Employment

 

POSITION AVAILABLE

 

Shop Supervisor/Mechanic

The City of Fort Oglethorpe is accepting applications for a Shop Supervisor/Mechanic.
This is a full-time position with the Street Department/Fleet Division. This position coordinates and supervises the activities of the garage and is responsible for skilled automotive mechanical repair work for the vehicles and heavy equipment of the City of Fort Oglethorpe. The employee in this position is assisted by subordinate employees and reports directly to the Director of Streets, Parks, and Recreation.
Major Duties for this position are as follows:

  • Supervises the activities of subordinates in the proper installation, repair and maintenance of city equipment and vehicles; assigns and schedules work tasks; checks and reviews work in progress; ensures that appropriate safety standards are followed; evaluates work performance.

  • Monitors safety regulations in the garage to protect city personnel, equipment and vehicles.

  • Maintains all service and repair records; separates all records by department; enters all records into a spreadsheet; files and maintains hard copies of all service records and iWorq electronic files.

  • Works with City Manager and Department Directors to determine the available budget for repairs when ordering equipment and repair parts.

  • Oversees all purchases on parts and materials.

  • Serves as lead worker on all projects.

  • Supervises assigned projects while in progress.

  • Trains personnel and instructs them in work methods, rules and standards.

  • Maintains a safe maintenance fleet for city vehicles.

  • Supervises all repairs of city equipment.

  • Performs skilled automotive mechanical work in the maintenance and repair of a wide variety of diesel and gasoline powered vehicles and auxiliary equipment with electronic components including vans with lifts, passenger buses, dump trucks, sweepers, automobiles and pickup trucks.

  • Repairs and overhauls mechanical components on buses, automobiles, specialized and multi­purpose trucks and other departmental equipment.

  • Inspect, test, adjust, repair and replace complete or integral parts of diesel and gasoline engines, transmissions, etc.

  • Test, repair or rebuild diesel engines and components, including injectors .

  • Maintains accurate inventory program in parts room.

  • Develops, implements, and reports monthly to Department Director on key performance indicators including customer satisfaction.

  • Develops and implements preventative maintenance schedule for each piece of equipment and vehicles.

  • Diagnose malfunctions and adjusts engine, fuel, electrical, and mechanical system to specifications including electronic fuel injection systems and electronically controlled transmissions.

  • Perform routine preventative maintenance and corrective maintenance such as tune-up, brake repair, tire replacement & rotation.

  • Replacement of external engine components, including but not limited to alternators, water pumps, batteries, etc.

The minimum Qualifications for this position are a High School diploma or equivalent; one (1) year of related experience; valid Class A or B CDL license and a satisfactory Motor Vehicle Record.
An application may be picked up in the personnel office at Fort Oglethorpe City Hall, 500 City Hall Drive, Monday thru Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Position open until filled. The City of Fort Oglethorpe is an equal opportunity employer.

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Water and Sewer Department

The City of Fort Oglethorpe is accepting applications for a full-time position in the water and sewer department. Experience in operation and maintenance of water and sewer system including pumps, electric motors and controls, fire hydrants, and other water and sewer related equipment preferred but not required. Experience in industrial maintenance with emphasis on electrical and electronic controls desirable. High School diploma or GED required. CDL license required. Some job duties include but not limited to meter reading, meter installation, water main repairs, sewer main repairs, sewer pump station operation and maintenance. Applicants with State of Georgia Certification in Water and or Wastewater will be given higher consideration.

The City of Fort Oglethorpe offers retirement, uniforms, annual and sick leave, insurance and a 40-hour work week. Physical, drug screen and driver history required. Applications may be picked up in Human Resources Department at Fort Oglethorpe City Hall, 500 City Hall Drive Ft. Oglethorpe, Georgia Monday thru Friday 8AM to 5PM. Position open until filled. The City of Fort Oglethorpe is an equal opportunity employer.

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POSITION AVAILABLE
Certified Police Officers

The City of Fort Oglethorpe is an equal opportunity employer

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City Hall Address:
500 City Hall Drive
Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742
Phone: 706-866-2544
Fax: 706-861-5086

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City Hall Address:
500 City Hall Drive
Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742
Phone: 706-866-2544
Fax: 706-861-5086