Ada County Highway District is now accepting applications for the position of Mechanic in the Maintenance
Department. Starting wage is $23.50 - $27.00 per hour / DOQ. This position is eligible for a SIGN ON
ACHD offers an excellent benefit package with medical, vision and dental insurance, paid vacation and
holidays, paid parental leave, 401K match and membership in the Public Employee Retirement System of
The primary duties of this position are to perform journeyman level maintenance and repair of
vehicle and construction equipment.
During winter operations, the incumbent must be available respond to emergency call out, as
required on a 24-hour basis.
Mechanics receive a $1200 tool allowance each year.
Applicant must have a thorough knowledge of methods, materials, tools and standard practices of
the automotive mechanics trade. Knowledge of heavy-duty construction equipment maintenance
including hydraulics and diesel engines a must. Experience with auto electrical system diagnosis
and repair required. Some knowledge of welding and mobile air conditioning experience is a plus.
The incumbent must supply his/her own tools and be willing to work varied shifts. A valid Idaho
drivers license is required. Class A CDL is desired.
OR Any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge,
skills and abilities may be acceptable.
A completed ACHD Employment Application is required and must be submitted to Human Resources by
4:30pm on February 29, 2024. Applications will be reviewed periodically. Apply as soon as possible to
ensure you will be considered for this position. This job announcement will be closed if the position is
filled prior to the closing date. Applications are available at 3775 Adams St, Garden City ID, or on our
website at www.achdidaho.org.
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