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Hillsborough County Government

Fleet Technician (#FLTECHBBK2) BBK2
$18.03-$24.35 Hourly / $3,125.20-$4,220.67 Monthly / $37,502.40-$50,648.00 Yearly


Performs repair and maintenance of fleet vehicles and related equipment, and provides customer service for small to medium unit or function supporting Hillsborough County Fleet Management Department.


Graduation from high school or possession of a GED Certificate; and
Successful completion of an approved vocational school or technical training program; and
Four years of experience in the repair and maintenance of automobiles, truck, or equipment; and
Possession of four Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Certifications; and
Possession of a valid Driver License.


An equivalent combination of education, training and experience that would reasonably be expected to provide the job-specific competencies noted above; and
Possession of four Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Certifications; and
Possession of a valid Driver License.


  • Customer Commitment - Proactively seeks to understand the needs of our customers and provide the highest standards of service
  • Dedication to Professionalism and Integrity - Demonstrates and promotes fair, honest, professional and ethical behaviors that establishes trust throughout the organization and with the public we serve
  • Organizational Excellence - Takes ownership for excellence through one's personal effectiveness and dedication to the continuous improvement of our operations
  • Success through Teamwork - Collaborates and builds partnerships through trust and the open exchange of diverse ideas and perspectives to achieve organizational goals


Heavy work - Exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds or force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects.


  • Will be required to climb, bend, stoop, kneel, and crouch for frequent and extended periods of times.
  • Ability to lift and carry 75-lbs.
  • Ability to work in adverse or extreme weather conditions.


    Possession of Four (4) Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Certifications.


    Note: The following duties are illustrative and not exhaustive. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position. Depending on assigned area of responsibility, incumbents in the position may perform one or more of the activities described below:

    • Performs minor and major repairs, preventative maintenance and repair diagnostics to county vehicles and equipment to ensure they function properly and safely.
    • Diagnoses and performs minor repairs to vehicle and equipment systems, such as braking, climate control, electrical, electronic, steering and driveline to determine repair requirements.
    • Troubleshoots vehicle systems using computer interfaces and generic code scanners to obtain trouble codes from vehicle Engine Control Module (ECM).
    • Services engines, transmissions, differentials, fuel systems, braking systems, climate control systems, and hydraulic systems by changing fluids and filters, and flushing systems in accordance with manufacturers specifications.
    • Uses micrometers, calipers, pressure gauges, dial indicators and other precision instruments to determine working clearances on mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic systems.
    • Places orders for required parts, materials and supplies, as required.
    • Inputs information into computer, database or related software to maintain records such as repair, maintenance, equipment, and customer service history.
    • Inputs information into a computer, database or related software to maintain records such as repair, maintenance, equipment, and customer service history.
    • Maintains tools, supplies, and workstations in a clean, safe and presentable manner.
    • Assists staff with physical inventory of equipment, parts, supplies and tools, as required.
    • Assists staff in major repairs of vehicles and equipment.
    • Assists staff in complex and non-standard retrofitting of additional accessories or equipment, in accordance with customer specifications.
    • Performs road tests and operational checks of vehicles and equipment to insure quality of repairs and service.
    • Attends meetings, training sessions, educational courses; reviews videos, online resources and paper manuals and materials to maintain current repair and maintenance methods and practices.
    • Performs other related duties as required.


      • Knowledge of vehicle and equipment repairs, preventative maintenance, and diagnostics.
      • Knowledge of safety guidelines and procedures.
      • Knowledge of proper testing procedures and methods to determine accuracy of repairs.
      • Skill in retrofitting accessories and equipment to vehicles and equipment.
      • Ability to perform duties in a collaborative team environment.
      • Ability to prioritize assignments, as it relates to customer needs and deadlines.
      • Ability to utilize computers, databases and related software.
      • Ability to provide guidance, training, and direction to lower-level staff.
      • Ability to represent the county with professionalism, tact, and courtesy.
      • Ability to resolve or elevate requests for assistance.

        CLASS: FLTECHBBK2; EST: 1/7/2018; REV: ;