Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,150 full-time undergraduates and 4,420 graduate and professional students. Ranked 31 among national universities, Boston College has 758 full-time and 1,096 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $956 million, and an endowment in excess of $2.2 billion.
Garage Mechanic Monday thru Friday 7:00am-3:30pm
Job Description Responsible for maintenance of Boston College vehicles, and other duties as required. Prepares parts requisitions, material records and establishes proper parts inventory. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those encountered in the course of work.
REQUIREMENTS Mandatory 3-5 years as an established fleet mechanic at an academic institution, construction company, landscape maintenance/construction operation, local municipality, golf course or equivalent Strong computer skills in Microsoft office, fleet management software and or Boston College software platforms High school diploma, trade school certificate or equivalent
Read, understand and follow written and oral instructions such as factory service bulletins, automotive, light truck, and/or heavy construction equipment manuals and memorandums
Must be able to lift 50 pounds Maintain any Continuing Education requirements for servicing vehicles Valid MA driver's license Requires technical expertise in the following areas: Techniques and methods of overhauling and repairing light, medium and heavy gasoline, alternate fuel and diesel powered equipment and related components. Theory, care and operation of gasoline and diesel powered internal combustion engines and mechanical components for the maintenance and repair of heavy and other mechanic equipment Diagnose mechanical troubles and determine appropriate maintenance work Repair and overhaul light, medium and heavy gasoline and diesel-driven powered equipment Methods, materials, tools and equipment of the trade and their use in the maintenance and repair of heavy and other mechanical equipment Preventative Maintenance inspection methods Methods, techniques, parts, tools and materials used in the maintenance and repair of diesel and gasoline-powered light, medium and heavy equipment Safe work methods and safety regulations pertaining to the work Diagnose and repair diagnostic trouble codes Familiar with State and Federal mandated inspections for vehicles and equipment Repair and overhaul all-terrain vehicles such as John Deere Gator. Bobcat Toolcat, John Deere Tractor
Boston College conducts background checks as part of the hiring process. Boston College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
Please post before 12:00 noon Sept 30, 2019 Employees who would like to be considered for this position should apply at the Department of Human Resources, 129 Lake Street Room 110, before 5:00pm on October 9.
C Laflamme 9/30/19 Signature Date
John Bogdan 9/30/19
Boston College conducts background checks as part of the hiring process.
Boston College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including disability and protected veteran status. To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at https://www.bc.edu/offices/diversity
Boston College's Notice of Nondiscrimination can be viewed at https://www.bc.edu/offices/diversity/compliance/nondiscrim
Internal Number: 3408
About Boston College
Boston College is one of the nation's best and most selective universities, with U.S. News & World Report ranking Boston College 31st among national universities, and Forbes ranking it 26th in its 2012 America's Best Colleges listing. Boston College confers more than 4,000 degrees annually in more than 50 fields of study through eight schools and colleges. Faculty members are committed to both teaching and research having earned nearly $60 million in research grants in the last year alone. The University has made a major commitment to academic excellence. As part of its Strategic Plan, Boston College is in the process of adding 100 new faculty positions, expanding faculty and graduate research, increasing student financial aid to more than $128 million annually, and widening opportunities in key undergraduate programs, such as international study, internships and student formation.