Mechanic I - Equipment

City of Iowa City

Mechanic I – Equipment

Equipment Division

Public Works Department


Application deadline: Tuesday, October 26, 2021

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One permanent full-time position available

Full salary range: $50,481.60 – $64,792.00

Hours: Monday – Friday, 2:30pm – 11:00pm


Job summary:

Under general direction, performs basic service, maintenance and repairs of vehicles and equipment in the City municipal fleet.


Minimum qualifications:

High school diploma or equivalent required. Additional training beyond high school in auto/diesel mechanics or two years of experience in fleet maintenance or in a related field required. Valid driver’s license with a satisfactory driving record required. Valid Iowa Class B commercial driver’s license with air brake endorsement and Forklift Certification are both required within 60 days of hire date. This position is subject to federal drug testing requirements including screening through the FMCSA Clearinghouse. A pre-employment drug screen is required. Must be 18 years of age per Iowa Code 92.8. Must pass criminal background check.


Preferred qualifications:

Three years of related experience preferred. Air conditioning refrigerant handling certification preferred. General knowledge of electric vehicle and hybrid technology preferred.


More information:

A full job description including a listing of essential duties and responsibilities and necessary knowledge, skills and abilities is available at under Job Descriptions.


It is the policy of the City of Iowa City to afford equal employment opportunities for all employees and potential City employees.

Job ID: 77210

Posted 18 days ago

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