Diesel Mechanic / Driver - Little Valley

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Civil Service Job: Yes

Filing Date:

Applications received by mail must be received no later than Thursday, October 19, 2017


$19.13 Grade 20 (General Unit)

Information on the Diesel Mechanic / Driver - Little Valley position

Job Posting

General Unit
Department of Public Works
Route 242
Little Valley, New York 14755


Title  No. of Positions  2017 Salary

Diesel Mechanic / Driver (permanent appointment)


$19.13 / hour Grade 20, General Unit

Location: Department of Public Works – Little Valley


Note: Applicants MUST indicate location on EACH job application.


Features of the Class:   The work involves performing repairs requiring a high level of skill to diesel and gasoline powered automotive equipment such as bulldozers, loaders, and heavy trucks.  In addition, the incumbent may operate a truck, clearing and sanding roads, when assigned to do so.  This class differs from Automotive Mechanic by virtue of required knowledge of and skill in maintaining fuel injection and supercharging systems common to diesel power plants, as well as responsibility for driving trucks.  Incumbents also repair vehicle drive trains and chassis. General instructions are received regarding tasks to be done, permitting a considerable leeway in planning the details of each assignment.  A Diesel Mechanic/Driver does related work as required.


Qualifications: Two years mechanical experience, which shall have involved the repair and overhaul of automotive diesel engines. 

NOTE: Successful completion of a certified training course in diesel engine repair offered by a New York State approved technical training institute may be substituted for one year of experience described above. 


  1. In agencies where required, possession and maintenance of commercial driver license.

  2. In agencies where required, possession and maintenance of New York State Department of Motor Vehicles inspector’s certification as issued by the appropriate New York State authorities.


Note:  All applicants for employment in positions requiring a CDL, or individuals being transferred into such positions, must pass a pre-employment drug test and is subject to all guidelines set forth under the current Cattaraugus County Drug and Alcohol Testing Policy required by Federal Regulation, 49CFR Part 382.


This job posting is issued pursuant to Article 13, Section 1-3 of the labor agreement. Bargaining Unit members may bid for appointment to the indicated openings by submitting a Civil Service Job Application within five (5) working days, inclusive of the issue date, of this job posting.


Send Applications To: 
Cattaraugus County
Human Resources and Civil Service
303 Court Street
Little Valley,NY 14755


Issued:  October 13, 2017

Complete Job Description & Qualifications

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Applications for Diesel Mechanic / Driver - Little Valley will be accepted up to Thursday, October 19, 2017, and may be obtained by downloading from the following links.

Application Forms

Cattaraugus County an Equal Opportunity Employer

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