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Automotive Mechanic

Job Number: 73422
Categories: Skilled Trade/Facilities Mgmt.
Location: 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX
Department: 529004 - Fleet Maintenance Operations
Full/Part Time/PRN: Day Job
Regular/Temporary: Regular


This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain criminal history record information


Salary Negotiable

Experience and Education

  • Graduation from high school, vocational school, or GED and
  • Three (3) years experience in automotive repairs.
  • Automotive Service Excellence Certification preferred.

Job Duties

  • Maintains, services and repairs air and water cooled engines, electrical and hydraulic systems, transmissions, front and rear ends, brakes, tune-ups, carburetors, electronic exhaust systems, wiring of engine and chassis, clutches, air conditioning, etc. on variety of motor-operated vehicles and equipment such as cars, trucks, tractors, lawn mowers, tillers, edgers, post hole diggers, power blowers, scooters, fork lifts, tree sprayers, etc.
  • Performs scheduled preventive maintenance as required.
  • Repairs vehicles and equipment in off-site emergencies as needed.
  • Maintains and cleans tools and equipment, and keeps work area in neat and orderly condition.
  • May provide working supervision to semi-skilled workers of lower grade.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
**Other Duties: Performs other duties as assigned.

UTSouthwestern Medical Center is committed to an educational and working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members of the University community. In accordance with federal and state law, the University prohibits unlawful discrimination, including harassment, on the basis of: race; color; religion; national origin; sex; including sexual harassment; age; disability; genetic information; citizenship status; and protected veteran status. In addition, it is UTSouthwestern policy to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.

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