EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY Valley Metro RPTA LRV Maintenance Technician II
Valley Metro is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
FLSA: Non-exempt position, eligible for overtime compensation.
OPENING DATE: 01/09/19
CLOSING DATE: Continuous
This position is safety sensitive and subject to Valley Metro RPTA's Drug and Alcohol Program. Applicants for positions defined as safety sensitive are required to undergo drug testing prior to employment and, subsequent to commencement of employment, will be subject to random, post-accident, reasonable suspicion, return to duty, and follow up testing. The LRV Maintenance Technician II is the second level in a three level series. Performs skilled preventive and corrective maintenance, troubleshooting, repair, and modification on all mechanical, electrical/electronic, pneumatic and hydraulic systems and components for light rail vehicles (LRV). Operates diagnostic test equipment solving complex equipment malfunctions and other problems; applies appropriate rail maintenance principles and techniques to rail car equipment; operates equipment necessary for the repair and maintenance of rail cars; documents and records work performed; follows specified safety policies and procedures. The LRV Maintenance Technician II shall contribute to team efforts and represents Agency core values in the performance of duties.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS:
High School Diploma, or G.E.D., supplemented by course work in electronic technology, or closely related study and three years' experience in the installation, maintenance and repair of electro-mechanical systems or other heavy-duty transportation maintenance and equipment OR, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties as those listed above.
Medical Examination: Employment for safety sensitive positions is contingent on passing a physical examination performed by our examining physician. Drug Testing: Applicants for positions defined as safety sensitive are required to undergo drug testing prior to employment and subsequent to commencement of employment, will be subject to random, post-accident, reasonable suspicion, return to duty and follow-up testing. Background Investigation: Employment is contingent upon the results of a background check.
Licenses and Certifications: Valid Arizona Driver's License and the ability to maintain insurability under Valley Metro's Vehicle Insurance Policy. Position requires the incumbent to successfully qualify to operate Light Rail Vehicles.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES / KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:
The statements listed below describe the general nature and level of work only. They are not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties, and skills. Other duties may be added, or this description amended at any time.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
PHYSICAL DEMANDS / WORK ENVIRONMENT:
Positions in this class typically require: climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, feeling, talking, hearing, seeing and repetitive motions. Valley Metro complies with ADA/EEOC requirements with respect to reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities. Physical Demands: Positions in this class typically require: climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing, seeing and repetitive motions; Heavy Work: Incumbent may be required to perform heavy manual labor, occasionally lifting and maneuvering materials and equipment weighing up to 50 pounds and occasionally up to 100 pounds with assistance. Work Environment: Work is performed both in a shop environment and outside in various weather conditions including exposure to extreme heat and cold. Incumbents work is performed around equipment and machinery with moving parts and under wet and slippery conditions. Incumbents are exposed daily to electrical hazards, vibrations, chemicals, inadequate lighting, workspace restrictions, grease, oil, dust, fumes, smoke and gases and are intermittently exposed to intense noise levels.
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