Transportation Maintenance Specialist I
Transportation & Parking Services
Best Consideration Date
Apply Immediately; this job posting will be closed once sufficient
qualified applications have been received.
Performs routine maintenance and repair of distict PCC parking lots
and roadways, and maintains the campus parking garage. Incumbent
provides assistance to Transportation Specialist II and/or Lead
Transportation Specialist with minor maintenance on buses and other
duties as assigned. Acts as back up driver
Typically rotate among job tasks and work stations on a daily
- Maintains PCC parking lots, ensuring stalls, curbs, crosswalks,
directional arrows, and other traffic signs are clearly marked;
performs necessary painting.
- Installs, repairs, and replaces PCC roadway and parking
signage, bicycle racks, and parking permit dispensers. Installs
thermoplastic marking as needed.
- Shares lead duties for parking lot maintenance and repair crews
with Transportation Specialist II.
- Assists with minor maintenance and performs cleaning of
department buses, including pressure washing of vehicles.
- Keeps shop equipment in safe, operating condition.
- Acts as back up to Transit Service Operators and van driver or
provides auto transportation support, as needed.
- Maintains parking garage, ensuring lights are replaced, garage
is clean, and correct signage is in place.
- Maintains applicable Material Safety Data Sheets.
- Drives buses and other vehicles to and from repair
- May deliver equipment for maintenance services.
- May be called on to remove biohazardous material.
- Supports parking office or enforcement staff as directed.
- Performs other related duties as assigned
See the classification description for additional information:
These qualifications, skills and abilities are critical for
success in this position.
Throughout the screening process, you will be evaluated based on
the demonstration of these qualifications.
- Demonstrated experience using a computer to perform basic
- Experience leading, training and coordinating the work of
others in a team environment;
- Demonstrated use a variety of equipment to complete task
assignments; organizing and keeping records.
- Ability to learn quickly and apply knowledge to new
To be considered, your application must demonstrate these minimum
qualifications. (Experience is calculated based on the start and
end dates you provide multiplied by the number of hours per week
High school diploma or equivalent and one year of experience in
basic facilities, construction or repair experience in a commercial
or industrial setting.
Must possess a valid Commercial Driver License (CDL) with Passenger
endorsement for operation of motor vehicles within the State of
Oregon or Washington and have an acceptable driving record.
Starting Salary Expectations
The first two steps of the range are: $45,678 to $47,049 per year.
Higher salary placement may be available based on qualifications,
experience and internal equity.
Position Grade Salary Range
$45678 to $73301 Annual Salary
PCC offers a comprehensive benefit package designed to provide
employees and their families, including domestic partners, with
access to a broad range of benefit options. Includes Health,
Dental, and Vision options, Group Life, Long-term Disability,
Long-term Care, and Auto and Home Insurance programs.
PCC currently fully funds the Oregon Public Employees Retirement
System (PERS/OPSRP) pension and contributes an additional 6% into
the employee's Individual Account Program under PERS/OPSRP. PCC
offers a tax deferred annuity program and a deferred compensation
program where employees may save additional pre-tax dollars for
Additionally, PCC provides a tuition waiver for yourself, domestic
partner, and dependent children under 24 years of age. Partial
tuition reimbursement for yourself at other accredited institutions
(full-time employees only).
(Pro-rated by FTE for Part-Time Employees)
- Starts at 8 hours of vacation leave per month (additional
vacation hours with years of service)
- 8 hours of sick leave per month
- 24 hours of additional personal leave days per year - 11 Paid
For a complete list of PCC benefits, please visit
View a complete list of PCC benefits .
Working Conditions and Physical Requirements
Work is performed both indoors and outdoors with exposure to
various weather conditions. May be exposed to potentially hazardous
conditions, noise and temperature extremes. Position involves
frequent bending, standing, kneeling, climbing ladders, reaching
below and above shoulders, and lifting objects weighing up to 50
lbs. while performing job duties. Wrist, hand and finger dexterity
is required to operate various equipment and materials. Work
schedule may include weekend hours. Operates heavy and/or light
motorized equipment and uses power and hand tools.
Background Check Required
Portland Community College complies with the Oregon Veterans'
Preference in Public Employment law which provides qualifying
veterans and disabled veterans with preference in employment.
You will be given instructions during the application process
to claim Veterans' Preference in the recruitment of this position,
and to provide the documents required for verification of
eligibility. Please do not send your documentation to the hiring
manager directly. For verification of eligibility, please submit
the following documentation:
Portland Community College is committed to hiring and retaining
a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making
decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or any
other protected class.
Please note that Portland Community College is not currently
able to provide visa (e.g. H1-B Visa) sponsorship for potential
Notice of the Availability of the Annual Security
- Veterans: DD214
- Disabled Veterans: DD214 and Letter from the Department
Pursuant to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy
and Campus Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act), you may view Portland
Community College’s (PCC) most recent Annual Security Report (ASR)
on the Department
of Public Safety
website. The ASR contains current security and
safety-related policy disclosure statements, emergency preparedness
and evacuation information, crime prevention and sexual assault
prevention information and resources, and drug and alcohol
prevention programming. The ASR also contains crime statistics for
Clery Act crimes which occurred on PCC properties for the last
three calendar years. Paper copies of the ASR are available upon
request at all Department of Public