NOW HIRING Service Center Technician Performs tire installation and repair and general maintenance on vehicles and machinery.
Job Duties: Repair flat tires. Removes and installs wheels and tires from vehicles and equipment.
Responds to requests for towing and service calls.
Performs electrical jump starts on vehicles and equipment.
Performs diagnostic checks on batteries and alternators.
Changes out as necessary. Balance tires.
Performs engine oil and filter changes.
Changes transmission oils and filters. Cleans and maintains shop facilities, equipment, tools and grounds.
Orders and issues parts. Opens work orders, charges out parts and closes work orders as required.
Performs related duties as required.
Ability to effectively communicate with employees, management and vendors in order to diagnose repairs and order materials for repair.
Knowledge of proper tools used in general automotive repairs.
Ability to safely use tools, vehicles and equipment such as wreckers, tire hammers and breakdown bars, tire and wheel balancers, tire machines, jacks, air impact wrenches, fork lifts and assorted hand tools.
Skill in the reading and practical application of manuals, schematics and other similar specifications used by city departments.
Ability to read, measure and calculate types and sizes of materials needed and ability to reason amount of time that will be used in the actual repair process.
Ability to speak, understand and follow instructions in English.
High school diploma or equivalent plus one year of general service station experience is required.
Experience in fueling vehicles, changing oil and oil filters, and changing or repairing auto and large equipment tires is also required.
Employee must have dependable transportation and a telephone at their residence.
A valid Texas license required, CDL preferred.
Must have a State of Texas Inspection License or ability to obtain within 90 days.
DAYS & HOURS: Monday - Friday; 2:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Heath care Plans Paid Vacation/ Sick Leave Paid Holidays Employee Wellness Program Tuition Reimbursement apply online at www.midlandtexas.gov/jobs Equal Opportunity Employer
About this company
What was once just a small farming community over a century ago, Midland has grown by leaps and bounds thanks to the discovery of oil and gas throughout the area.
Midland now stands as one of the largest cities in West Texas within the Permian Basin located halfway between El Paso to the west and Dallas/Fort Worth to the east. Currently, the city is estimated to have over 134,000 residents calling Midland their home each day. That number is expected to jump even higher over the next five to 10 years with the influx of 10,000 to 20,000 people needed to fill jobs thanks to the billions of dollars invested into the area by many companies expanding their businesses with an eye on the future.
One of the area’s largest employers, the city of Midland has a committed group of people who all work together to help provide the vital services needed to keep the city up and running 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Employees across several departments from police, fire, city management, community development, health and senior services, animal services and many others all work in conjunction to make Midland a great place to be.
The city of Midland offers a strong benefits package for full-time employees that includes medical, dental and vision insurance, life insurance, sick leave, paid vacation, tuition reimbursement and much more.
Location/Region: Midland, TX (US - 79701)