Job ID: 38474
Department: Operations Services
Location: Various NY/NJ Facilities
As an AUTOMOTIVE MECHANIC you will utilize your knowledge of automotive technology to keep the Port Authority rolling. You will perform complex automotive inspections and identify maintenance repairs and modifications for our vehicle fleet. Automotive Mechanics also grow their skills in a wide variety of duties that require unusual techniques and exceptional judgment to help maintain Port Authority vehicles.
Automotive Mechanics will be responsible for the following duties:
Shifts: Automotive Mechanics work a 40-hour week, which includes rotating shifts, nights, weekends, holidays, overtime as needed an during inclement weather and emergencies.
To learn more about some exciting initiatives led by our Central Automotive Division and to get to know staff who you may work alongside of, check out the Port Authority’s Now Arriving blog posts in the links below:
Candidates must present the following qualifications to be considered eligible for this position:
Applicants should refer to the following websites for further information on obtaining a CDL and medical clearance for CDL Licensing:
http://www.state.nj.us/mvc/Commercial/CommercialDriver.htm OR http://www.nydmv.state.ny.us/cdl.htm
Selected candidates will be subject to comprehensive background check and will be asked to provide copies of the required licenses for verification.
Compensation & Benefits
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey offers a competitive salary, an outstanding benefits package and a professional environment that supports development and recognizes achievement. As one of the premier public agencies in the nation, we offer exciting career challenges, and unsurpassed benefits to jobseekers meeting the necessary qualifications to join our elite, highly skilled staff of maintenance experts.
Starting Salary: $35.95 hourly. Automotive Mechanics are eligible for annual step increases up to an annual salary of $96,616.78 (subject to collective bargaining agreement).
How To Apply
Interested candidates should apply to this job by clicking on the "Apply Now" button and submitting a resume. Applicants under consideration will be contacted via email for testing.
The Automotive Mechanic Written Examination is designed to assess candidates’ knowledge in the following areas:
To bypass the Automotive Mechanic Written Exam, candidates must present one of the following profiles.
Applicants seeking a written test waiver should indicate ASE certification types and numbers on your resume AND upload current certifications with your resume as a PDF file.
Candidates who qualify on the written exam will be eligible to be considered for the next step in the evaluation process, a Practical Examination. The practical exam will measure a candidate's knowledge in areas such as mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, and/or electrical/electronic inspection, diagnosis, maintenance, and repair
About The Port Authority
Founded in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey builds, operates, and maintains many of the most important transportation and trade infrastructure assets in the country. The agency's network of aviation, ground, rail, and seaport facilities is among the busiest in the country, supports more than 550,000 regional jobs, and generates more than $23 billion in annual wages and $80 billion in annual economic activity. The Port Authority also owns and manages the 16-acre World Trade Center site, where the 1,776-foot-tall One World Trade Center is now the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey/Port Authority Trans-Hudson (PATH) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.