Job Opportunity: Senior Heavy Equipment Mechanic

The City of Tucson is seeking senior heavy equipment mechanics to work in its Environmental & General Services Department (EGSD). Duties include performing preventive maintenance and repairs of heavy vehicles and equipment as well as rebuilding and installing engines. A senior mechanic also makes service calls, keeps records and reports, and helps maintain a safe work area.

The positions are for second shift and include shift differential pay for hours worked 6-11 p.m. Minimum qualifications include at least four years of maintaining, repairing, and rebuilding trucks, construction, and street maintenance equipment. Six months of post-high school education also is required.

Applications must be received by March 31. A practical skills test will be held April 9.