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DPW General Mechanic



Public Works


Ferndale DPW, 521 E Cambourne St Ferndale MI 48220

Salary Range

$23.03 - 25.43

Exempt / Non-Exempt


employment type

Full Time


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Performs semi-skilled, skilled, and administrative work in maintaining the vehicles and mechanical equipment of the department.

  • Plans, carries out, and evaluates preventive maintenance schedules for all vehicles and mechanical equipment, either personally, or through outside vendors
  • Operates a variety of diagnostic instruments and a variety of hand, electric, and air-driven tools.
  • Tests, services, and repairs vehicles and mechanical equipment.
  • Inspects, adjusts, and replaces necessary units and related parts in the performance     of repair and maintenance work.
  • Repairs brake, engine, electrical, fuel, hydraulic, transmission, ignition, air,     exhaust, axle assemblies and related systems.
  • Cuts and welds metal and perform body repair, touch up, and related work.
  • Changes and repairs tires and tubes.
  • Evaluates status of mechanical equipment and vehicles and performs or schedules     needed repairs.
  • Conducts various analyses and inspections of vehicles and mechanical systems to     determine the most cost-effective means of maintenance, repair, or     replacement.

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