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New York State Civil Service Service and Repair Mechanic (Motor Equipment), Region 9 in Binghamton, New York

Agency Transportation, Department of

Title Service and Repair Mechanic (Motor Equipment), Region 9

Occupational Category Skilled Craft, Apprenticeship, Maintenance

Salary Grade 12

Bargaining Unit OSU - Operational Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary Range From $44354 to $54140 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Contingent Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 40


From 7 AM

To 3:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? Yes

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Sullivan

Street Address NYS Department of Transpiration

Region 9, Fleet Administration & Support

City Binghamton

State NY

Zip Code 13904

Minimum Qualifications Four years of experience as an automotive or diesel mechanic responsible for the diagnosis offaulty vehicle and/or equipment operation and the performance of mechanical repairs coveringseveral aspects of automotive and/or diesel systems. (On your application you must specify typesof repair work performed and the kinds of vehicles on which you performed this work).ORAn Associate's degree in automotive or diesel repair technology.Substitution: Education as detailed below may be substituted for a maximum of two years ofexperience.1. Graduation from a technical or vocational program, such as B.O.C.E.S, in automotive ordiesel technology or automotive or diesel repair technology may be substituted for oneyear of experience.2. Graduation from a one-year post high school certificate program in automotive or dieselrepair technology may be substituted for up to two years of experience.Experience limited to airplane (aviation) mechanic (except for ground equipment); gas stationattendant; the repair of motorcycles, motor boats, or small engines; installation or repair oftransmissions, mufflers, brakes, or tires; new car preparation; auto body repair work; ormanagement activities as the owner or supervisor of a repair shop or service station is NOT QUALIFYING.Within one (1) year from appointment to a Service & Repair Mechanic (Motor Equipment)position, candidates must obtain a valid NYS Inspection Certification issued by the Departmentof Motor Vehicles; and also must obtain a valid New York State Class B Commercial Driver’sLicense with no air brake restrictionNOTE: All candidates must pass a pre-employment physical/medical examination and drug testprior to beginning employment.

Duties Description Duties include but are not limited to:Diagnose and correct the causes of faulty vehicle and equipment operation. Overhaul adjust andrepair gaseous fuel engines, clutches, transmissions and differentials; ignition, wiring, lighting,fuel, cooling, braking and complex hydraulic systems; steering, wheel and suspensionmechanisms; and body, cab and frame components. Conduct NYS inspections. Overhaul andrebuild starters, generators, compressors, pumps (fuel, water, air and hydraulic), spreaders, smallengines, mowers and a variety of other equipment, including but not limited to, track vehicles,loaders (front-end and belt), cranes, shovels, lifts, hydraulic excavators, etc. Diagnose and repairelectronic engine control systems, anti-lock brake systems and air conditioning.May be required to do cutting and welding. Make road calls and test drive equipment. Completereports use parts catalogs and perform other related duties. Effectively utilize the departmentfleet management software and DOT electronic systems to assist in repair, ordering, andmanaging the repair schedule and parts stock. Overtime will be required and during the WinterMaintenance Season you may be placed on a shift other than the day shift. Responsibilities mayinclude serving a role within the Incident Command System to support the department’sresponse to regional and statewide emergency situations.

Additional Comments All State employees in Executive controlled agencies, who are not subject to amandatory vaccination requirement, shall be tested for COVID-19 weekly unless theyare fully vaccinated.Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Gene Hatton

Telephone 607-775-6053

Fax 607-775-60-52

Email Address


Street New York State Department of Transportation

241 Colesville Road

City Binghamton

State NY

Zip Code 13904

Notes on Applying Qualified candidates should submit a letter of interest and a current resume with NoticeNumber B-22-G060-R9 included in the subject line and cover letter, no later than December31st, 2022.Please include B-22-G060-R9 in the subject line