Highway Mechanic

Application Deadline: 2022-01-20
Job Type: County
Job Description:

Mechanic – Marquette County

Marquette County is seeking applicants for a full-time Mechanic position within the Highway Department. The mechanic position is responsible for the all-around work, repair and maintenance of gasoline and diesel engines on all trucks, loaders, tractors, graders or any other county highway department equipment. Must perform preventative maintenance programs on all highway equipment and complete associated work orders. Other required skills include welding, torch work, knowledge of hydraulics, electrical, and electronics. Individuals shall supply own tools and toolboxes to perform the majority work involved with the highway department. A complete job description is available on the Marquette County website.

A high school diploma or equivalent is required. Additional certificate for mechanic training from college or technical school and a valid Class A unrestricted CDL with air brake and tanker endorsement is preferred. A minimum three years of mechanical experience. Continued training will be required for repair of emission systems, tires, air conditioning recharging, computer programs, and other job-related duties. Starting wage for this position depending on education and experience for the year 2022 is within the $22.29 to $26.22 range.
Benefit programs available for this position include, but are not limited to,
• Medical & Dental Insurance
• Employer Matched Wisconsin Retirement System Pension Plan
• Vacation, Sick Leave, Personal Holiday and 10 Paid Holidays
Applications and copies of the job description will be available in the Highway Department Office during normal office hours or on Marquette County’s web site: http//www.co.marquette.wi.us. Specific questions about the Mechanic’s position should be referred to (608) 297-3071.
Interested applicants must submit a completed Marquette County application form to the Highway Department Office. Completed applications may be dropped off at the Marquette County Highway Department, emailed to: [email protected] or mailed to: Marquette County Highway Commissioner, RE: Mechanic P.O. Box 398, Montello, WI 53949
The initial application period ends at 3 p.m. on Thursday January 20, 2022. Applications will be accepted until position is filled; applications received after January 20th may be after the initial interviews.

Marquette County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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