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Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Mechanic
Position Number S310
Department Central Facilities Services
Regular/Temporary Regular
Full-Time, Part-Time Full Time
Months per year 12
Benefits Eligible Yes
Physical Class More than twenty pounds

Job Duties

Job Purpose

Under general direction maintain and repair fleet of vehicles that serve Central Facilities Services and The Claremont Colleges.

Essential Functions

Maintenance, diagnosis and repair of gasoline, diesel and electric vehicles. Maintain inventory of stock parts for repair and maintenance of vehicles. Maintain computerized records for vehicle maintenance. Follow up on recall notices. Perform preventative maintenance and repair of stationary generators. Assist with the administration of DMV and insurance requirements.


Required Education Summary

High School Diploma or equivalent.

Preferred Education


Required Experience Summary

Minimum 5 years working in the automative or mechanical repair industry.

Preferred Experience Summary

10 years working in the automative or mechanical repair industry

Knowledge and Critical Skills

Required Knowledge and Critical Skills

Ability to trouble shoot complex mechanical and mechanical problems.
Ability to work independently.
Ability to use diagnostic tools and computer equipment.
Possess communication skills including general ability to speak, read, comprehend and write the English language.
Possess ability to climb ladders, crawl in attics and under buildings, lift and carry heavy equipment, bend, stoop, work from heights, and work in uncomfortable positions.
Be physically capable of working under all weather conditions.
Be available for overtime work and to be on call.
Be capable of wearing protective clothing and equipment as required by the tasks being performed.
Be able to work in a safe manner and comply with all applicable OSHA and CALOSHA rules.
Neat and professional appearance and be capable of performing all tasks and presenting one’s self in a manner that reflects well on CFS and CUC, and of promoting the interests of these organizations throughout The Claremont Colleges.
Possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and be insurable under The Claremont Colleges insurance.

Preferred Knowledge and Critical Skills
Work Schedule
Eeo Statement

This job description defines the essential job duties of this position. Claremont University Consortium expects that employees hired for this position can perform the essential functions of this job without imposing risk of substantial harm to the health or safety of themselves or others. It may also include marginal functions, generally defined within Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).


This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this position. When duties and responsibilities change and develop, Claremont University Consortium will review this job description and make changes of business necessity.

Special Instructions to Applicant

Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter