City of Edinburg
  • 08-Jun-2022 to 29-Jun-2022 (CST)
  • Solid Waste Management -Dept #6500
  • Edinburg, TX, USA
  • $11.88
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

The City offers excellent benefits including paid holidays, vacation/sick leave, health, dental, life, and disability insurance, retirement system and optional deferred compensation programs.

Job Title:

Garage Attendant



Reports to:


FLSA Classification:


Safety Sensitive Type:

Safety Sensitive

Effective Date:


Job Summary:

Performs preventative vehicle and equipment maintenance for assigned departments. Managing the cost of vehicle repairs, ordering parts, prioritizing vehicle maintenance list, maintaining maintenance records, ensuring interior equipment and electronics are functioning correctly, maintaining an inventory of parts, fuel and motor oils.

Essential Job Functions:

Note: This information is intended to be descriptive of the key responsibilities of the position. The list of essential functions below does not identify all duties performed by any single incumbent in this position.

  1. Order and process parts and supplies as needed while maintaining inventory of motor oils and fuel needed.
  2. Record daily data needed for preparation of monthly reports.
  3. Complete and check all invoices and repair orders; manage cost of repair and maintenance quotes.
  4. Service and lubricate City vehicles and equipment.
  5. Provide support for video equipment and other electronics, as needed.
  6. Clean and maintain shop area, City vehicles, and equipment as needed.
  7. Perform related work and reports as assigned.

Conditions of Employment:

  1. Applicant will be subject to a complete background investigation. Incomplete, inaccurate and/or failure to report information will cause the applicant rejection from consideration.
  2. Applicant must take and pass a pre-employment drug test administered by the City of Edinburg at the City's expense
  3. Must have a current valid class "C" driver's license from the Texas Department of Public Safety with a satisfactory driving record.
  4. Bilingual English/Spanish Preferred.

Required Education:

High school diploma, GED or equivalency.

Education Preference:

Technical School with emphasis on automotive and/or Diesel mechanics.

Educational Substitute:

Not Applicable

Required Work Experience:

No experience required.

Experience Preference:

Not Applicable

Supervisory Experience Requirement:

Not Applicable

Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

  1. Requires a working knowledge of the hazards and safety precautions common to municipal maintenance and repair activities.
  2. Requires a working knowledge of vehicle and equipment repair and maintenance of electrical, hydraulic, air, water, and mechanical systems and components of the department fleet.
  3. Requires working knowledge of the practices, methods, materials and tools used in modern equipment maintenance.
  4. Requires knowledge necessary to understand basic operational, technical, or office processes.
  5. Work requires regular interaction involving exchange and receipt of information.
  6. Work requires the use of standard technical skills appropriate to the work environment of the organization.
  7. Knowledge of shipping and receiving procedures related to fuel and motor oils inventory
  8. Provide effective customer service.

Equipment Materials:

General office and safety equipment/materials to include but not limited to the following:

· Personal computer

· Copier

· Fuel Gauging/Mechanics/Hand/Power Tools

· City Vehicle

· 2-Way Radio

· Safety Glasses/Vest/Gloves/Hard hat/Steel-toed boots

· Paint and dust mask

Work Conditions:

Occasional exposure to unpleasant environmental conditions and/or hazards. Occasional outside work.

Mental Demands:

While performing the duties of this class, the incumbent is regularly required to use written and oral communication skills; read and interpret data, information and documents; use math and mathematical reasoning; perform detailed work, multiple deadlines and concurrent tasks; work with constant interruptions; and interact with staff and the public.

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