Mechanic II

Exempt Status: Non-Exempt
Position Term: 12 month
Benefits:  Full
Position Type: Classified

Job Description:
Under general supervision, performs journeyman work in the maintenance and repair of school buses and other automotive equipment of the School System Transportation Department. Work involves identifying, diagnosing and repairing malfunctions in transportation vehicles and equipment, testing equipment for compliance with safety standards; and operating specialized power tools to recondition complete sub-assemblies.  Employee is also responsible for checking lighting and wiring mechanisms for proper function; performing engine and other sub-assembly checks; and performing N.C. Motor Vehicle Inspections on all motor vehicles.  Reports to the Mechanic III-Shop Crew Chief.  

Minimum Training and Experience:

  • Graduation from high school and 3 to 5 years of training or experience in repair and maintenance of automotive equipment; or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required skills, knowledge and abilities

Guilford County Schools is pleased to offer a variety of comprehensive and cost-sensitive benefits reflecting the diverse health and wellness needs of our employees and their families. Some of our benefits are optional, allowing you to customize your elections to meet your personal and budgetary objectives. Others are mandatory, such as the Teachers' and State Employees' Retirement System (TSERS) and basic life insurance, design to assist with longer term financial health. Employee support of health and wellness in a variety of dimensions is our goal.

Thank you for your interest in joining the Guilford County Schools team! Our district is nationally recognized for innovative practices, from lessons in the classroom to teaching and modeling good character to energy conservation. Every member of our team - 10,000 employees strong - is dedicated to ensuring student success. We may be one of the largest school districts and employers in the state, but we work hard to make every member of our team feel like an individual. We are committed to excellence and character, always seeking to “strive, achieve and excel” in all we do. If you are committed to excellence in education, and are driven to support the success of every student through strong performance, we welcome you to apply .Every position in GCS - from our teachers to our bus drivers, from our custodians to our IT experts - plays a vital role in our goal to educate every student. For us, excellence is the only option.