Southern Company Automotive Mechanic I, II, III in Riverdale, Georgia

Automotive Mechanic I, II, III

Description

The Auto Mechanic is a focused discipline within a job family. The duties listed are activities associated with the various levels of progression. This progression covers the following general titles.

  • Mechanic, Auto I

  • Mechanic, Auto II

  • Mechanic, Auto III

Job Responsibilities & Accountabilities by Competency

Functional Expertise:

  • Responsible to perform all fleet vehicle and equipment preventive maintenance related activities in accordance with defined fleet procedures.

  • Responsible to perform repair related activities to all fleet vehicles and equipment, in accordance with defined fleet procedures, company policies and state and federal regulations.

  • Responsible to perform advanced diagnostic and repair related activities, including vehicle emissions, power train management, body control and electrical systems to all fleet vehicles and equipment, in accordance with defined fleet procedures, company policies and state and federal regulations.

  • Performs road or operational tests for all fleet vehicles and equipment and makes diagnosis from the symptoms.

Business Acumen:

  • Organizes and effectively manages daily work assignments; and accurately records time, material and service charges into FMS, in accordance with company policies, procedures and defined fleet work practices.

Engagement:

  • Engages with fleet operators and department personnel in a courteous manner and ensures transparency on fleet maintenance and transportation related activities.

  • Provides support to third party fleet service providers to ensure overall effectiveness in fleet maintenance related activities.

Driving Results:

  • Provides timely and accurate compliance records information on pending and completed fleet vehicle maintenance activities into system of record.

  • Generates reports as needed.

Qualifications:

Qualifications – Mechanic, Auto I

Education, Certifications/Licenses:

Required:

  • High School diploma or GED equivalent or equivalent academic or education experience

  • Valid state driver’s license

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a commercial driver’s license

Preferred

  • Class A commercial driver’s license

  • Automotive or truck repair technology courses

Related Work Experience:

Required:

  • Two (2) years of experience in automotive or heavy truck work, including ability to handle tire mounting (all sizes, repair and tire matching) or equivalent academic or education experience.

Preferred:

  • 2-3 years’ experience in automotive or heavy duty truck maintenance, including preventative and corrective maintenance, brake systems, electrical systems and tire mounting.

Specific Skills & Knowledge:

Required:

  • MS Office – basic proficiency

  • Ability to read and understand policies, standards and procedures.

  • Attention to detail.

  • Ability to timely obtain and retain company required driving, safety and compliance training/certifications.

  • Ability to comprehend and complete company defined hands-on training requirements of all preventive maintenance procedures and new types of equipment for all fleet vehicles and equipment.

Qualifications – Mechanic, Auto II

Required:

  • High School diploma or GED equivalent

  • Two (2) years vocational/technical school or one (1) year vocational/technical school with two (2) years of experience or equivalent

  • Valid state driver’s license

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a commercial driver’s license

  • Maintain three (3) Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certifications in the Auto or Medium-Heavy Truck disciplines

Preferred:

  • Class A commercial driver’s license

  • Operator Qualified in accordance with company plan

Related Work Experience:

Required:

  • 3-5 years’ experience in automotive or medium/heavy duty truck work, including preventive and corrective maintenance, brake systems, electrical systems and tire mounting; or equivalent academic and education experience

Preferred:

  • Exposure to utility, municipal or commercial fleet maintenance environment

Specific Skills & Knowledge:

Required:

  • MS Office – basic proficiency

  • Ability to read and understand policies, standards and procedures.

  • Attention to detail.

  • Ability to timely obtain and retain company required driving, safety and compliance training/certifications.

  • Ability to comprehend and complete company defined hands-on training requirements of all preventive maintenance procedures and new types of equipment for all fleet vehicles and equipment.

Preferred:

  • Asset Works Fleet M5 proficiency

  • Knowledge of natural gas vehicles and related support systems

Qualifications – Mechanic, Auto III

Required:

  • High School diploma or GED equivalent

  • Two (2) years vocational/technical school or one (1) year vocational/technical school with two (2) years of experience or equivalent

  • Valid state driver’s license

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a commercial driver’s license

  • Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Master certification in either Automotive or Medium-Heavy Truck

Preferred:

  • Class A commercial driver’s license

  • Operator Qualified in accordance with company plan

  • F1 - Alternate Fuels Certification Test

  • L1 - Advanced Engine Performance Specialist Certification Test

  • L2 - Electronic Diesel Engine Diagnosis Specialist Certification Test

Related Work Experience:

Required:

  • 5 years’ experience in automotive or medium/heavy duty truck work, including preventive and corrective maintenance, brake systems, electrical systems and tire mounting; or equivalent academic and education experience

Preferred: Exposure to utility, municipal or commercial fleet maintenance environment

Specific Skills & Knowledge:

Required:

  • MS Office – intermediate proficiency

  • Ability to read and understand policies, standards and procedures.

  • Attention to detail.

  • Ability to timely obtain and retain company required driving, safety and compliance training/certifications.

  • Use of automobile and medium/heavy truck diagnostic testing equipment including OEM scan tools, generic scan tools and multi-meters

  • Ability to interpret and follow online service manual diagnostic repair procedures and decision tree flow charts.

Preferred:

  • Asset Works Fleet M5 proficiency

  • Knowledge of natural gas vehicles and related support systems

Working Conditions/Physical Requirements:

  • Occasional Traveler (5-20% travel):The incumbent will be required to travel on occasion.Trips may require overnight stay away from home for one or more nights.

  • This position requires constant standing or walking.

  • This position frequently requires the incumbent to reach above shoulder level

  • This position frequently requires the incumbent to bend, kneel, crouch, or crawl

  • This position requires the ability to lift 50 pounds

  • The position requires flexibility in working shifts as required.

Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is America's premier energy company, with 44,000 megawatts of generating capacity and 1,500 billion cubic feet of combined natural gas consumption and throughput volume serving 9 million electric and gas utility customers through its subsidiaries. The company provides clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy through electric utilities in four states, natural gas distribution utilities in seven states, a competitive generation company serving wholesale customers across America and a national recognized provider of customized energy solutions, as well as fiber optics and wireless communications. Southern Company brands are known for excellent customer service, high reliability and affordable prices that are below the national average. Through an industry-leading commitment to innovation, Southern Company and its subsidiaries are inventing America's energy future by developing the full portfolio of energy resources, including carbon-free nuclear, 21st century coal, natural gas, renewables and energy efficiency, and creating new products and services for the benefit of customers. Southern Company has been named by the U.S. Department of Defense and G.I. Jobs magazine as a top military employer, recognized among the Top 50 Companies for Diversity by DiversityInc, listed by Black Enterprise magazine as one of the 40 Best Companies for Diversity and designated a Top Employer for Hispanics by Hispanic Network. The company has earned a National Award of Nuclear Science and History from the National Atomic Museum Foundation for its leadership and commitment to nuclear development and is continually ranked among the top utilities in Fortune's annual World's Most Admired Electric and Gas Utility rankings. Visit our website at www.southerncompany.com.

Southern Company is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.

Job Field: Fleet & Automotive Services

Job Type: Standard

Primary Location: Georgia-Metro Atlanta-Riverdale

Operating Company: Atlanta Gas Light

Job Type: Standard

Travel (Up to...): Yes, 25 % of the Time

Union Covered: No

Work Location(s):

Clayton Service Cener - 508 Georgia Highway 138 SW (508RiverdaleCODE)

508 Georgia Highway 138 SW

Riverdale, 30274

Req ID: GAS2000420