The Township is accepting applications for the following position:
Mechanics Helper – Department of Public Works
Hourly Range: $15 - $35
Work Week – Monday – Friday
Work Hours: 7:00 am – 3:30 pm (or As Assigned)
Under the direction of a supervisor, mechanic or other craftsman, assists as a semi-skilled service attendant with the repair and maintenance of departmental equipment; performs various related supporting functions in plant and service work; does other related work.
The Department of Public Works Division of Vehicle Maintenance is responsible for servicing the municipal fleet, as well as vehicles from the Boroughs of Spotswood and Helmetta, pursuant to the Shared Services Agreements. The types of vehicles serviced include the following: Rear Load and Automated Refuse trucks, Pickup trucks, Law Enforcement vehicles, and other Department sedan and SUVs. The Division is currently staffed with four full-time positions.
In accordance with the New Jersey Occupational Safety and Health Administration regulation 29 CFR 1910.178(1) (1), appointees may be required to obtain and maintain a current certification as a Powered Industrial Truck Operator issued by the New Jersey Occupational Safety and Health Administration. Appointees may be required to successfully complete refresher training. Appointees will be required to possess a driver’s license valid in New Jersey only if the operation of a vehicle, rather than employee mobility, is necessary to perform the essential duties of the position. Appointee will be required to possess a valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) in the State of New Jersey. The ability to lift up to 75 lbs.
Prior experience with diesel engines and hydraulic systems is preferred.
Interested parties are invited to fill out an employment application and submit it to the Business Administrator's office, second floor, Municipal Complex, 710 Hermann Road, North Brunswick, NJ 08902. A copy of the employment application can be obtained by clicking here. In the 'Position Applied for' field, please type in the entire job title.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS WILL BE FRIDAY, AUGUST 14, 2020.