Job Title: Lead Mechanic
Reports To: Fleet Manager
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Assists Fleet Maintenance Manager in daily operation of Fleet Maintenance Facility while performing regular duties of a front line mechanic.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Performs all Front Line Mechanic maintenance activities assigned by Fleet Manager.
Rotates on-call duties with Fleet Manager.
Assists Fleet Manager in employee scheduling and ensuring the quality of work performed meets department standards and work is completed as scheduled.
Assumes the operational duties of the Fleet Manager in his/her absence.
Provides input to Fleet Manager for employee evaluation and progress report purposes.
Assists Fleet Manager in ensuring cost effectiveness of all fleet maintenance programs.
Assists Fleet Manager in development of new maintenance programs.
Assists Fleet Manager in maintaining a safe and clean work environment.
Assists Fleet Manager in training technicians.
Assists Fleet Manager in maintaining required vehicle records. This may include data entry, parts ordering, etc.
Responds to vehicle breakdowns in the field when requested.
Assists other Mechanics as needed.
Operates company vehicles in accordance with company policy and safe practices.
Completes all required paperwork neatly, correctly and on time.
Uses parts computer to locate needed parts and verify correct application.
Attends meetings, classes, training, etc., as directed by Fleet Manager.
Performs all other duties as requested by Fleet Maintenance Manager.
Ensures Shop Operates in compliance with AMR Fleet Policy and Procedures
Sets repair priorities to meet daily demands.
Mentor and train journey mechanics.
Adhere to all company policies and procedures.
Adherence to and compliance with information systems security is everyone’s responsibility. It is the responsibility of every computer user to: Know and follow
Information Systems security policies and procedures. Attend Information Systems security training, when offered. Report information systems security problems
Vehicles repaired efficiently and maintained in accordance to AMR Policy and Procedures and local EMS standards.
Quickly respond, diagnose and repair vehicles during road call situations.
Maintain safe and clean work area.
Paperwork complete and neat.
Accurately account for all parts and materials.
Excellent customer service skills.
Maintain good working relationship with all personnel and professional conduct with outside contacts.
Non-Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Perform other duties as assigned.
Thorough knowledge of current AMR ambulance fleet.
Thorough knowledge of AMR Fleet Maintenance Policy and Procedures.
AA Degree Automotive / Diesel Technology or 10 years foreman / lead experience.
5 ASE Certifications (Truck or Automotive series). Brake and Steering / Suspension mandatory.
MACS AC Certification or equivalent ASE Certification.
Ability to prioritize multiple tasks.
Ability to work independently and as a team member.
Ability to employ discretion and confidentiality in sensitive areas.
Ability to read, interpret, and follow instructions on memos, letters and various documents and repair manuals.
Ability to perform the essential job functions.
Regular and predictable attendance.
Automotive skills necessary to perform maintenance and repairs on company vehicles.
Must have a full set of personal tools.
Must have a current valid driver’s license.
4 consecutive satisfactory yearly performance appraisals
This document in no way constitutes a contract of employment. This description is not intended to be an exhaustive listing of all skills, duties, or responsibilities associated with the job. Management reserves the right to revise the job, or to require that other or different tasks be performed, should circumstances change (i.e., changes in personnel, workload, or technological developments).
AA/EOE including Veterans and Disabled