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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 11/29/23

Applications Due12/13/23

Vacancy ID145004

AgencyParks, Recreation & Historic Preservation, Office of

TitleService and Repair Mechanic (Motor Equipment)

Occupational CategorySkilled Craft, Apprenticeship, Maintenance

Salary Grade12

Bargaining UnitOSU - Operational Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $50617 to $61103 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Other (see below)

"Other" Explanation Hours will be discussed at the time of the interview.

Hours Per Week 40

Workday

From 12 AM

To 11:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Nassau

Street Address Heckscher State Park

Heckscher Parkway Field 1

City East Islip

StateNY

Zip Code11730

Minimum Qualifications Four years of experience as an automotive or diesel mechanic responsible for the diagnosis of faulty vehicle and/or equipment operation and the performance of mechanical repairs covering several aspects of automotive and/or diesel systems OR an associate’s degree in automotive or diesel repair technology.
Substitution: Education as detailed below may be substituted for a maximum of two years of experience.
1. Graduation from a technical or vocational program, such as B.O.C.E.S, in automotive or diesel technology or automotive or diesel repair technology may be substituted for one year of experience.
2. Graduation from a one-year post high school certificate program in automotive or diesel repair technology may be substituted for up to two years of experience.

Substitution: Education as detailed below may be substituted for a maximum of two years of experience.

1. Graduation from a technical or vocational program, such as B.O.C.E.S, in automotive or diesel technology or automotive or diesel repair technology may be substituted for one year of experience.

2. Graduation from a one-year post high school certificate program in automotive or diesel repair technology may be substituted for up to two years of experience.

Duties Description This skilled trade position is responsible for the mechanic and technician duties within Heckscher State Park. In this position, the Service & Repair Mechanic’s primary responsibility is to perform journey-level motor equipment repair.

Duties include, but are not limited to:
• Diagnoses the cause of breakdowns and for performing major and minor mechanical, electrical and hydraulic repairs on self-propelled and non-self-propelled mowers, tractors, attachments, vehicles and equipment;
• Performs duties related to the replacement of rusted or damaged body parts, performs metal fabrication, plasma cutting and mechanical repairs, including engine and drive line repairs, brake and front-end work, electronic diagnosis, and emission repairs;
• Works on various equipment such as heavy and light trucks, bulldozers, excavators, compressors, rollers, various mowing equipment, and chain saws and other small-engine equipment, as well as perform routine preventive maintenance and vehicle safety inspections on a routine basis;
• Performs various welding and metal fabrication duties as needed. Metal fabrication will involve not only motor equipment but also fabrication for various purposes as needed;
• Operates and supervises the machine shop, which houses various specialized equipment for fabrication and metal working;
• Required to operate various motor vehicles for towing/hauling and snow plowing/removal as needed;
• Performs NYS vehicle inspections;
• Supervises and trains lower-level staff as needed;
• Perform other related duties as required.

Additional Comments OPERATING NEEDS
• Must possess and maintain a valid NYS Driver’s License as a term and condition of employment.
• Must possess and maintain a valid certification as a NYS Department of Motor Vehicle Inspector as a term and condition of employment.
• Read and interpret plans, diagrams and specifications, must be able to work independently and understand and carry out written and oral instructions.

The posted hiring rate is the sum of the statutory hiring rate for CSEA Grade 12 ($47,530) and the Downstate Adjustment ($3,087) The posted job rate is the sum of the statutory job rate ($58,016) and the Downstate Adjustment ($3,087)

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Janet Grant

Telephone

Fax

Email Address LongIsland.employment@parks.ny.gov

Address

Street Personnel Office

625 Belmont Ave

City West Babylon

State NY

Zip Code 11704

 

Notes on ApplyingIf you feel you meet the minimum qualifications and the agency’s operating needs, and are interested in being considered for this vacancy, you can obtain an Employment Application from your local park office, your region’s administrative headquarters or you can download an application from the NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation by visiting the website at: https://parks.ny.gov/regions/long-island/default.aspx.
Please forward your application and resume, if available, to Janet Grant, Personnel Office, 625 Belmont Ave, West Babylon, NY 11704. You can email your application and resume to: longisland.employment@parks.ny.gov. Please include the name of the position you are applying for in the subject line.

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