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City of Sanford - Mechanic Helper/Parts Person

Start Date: March 04, 2024 | End Date: April 25, 2024
County: York County
Job Type: Public Works




            The City of Sanford is accepting applications to fill the position of Mechanic Helper.  Applicants must have and maintain a valid State of Maine Class II/B CDL operator's license.  Applicants must also possess a clean driving record. 


            This is a skilled position which involves, but is not limited to, the purchasing of parts as well as the repair and preventative maintenance of automotive and mechanical equipment when required.  The primary responsibility of the position will involve the purchasing, stocking, inventorying and tracking of parts for mechanical repair equipment.  The position will also be responsible for assisting with the snow and ice removal with the Public Works Department which includes the operation of trucks, light or heavy equipment as well as manual labor under the direction of supervisory personnel. Please refer to the job description for the additional duties, responsibilities, training, experience, as well as the necessary special requirements for this position. 


            The position is scheduled to work 40 hours per week. Work is assigned and primarily carried out from the Garage Maintenance Supervisor and the Public Works Director of Highway or his designee.  Work assignments will encompass all areas of the City of Sanford.


            Applicants are required to successfully pass a background check to the satisfaction to the City of Sanford and a drug test as a prerequisite of employment, prior to final hiring.   Applications and interviews will be reviewed as received.


            Applications & job descriptions may be obtained from the Human Resource Department or online @ under employment opportunities and must be returned to:

Human Resource Director

919 Main Street

Sanford, ME  04073

The City of Sanford is an Equal Opportunity Employer



Internal Posting:                 Internal Sign Off Received

External Posting:                Monday, March 4, 2024

External Deadline:              Thursday, April 25, 2024 at 5:30 PM

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