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EQUIPMENT MECHANIC I (Open Positions: 1)

Location: City of Manhattan, Manhattan, KS 66502
Department: PUBLIC WORKS
Division: PW/STREET
Job Status: Full-Time
Shift: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Days Worked: Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu.
Status: Accepting Applications
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Job Description


Regular/Full-time/Non-exempt     Starting Salary: EMI - $17.37hr.  

Open until filled - Review of applications begins immediately.

To apply, please complete the online application @ https://cityofmhk.com/1393/Apply-for-a-Job


Contributes to the overall mission of the Engineering/Operations Division by repairing and maintaining all mechanical needs of department vehicles as directed and is on call for all other city vehicle repairs as needed and requested by other City department and division heads.

For complete job descriptions including essential physical functions & environmental demands,

click here:  Equipment Mechanic I Jan 2019.pdf