OPENING: Mechanic Assistant Position Title: Mechanic Assistant Application Deadline: November 27, 2017 Position Description: The Mechanic Assistant duties include, but are not limited to: Develops, recommends and implements repair, maintenance and replacement schedules for town equipment. Coordinates and performs preventive and emergency maintenance and repair of town vehicles and equipment. Inspects town vehicles and equipment to insure compliance with N.H. laws. Monitors trends, developments and innovations in equipment design, repair and use, and makes recommendations to the appropriate authorities. Needs to be able to perform welding functions as needed on the equipment and vehicles. Maintains inventory of parts and equipment on computer (i.e. stockroom). If necessary, will fill in on equipment, trucks or laboring in various other functions within the department. Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions. May need to exercise on-site coordination in absence of a working foreman. Operates and maintains various pieces of equipment as required to perform duties. Evaluates the mechanical condition of vehicle and/or equipment as to normal wear and tear or abuse. Needs to maintain a good working relationship with Town Departments. Needs to be available 24 hours during emergencies, which includes plowing and snow removal. Others duties and responsibilities as assigned. Click HERE for the full job description.