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Philadelphia Gas Works Fleet Auto Mechanic in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia Gas Works

Looking for a challenge and ready to power up your career?

Free Health Insurance – Free Dental Insurance – Pension Plan – Free Parking – Wellness Programs

The Philadelphia Gas Works (PGW) is the largest municipally-owned gas utility in the nation, supplying gas service in the City of Philadelphia to over 500,000 customers. From its humble beginnings in 1836, PGW has grown into the large, modern facility that exists today. As one of the nation's leading natural gas providers, PGW prides itself on stability and continual growth. PGW is dedicated to becoming the Greenest Natural Gas Delivery Company in the region.

Become part of the PGW Team!

Fleet Auto Mechanic

Starting pay rate is $23.715 p/hr. ($948.60 wkly)

Fleet maintenance which includes, but is not limited to:

Remove and install engines, rears, transmissions, and clutches; repair and adjust brakes

Repair or replace wiring, distributors and generators; repair and align front end assemblies; replace radiators and springs; and tune up engines

Remove and install engines, rears, transmissions, and clutches; repair and adjust breaks; mounts and dismounts tires, tire chains; repair or replace wiring, distributors, generators; repair and diagnose ignition system

Use of various hand and power tools, including precision gauges, electrical instruments and computers for use of updating equipment and receiving email, etc.

Assist Equipment Mechanic and/or Working Foreman

Diagnose road breakdowns and make necessary repairs

Perform road service as required

Perform state safety and emission inspections

Perform preventive maintenance inspections

Answering calls when necessary

Other related duties and functions as assigned

High School Diploma or equivalent required

Current, valid driver's license with "clean" record

PA State Emission and Inspection licenses required

Must be able to acquire a Class A Commercial’s Driver’s License with hazardous material and tanker endorsements within six (6) months of hire

Commercial drivers must meet medical standards established by Federal and State Regulations

Automotive AAS degree or have graduated from voc/tech automotive program a plus

Experience with medium to heavy duty trucks, van engines, diesels preferred

Must pass company entry-level test

The Auto Mechanic is a full-time, union position working in all weather conditions with rotational shifts to include nights, weekends, holidays.

We offer a strong benefit package that includes free basic health and dental insurance. PGW is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/D/VAAP/EEO.

While we appreciate all responses, only those who are uniquely qualified will be contacted- interview expenses are not funded

ID: 2022-1685

Department for Portal Display: Fleet Operations Department

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Street: 800 West Montgomery Avenue