Shop Manager/Mechanic

GARFIELD COUNTY PUBLIC WORKS   Pomeroy, WA   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
Posted on November 22, 2021

Garfield County, WA

Shop Manager/Mechanic

A detailed job description and application packet may be obtained at the Garfield County Public Works by calling 509-843-1301 or online at This application period closes on December 2, 2021 at 4:30 PM.

Work is performed under the general supervision of the Road Superintendent and Public Works
Director (Director). Supervises and coordinates the planning and execution of all activities of the
Shop, including performing management, maintenance, repair, and purchasing of county owned
equipment. Supervises and coordinates county personnel who are performing the mechanical repair
and servicing of county equipment, and other related work.
Responsible for the planning, scheduling, directing, and evaluating of the repair and servicing of
County maintenance equipment and vehicles. Required to have a significant understanding of road
maintenance equipment systems, electrical and mechanical testing equipment, diagnostic tools,
computer applications, and a variety of hand, power, and shop tools.
Work will involve considerable contact with other County employees, vendors, and department
heads requesting work on a variety of vehicles and equipment. Work will involve both the supervision
of the overall equipment management as well as performing equipment repairs. It will also require
the employee to advise, consult, and assist subordinate employees in all aspects of fleet
maintenance and repair.
Work tasks of the Shop Superintendent also includes but is not limited to tracking the needs of the
overall operation, inventory and parts of the ER & R Shop and other ER&R owned systems, including
the fuel dispensing network