Mechanic

Harris County
Full Time TX 14444 Holderrieth Rd, Tomball, TX 77377, United States
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Overview

Working at Harris County Precinct 4:

You will be surrounded by team members who bring “heart, hustle, and higher standards” to work each day. These leaders advance opportunity and justice as they deliver services to and advocate for the residents of Harris County. The team you will be joining is innovative, dynamic, and forward-looking.


What you will do for Harris County Precinct 4 (HCP4)   

Precinct 4 is seeking a motivated and highly driven Mechanic to join our Road & Bridge (R&B) team. As a Mechanic you will be responsible for maintaining and repairing all machinery and vehicles. 

You must have the ability to work diligently in a fast-paced environment and have a strong commitment to safety. A strong work ethic, initiative, a willingness to learn, and problem-solving skills are essential for success in this role. Candidate must have a solid knowledge of basic mechanic’s tools, service, and diagnostic equipment.

If you have a passion for serving others, and are eager to contribute to our team, we would love to hear from you. 

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

The duties listed below are only examples of the various assignments that may be performed:
  • Work diligently in a fast-paced environment while maintaining a strong commitment to safety.
  • Inspect vehicle engine and mechanical/electrical components to diagnose issues accurately.
  • Inspect vehicle computer and electronic systems to repair, maintain and upgrade.
  • Conduct routine maintenance work (replacing fluids, lubricating parts etc.).
  • Design a plan of action for all maintenance tasks and upgrades.
  • Repair or replace broken or dysfunctional parts and fix issues (e.g. leaks).
  • Assemble mechanical components according to specifications.
  • Examine machines and oversee diagnostic tests to determine functionality problems.
  • Maintain work logs, repairs, and maintenance records.
  • Maintain equipment and tools in good condition.
  • Monitor inventory and order new parts when necessary.
  • Offer consultation on maintenance and preventative procedures to machine and vehicle end users.
  • Perform any other duties or responsibilities that may be assigned. 

Harris County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

If you need special services or accommodations, please call (713) 274-5445 or email

Requirements

Education & Experience:

  • One-year certificate from college or technical school 

OR 

  • Minimum of three (3) months related experience and/or training 

 Equivalent combination of education and experience may substitute for one another.


 


NOTE: Qualifying education, experience, knowledge, and skills must be documented on your job application. You may attach a resume to the application as supporting documentation but ONLY information stated on the application will be used for consideration. "See Resume" will not be accepted for qualifications.

Preferences

Experience:

  • Six (6) months to one (1) year of related experience or training (preferred)

Licensure:

  • Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). (Candidates are required to obtain a CDL within 3 months of employment.)  (preferred)

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