Garage Lead Automotive Technician

Requisition ID: 54827

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Position Specific Description

The successful candidate in this role will support the Fleet Services department located at the St. Augustine garage.

Job Overview

Under limited supervision, provides safe and reliable vehicles and equipment to all customer segments while maintaining a technical focus for solutions to complex problems, including but not limited to electrical, mechanical, fluid powering or hybrid applications. At times will assist in monitoring / assessing performance of other technicians and groups to make improvements or take corrective actions.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Communicates and demonstrate safe working practices ensuring daily, weekly and monthly shop safety and environmental inspections are performed
  • Diagnoses faults or malfunctions to determine required repairs
  • Guides, trains and provides technical assistance to other technicians
  • Maintains garage parts inventory
  • Manages shop workflow scheduling for vehicle and equipment maintenance
  • Outsources works and deals directly with vendors for parts, service and semi-annual maintenance
  • Identifies and evaluates strengths and weaknesses of alternative repair solutions
  • Produces maintenance reports using the fleet program and company software applications
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned


Required Qualifications

  • High School Grad/GED
  • Experience: 6+ years
  • Valid Driver's License (Non CDL)
  • Current Medium Duty/Heavy Duty Truck ASE Master Certification
  • Valid Class A CDL with Tanker "N" Endorsement or must attain within 6 months of employment


Preferred Qualifications

  • Associate's Degree or certification from an accredited university within a related field (e.g. Automotive Technology, Diesel Technology)
  • Mobile Crane Certification
  • FS Fluid Power Mobile Hydraulic Mechanic Certification


Employee Group: Non Exempt
Employee Type:Full Time
Job Category: Technicians
Organization: Florida Power & Light Company
Location: St Augustine, Florida
Other Work Locations: Florida
Relocation Provided: No

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