydraulic systems, electrical components, brakes and other related systems found on the fire apparatus and other types of vehicles that are maintained by the Syracuse Fire Department.
This position offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefit package. Benefits include a defined benefit retirement with the New York State Retirement System,health, dental and eye care insurance, paid vacation and personal leave days.
Our shop is maintained in a clean and safe manner. We believe in continuing education and training for our employees so as to increase their skills and to better perform their job. The majority of work at our facility is the repair and maintenance of fire apparatus.
A NYS Class B CDL license is required.
The City of Syracuse may conduct a criminal background check with regard to the employment sought.
City of Syracuse residency is required.
An Equal Opportunity Employer.
Interested applicants can send or e-mail resume no later than August 7, 2018 to:
Deputy Chief Thomas Clarke
City of Syracuse Fire Department
312 State Fair Blvd
Syracuse, NY 13204
Location/Region: Syracuse, NY (US - 13204)