Job Opening

Job TitleTechnician III (Mechanic)
EmployerDurham School Services
Job LocationFairbanks
Wage & Benefits$29.97 + Benefits Per Contract
Job DetailsDuties & Responsibilities: 

  • Diagnoses malfunctions and performs vehicle repairs (e.g. adjust/test steering, electrical, cooling, lubricating, braking systems, drive trains, suspensions, power steering units, clutches, transmissions and oil, temperature, gas regulating components, adjust/test/rebuild engines etc.) and related assigned duties within qualification level, in accordance with all relevant Federal, State/Provincial and local guidelines and requirements. Test-drives vehicles to ensure repair resolved the problem.  
  • Arranges for and obtains appropriate inspections and approval of all major repairs before vehicle is released from maintenance facility.  
  • Maintains a safe, clean, productive and efficient work area including ensuring work area is in compliance with all relevant Federal, State/Provincial and local guidelines and requirements. 
  • Identifies and reports any additional maintenance and/or repairs found necessary in conducting assigned repairs and maintenance including repairs and maintenance required to be performed by Technicians with a higher qualification level. 
  • Records time spent, parts used and repairs and/or maintenance conducted on appropriate form. 
  • Performs road calls and on the road repairs as assigned. 
  • Advises Lead Technician of unsafe maintenance conditions or practices and/or vehicle abuse. 


  • Minimum of five years Med/Hvy truck Fleet mechanic repair experience  
  • Diagnostic, Electrical, and AC skills are a must. 
  • Technical knowledge of major vehicle systems and diesel equipment is required. 
  • Have previous fleet experience and are familiar with diesel and gasoline systems . 
  • Possess the recommended minimum Hand tools for a Diesel Technician   
  • Ability to use good judgment and decision making skills . 
  • Valid applicable state license  (CDL preferred) **Company has a free training program for mechanics. 
  • ASE Certification desirable but not required. 

 Interested qualified applicants may contact Kim Brandenburg in Fairbanks Dispatch at 907- 450-6123 or for additional information