Vehicle and Equipment Mechanic
Department: Building Services
Diagnoses, maintains and repairs a wide variety of diesel and
gas-powered vehicles and equipment; operates a variety of hand,
power and shop tools.
Full-time employees receive fully-paid benefits
including medical, dental, and vision insurance for employees and
dependents; life, disability, and long-term care insurance; and
sick leave, vacation and paid holidays. Estimated maximum value of
these employer-paid benefits is approximately $25,426 annually. All
full-time classified employees are enrolled in CalPERS (California
Public Employees Retirement System).
To be eligible for this position, you must meet and provide
evidence of the following minimum qualifications: · Experience:
Four years of performing skilled automotive maintenance and repair
work. AND · Education: Equivalent to completion of the twelfth
· NOTE: For work experience, a “year” is defined as equivalent to
40 hours per week for 12 months. Transcripts must be included to
receive credit for education and/or to substitute education in lieu
of experience (i.e. Bachelor’s degree = 4 years of experience).
Click here for Guidelines for Equivalency for Classified
. Only coursework completed at, and degrees awarded
by, accredited institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of
Education will be considered as satisfying the minimum
qualifications. Coursework and degrees that are completed outside
of the United States are required to have transcripts evaluated
(evaluation to U.S. equivalency and a course by course analysis) by
an appropriate U.S. credentials evaluation service. For a list of
credentials evaluation agencies accepted by Palomar College, visit
the National Association of Credentials Evaluation Services (NACES)
website at http://www.naces.org
or the Association of International Credential Evaluators, Inc.
(AICE) website at http://aice-eval.org/
Palomar College serves over 30,000
students from a variety of backgrounds and we are proud to be a
Hispanic Serving Institution. Our student body is rich in its
diversity. Click here to see a quick overview of our student
demographics on our recent Student Fact Sheet .
Palomar College is committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. We
are dedicated to empowering students to succeed and are guided by
our core values; some of which are the following:
• Access to our programs and services
• Equity and the fair treatment of all in our policies and
• Diversity in learning environments, philosophies, cultures,
beliefs, and people
• Inclusiveness of individual and collective viewpoints in
collegial decision-making processes
• Mutual respect and trust through transparency, civility, and open
All positions require cultural competency which includes the
sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic,
socioeconomic, cultural, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual
orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students,
faculty, and staff.
for full details and required application materials.
About the District:
Palomar College, founded in 1946, is a comprehensive, two-year
community college that serves the greater North San Diego County
region. Palomar College offers over 200 associate’s degree and
certificate programs to approximately 30,000 full- and part-time
students. A favorite in the community among local institutions of
higher education, Palomar College recently ranked #1 in community
colleges in San Diego County in the San Diego’s Best of 2016
. And, Palomar College is just 12 miles from the
glistening Pacific Ocean and 30 miles away from all of the exciting
cultural activities that sunny San Diego has to offer.
Palomar College is an Equal Opportunity Employer