Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Kern County
Full Time $4,171 - $4,985 Per month CA 2700 M St STE 400, Bakersfield, CA 93301, United States


This recruitment is for


locations only. Please be sure to indicate on the Agency-wide questions, where you will accept initial employment.


Appraisal (Weight 100%):  Will be conducted for the purpose of evaluating the applicant's training, education, experience, interest and personal fitness for the position. Appraisal can be based on any of the following: investigation, interview and/or review of application.

Applicants must attain at least a 70% score on each phase of the exam process.

This position works within the Kern County Public Works Department. For more information about the Kern County Public Works Department , please view their website .

Minimum Qualifications/Employment Standards:

Four (4) years experience repairing heavy motorized equipment, including experience with diesel engines and track laying equipment.

Possession of a valid California Class C Driver's License.

Possession of a valid California Class A Driver's License required to successfully pass the six (6) months probationary period.


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