Vehicle Detail Technician

North Carolina State University
January 25, 2023
Offerd Salary:$31,200 - $33,000
Working address:N/A
Contract Type:Open-ended
Working Time:Full time
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Ref info:N/A
Posting Details

Job Posting Information

Posting Number PG192953SP

Internal Recruitment No Working Title Vehicle Detail Technician Anticipated Hiring Range $31,200 - $33,000 Work Schedule Monday - Friday, 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.; overtime as needed Job Location Raleigh, NC Department Fleet Services About the Department

The 900+ positions of the Facilities Services service the students and staff of the University's teaching, research/administrative space and 2,240 acres of infrastructure. The Facilities Services provides design and building services, maintenance, custodial, landscape, solid waste removal, utility, mail, and motor pool services 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The goal is to deliver cost effective services to the University, ensure completed projects and maintenance that conform to codes and regulations, while minimizing University liabilities and disruptions caused by the maintenance, repair, building, and equipment modifications to the University.

The Grounds and Fleet Services Unit provides campus wide programs and services and support to the University. These programs and services include landscape construction and maintenance, comprehensive waste and recycling programs and services and management of the University's auto shop and motor fleet. Revenue supported programs and services are provided to Transportation, Housing, Dining, Athletics, Campus Recreation and individual colleges and departments.

Essential Job Duties

This position will prepare rental vehicles for motor pool customers and university owned vehicles and equipment. Conduct light vehicle maintenance and provide assistance to the motor pool and fuel island customers on a daily basis. Ensure each vehicle is cleaned inside and out; all fluids are at the manufacturer's specified levels and all tire pressures (including spare) are correct.

Perform minor Preventative Maintenance replacing light bulbs and windshield wipers, filling out vehicle preparation checklist for each vehicle cleaned. Will keep wash bay clean and organized, maintaining an inventory of car cleaning supplies and keeping supply cabinets organized. Maintaining water reclaim system for our car wash. Conducting monthly inspections of car wash and fuel island. Driving vehicles to/from the Motor Pool area. Driving 15 passenger vans for customers when needed. Must have a valid Class C DL, CDL preferred

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Other Responsibilities

  • Position will require superior attention to detail in performing light maintenance and cleaning (interior/exterior) of various types of cars, vans, trucks, and equipment in our Motor Pool fleet.
  • Inspect the vehicles for damage, equipment problems or failure and inform Supervisor and/or bus dispatcher.
  • Drive and park vehicles on lot as needed.
  • Fill gasoline tank and check fill levels of all fluids.
  • Drive 15-passenger van as needed.
  • Able to work outdoors in all types of weather conditions.
  • Qualifications

    Minimum Experience/Education

    Demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work.

    Requires appropriate licenses or certifications to operate assigned types of vehicles or equipment.

    Other Required Qualifications

  • Must be able to communicate effectively verbally with supervisors and the general public and understand verbal and written instructions and other communications regarding work assignments and other matters.
  • Experience driving multiple types of vehicles and vans.
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • One to two years' experience driving multiple types of vehicles, and vans.
  • Ability to perform preventive maintenance on vehicles.
  • Commercial Driver's License – Preferred
  • Required License or Certification

  • Must have valid driver's license
  • Must be able to obtain a valid NCDL within 60 days of hire & must be maintained.
  • Valid NC Driver's License required Yes Commercial Driver's License Required? No

    Recruitment Dates and Special Instructions

    Job Open Date 01/18/2023

    Earliest Close Date---- (Positions will be posted until 5:00 PM ET on this date. Positions remaining posted after this date are still accepting applications but may close at any time.) 01/25/2023 Notice to Applicants

    Please make sure that the work history you list on your application is identical to the work history listed on your resume. The application must be filled out completely, do not use the phrase “see resume.”

    Special Instructions

    Please include a resume as an attachment.

    Position Details

    Position Number 00040808

    Position Type SHRA Position Classification Band Title Vehicle / Equipment Operator Position Classification Band Level Contributing Position Classification Salary Range $31,200 - 58,925 Salary Grade Equivalency GN04 Alternate Option

    If no applicants apply who meet the required competency level and training & experience requirements, then management may consider other applicants. Salary would be determined based on competencies, equity, budget, and market considerations.

    Full Time Equivalent (FTE) (1.0 = 40 hours/week) 1.00 Appointment 12 Month Recurring Mandatory Designation - Adverse Weather Non Mandatory - Adverse Weather Mandatory Designation - Emergency Events Non Mandatory - Emergency Event Time Limited Position No Time-Limited Appointment Length (if applicable) Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies? No Department Id 444201 - Motor Pool Services AA/EEO

    NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process are welcome to contact 919-515-3148 to speak with a representative at the Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity.

    If you have general questions about the application process, you may contact Human Resources at (919) 515-2135 or [email protected].

    Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. Degree(s) must be obtained prior to start date in order to meet qualifications and receive credit.

    NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • How did you learn of this opportunity?
  • NCSU Website
  • Job Alert (automated email from our system)
  • NCSU Executive Search Services
  • Other Online Job Board
  • Carolina Job Finder / Employment Guide
  • Job / Career Fair
  • The Chronicle of Higher Education
  • Professional Journal
  • Print Advertisement (Newspaper / Periodical)
  • Radio / Television Advertisement
  • Professional Organization
  • Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC)
  • Direct Contact from NCSU HR Representative / Recruiter
  • NCSU Employee Referral
  • Social Media (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Other)
  • Other
  • If you learned about this vacancy from "other source" or "other website", please provide the source.
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • Please select the response below that best describes your experience/education for the Vehicle/Equipment Operator position.
  • I have sufficient experience to operate the assigned vehicles
  • I do not have sufficient experience to operate the assigned equipment
  • A valid driver's license (DL) is required and a North Carolina Driver's License (NCDL) must be obtained within 60 days of hire and maintained as a condition of employment. Do you have a valid driver's license or the ability to obtain one prior to start date, and the ability to obtain a North Carolina Driver's License within 60 days of hire?
  • Yes, I have a valid NCDL and will maintain it as a condition of employment.
  • Yes, I have a valid DL from another state and will obtain a NCDL within 60 days of hire and maintain it as a condition of employment.
  • Yes, I have a valid DL from another state but cannot or will not obtain a NCDL within 60 days of hire.
  • No, I do not have a valid DL from any state, but I will obtain a it within 60 days of hire and maintain it as a condition of employment.
  • No, I do not have a valid DL from any state and cannot or will not obtain it.
  • Please describe your experience driving 15 passenger vans, mini-buses, or other large vehicles.
  • (Open Ended Question)

    Application Materials Required

    Required Documents

  • Resume
  • Optional Documents

  • Cover Letter
  • Letter of Recommendation 1
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