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Auto Mechanic

Company: County of Kauai
Location: Lihue
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Recruitment Number Please note that this recruitment will close at 4:30 p.m. HST on May 4, 2021.

ELECTRONIC MAIL (EMAIL) NOTIFICATIONS: The Department of Human Resources will use ONLY electronic mail (email) to notify applicants of important information relating to the status, processing of their applications and examination notices due to the COVID-19 situation.

Please ensure that the email address and contact information you provide is current, secure, and readily accessible to you. We will not be responsible in any way if you do not receive our emails or fail to check your emails in a timely manner. In addition, please be aware that you may no longer receive notification about applications submitted if you choose to disable the Job Application Emails feature.

Salary rate is determined by collective bargaining agreements or Pay Administration Policy as applicable.

Recruitment No: 2021-187 Open Competitive
Open: Includes all interested individuals including members of the general public

Eligible lists may be used for temporary and permanent vacancies for the class of work during the life of the eligible list. Temporary appointments may lead to conversion to permanent employment.

Duties Summary

Supervises and participates in the mechanical repair of all types of gasoline and diesel driven motorized equipment; and performs other related duties as required.

Qualification Requirements

Applicants must meet all the requirements for the position they are seeking as of the filing date of their application, unless otherwise specified. Therefore, please provide a complete application of all the information you would want considered in our review. Applicants may request an administrative review to provide clarifying information only on the information that was originally provided on the application at the time of filing; subsequent submittal of missing documents or new information that was not part of the original application submittal will not be considered in the Administrative Review.

Please note that unless specifically indicated, internships that are required for graduation may not be credited for experience. Your possession of the required amount of experience will not in itself be accepted as proof of qualification for the position. Overall paid or unpaid experience must be of such scope and responsibility as to conclusively demonstrate that you have the ability to perform the duties of the position.

Note: Calculation of experience is based on full-time, 40-hour work weeks. Part-time experience will be pro-rated. Example: Twelve months of experience at 20 hours per week is equivalent to six months of experience. In addition, hours worked in excess of 40 hours per week will not be credited. Example: Twelve months of experience at 60 hours per week is equivalent to one year, not one and one-half years.

Training and Experience: A combination of education and experience substantially equivalent to graduation from high school, and two (2) years of full-time experience as a journey-level mechanic; or successful completion of apprenticeship training.

Substitutions Allowed:
The following types of may be substitutes for education:

  1. Four (4) years of full-time work experience may be substituted for a High School diploma or equivalent.
  2. Associates, Bachelors or Masters degree from an accredited community college, college or university, trades school, etc., may be substituted for a high school diploma or equivalent.
The following types may be substitutes for experience:
  1. Valid State of Hawaii Automotive Mechanic License or equivalent ASE certification.
If a degree is used to substitute for the education requirement, it may not be used
again towards the experience requirement. If work experience is used to substitute for
education, it may not be used again to meet the experience requirement. Substitutions will
be used to the advantage of the applicant.

Quality of Experience : Possession of the required number of years of experience will not in itself be accepted as proof of qualifications for a position. The applicants overall experience must have been of such scope and level of responsibility as to conclusively demonstrate that he/she has the ability to perform the duties of the position for which he/she is being considered.

License Requirement: Possession of the appropriate licenses or certificates as required of the position

Knowledge of: theory and principle of the internal combustion engine; the principles of electricity as applied to the electrical systems of motorized equipment; the use of hydraulic oil presses, lathes, gauges, gear or bearing pullers, sanding machines, spray guns, testing equipment and other mechanical implements of the trade; the occupational hazards and precautionary measures applicable to the trade.

Ability to: locate and adjust mechanical defects in gasoline and diesel motorized equipment; demonstrate proper work methods and set the pace; learn the maintenance and repair of non-automotive equipment such as rotary and centrifugal pumps, air compressors, lawn mowers and air-powered construction equipment; make repairs using modern tools, equipment and procedures; do welding and body and fender repairs; interpret and work from rough sketches or blue prints as well as from oral and written instructions; make estimates of time and materials necessary to complete a job; plan assignments and direct the work of others; operate motorized equipment.

Health and Physical Conditions Requirements: Persons seeking appointment to positions in this class must meet the health and physical condition standards deemed necessary and proper to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.

Physical Effort Grouping: Heavy Additional Job Information

Required Forms and Documentation :

  1. Copy of your high school diploma or equivalent.
Note: Transcripts downloaded from the internet are not acceptable. Copy of your education degree or transcripts must be submitted in order to be given credit. Copies will not be returned. Supporting documents must be attached to the application postmarked or dropped off to: Department of Human Resources, 4444 Rice Street, Suite 140, Lihue, HI 96766 or emailed: hrrecruitment@kauai.gov within 10 calendar days from filing the application . Office hours are Monday through Friday (except holidays) from 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Examination : For this recruitment you must qualify on a written test designed to measure your knowledge and skills necessary for satisfactory performance of the duties and responsibilities of this class of work. Your examination grade will be based on 100% of the written test score. Candidates may be examined for their knowledge and abilities as mentioned above.
  • Please note written exams are held ONLY on Kaua'i. We do NOT conduct testing in other jurisdictions.
  • When attending the exam, please be prompt. There will be no admittance once the door is closed.
  • Masks need to be worn at all times
  • In the event that a candidate does not have a mask, he/she must leave the testing site and will not be able to participate in the written exam (as required by emergency proclamation)
  • A candidate may request for an accommodations if he/she is unable to wear a faced mask. A doctors note indicating the inability for the candidate to wear a face mask must be submitted PRIOR to the written exam. Alternate arrangements will be made to test the candidate individually on a different day/time. The candidate will be required to wear a face shield

For further information about Equal Employment Opportunity, the Merit Civil Service System, Citizenship and other requirements, Reasonable Accommodation, Veterans Preference, Examination Requirements, and the Internal Complaint and Merit Appeals Board Processes please visit our website at www.kauai.gov.

NOTE: Persons selected for employment will be required to pass a suitability background investigation which may include, but not limited to, an oral interview, reference check, drug screening, pre-employment medical exam, psychological assessment, polygraph test, as applicable to the position to their employment.

Keywords: County of Kauai, Maui , Auto Mechanic, Other , Lihue, Hawaii

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