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Mechanic III

Leroy Drive, VA | Full Time

Job Description


Multiple positions available - Looking to fill vacancies for waste vehicle mechanic and ambulance mechanic.

Selected candidates may be offered a position as a Mechanic II or Mechanic III depending on the qualifications of the individuals and shop needs.         

Mechanic II Pay Range: G.20 $42,827.20 - $62,795.20 DOQ   Mechanic II Job Description        

Mechanic III Pay Range: G.23 $49,649.60 - $72,820.80 DOQ  Mechanic III Job Description

OPEN TILL FILLED:  This job postiong will be reviewed on an ongoing basis for multiple positions and will close when the positions have been filled. First reivew of applications will be held on 10/3/2022.  Applicaitons submitted after that date will be considered as needed to fill vacancies. 

Representative workduties include but are not limited to:

  • Perform preventive maintenance tasks such as oil changes, lubrication, battery checks and safety checks as well as State Inspections as licensed/capable
  • Performs repairs such as minor tune-ups, replacing water pumps, radiators, brake air compressors, hydraulic lines and hoses, brake shoes, and servicing of aerial ladders and platforms 
  • Must be safety-conscious and unafraid of heights- job will require employee to work on tall equipment.
  • Assist in more complex repairs such as servicing heater and air conditioning systems, and differential and transmission repairs.  Transports heavy equipment to repair facilities for specialized service or repair.
  • May require employee to perform work outside in any and all weather conditions.
  • Must be capable of responding to occasional after-hours service call-outs.
  • This position is designated ALPHA I and individual will be required to work in emergency events and inclement weather.  

Supplemental Pay: Employees may be eligible to receive up to $3,500 annually in stipends for certifications and licensure as related to the position

  • Annual supplemental pay for stipends is paid across 26 pay periods and include: 
    • Up to $2,500 annually for Mechanics that maintain Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Certifications.
    • A $1,000 annual stipend for Mechanics that maintain a Virginia State Inspector's License. 
  • All supplemental pay is included in the hourly rate when compensated for overtime hours worked during a pay period. 

CDL Hiring Bonus: Some positions may require a Commercial Driver's License.  When required by the positions, newly hired employees with a valid Class A or B CDL will be eligible for a $2000 hiring bonus paid in three increments during the first year of employment: 

  • $500 with first paycheck
  • $500 first pay period following six-month interim eval (with “meets expectation” performance rating)
  • $1000 at conclusion of probationary period (with “meets expectation” performance rating)


Fleet Managment shops operate from 6:30 am - 8:00 pm, available shifts will be based on shop location and needs. 4 day work weeks, with 10 hour shifts are available in most shops.

Company Overview

  • Website
  • Headquarters PRINCESS ANNE, VA
  • Size 3,000 - 7,500
  • Founded 1963
  • Type
  • Revenue <$5M
  • Industry All Industries
  • About city of virginia beach

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