Job Posting: Maintenance Mechanic

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The Town of Hopkinton seeks a full-time Maintenance Mechanic.
The Town of Hopkinton is committed to equal opportunity, encourages diversity and inclusion and believes
that a positive culture of inclusion in Town governance contributes to the Town’s overall qualities as a great
place to live and work. We welcome all to apply.

Do you enjoy performing maintenance and repair work on vehicles & equipment?
Would you like to be part of a thriving, friendly and dedicated team?
Do you want to be a part of Team Hopkinton that embraces, fosters and
celebrates diversity, equity, inclusion & belonging?
Hiring Salary Range: $26.33 to $27.72
Competitive Leave and Benefits
Shift: Monday through Friday, 6:30 am to 2:30 pm
Drug & Alcohol screening is a condition of employment

This position performs skilled maintenance and repair work on all standard and specialized town
equipment and vehicles. This position also performs skilled manual work as well as operating heavy
equipment for construction, maintenance and repair projects for the DPW.
QUALIFICATIONS
Education, Training and Experience
Equivalent to High School Diploma; 3 -5 years of related work experience as a mechanic at the
journeyman level (with experience in the repair and maintenance of both light and heavy motorized
equipment) or any equivalent combination of education and experience.
Knowledge of: Extensive knowledge of the principals, procedures, methods, and techniques involved in
the repair and maintenance of gasoline-powered and diesel-powered motor vehicles and equipment.
Working knowledge of welding and cutting with a torch. Thorough knowledge of the repair of electrical
and hydraulic systems. Thorough knowledge of safe repair practices. Working knowledge of heavy and
special equipment operation and mechanics. Working knowledge of construction, maintenance and
repair activities. Working knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the trade.
Ability to: diagnose problems in and repair motor vehicles and equipment. Ability to use standard and
special motor mechanic’s tools. Ability to perform welding and brazing operations. Ability to follow
proper methods, procedures and safety precautions.
Skill: Skill in the use and care of tools employed in automotive repair. Skill in operating above mentioned
equipment. Skill utilizing basic office computer software and specialized fleet maintenance systems.
Required Licensing/Certification: Possession of Valid 2B Hoisting License and Class B CDL drivers’ license.

Please see attached position description.

Internal and External Applicants: To be considered for this position, please submit the required Application for
Employment, attached, cover letter and resume no later than 4:00 pm, Monday, November 22, 2021, to
[email protected]. Individuals who may need an accommodation in order to participate in the process

should contact HR. Applications will also be accepted via drop off or mailed to: Town Hall, Human Resources
Department, 18 Main Street, Hopkinton, MA 01748. There is a drop box in the front of Hopkinton Town Hall.

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