Airport Maintenance Mechanic (Airfield)

Application Deadline: 2023-02-07
Job Type: County
Job Description:

Job Summary
Performs skilled maintenance work in the preventative maintenance, alteration, repair and cleaning of buildings, grounds and equipment.

Position is scheduled to increase to $25.64/hour after successful completion of the 6-month initial employment period.

Monday-Friday 2pm-10:30pm, plus additional on-call hours for plowing
Essential Duties
Performs skilled maintenance work in one or more trades.

Performs carpentry and minor masonry work, including building forms, pouring, and finishing concrete flat work.

Performs minor AC electrical and plumbing repairs.

Maintains and performs both minor and major repairs on small engines.

Operates and maintains industrial ground equipment (i.e. large snowplows, snow blowers, lawnmowers, power broom, front loader and heavy trucks)

Empties and transports garbage to designated areas; unloads freight.

Operates firefighting equipment as needed.

Reads and interprets blueprints, drawings and other technical specifications, as well as schematics for hydraulic repairs.

Paints or assists in painting of airfield (i.e. runways, taxiways, etc.) in accordance to Federal Aviation Regulations.

Prepares and maintains required reports and forms.

Creates and assists in budget preparation for maintenance operation as well as creates specification sheets for new acquisitions.

Performs pavement repair and maintenance using multiple products.

Participates in snow removal operations as directed, responding on a twenty-four hour basis to the needs of the airport.

Performs skilled maintenance work in one or more trades.

Diagnoses and repairs automotive DC circuits, repairs and installs mobile radio systems.

Performs diagnostics, repairs and maintains automated building systems, including geothermal systems.

Performs duties associated with the requirements pertaining to regulated trash, in accordance with U S Customs and Animal Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS).

Performs complete paint and body repairs on vehicles and large equipment with modern paint systems.

Performs related functions as assigned.

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