State of Washington Classified Job Specification
EQUIPMENT TECHNICIAN 2
Automobiles and other vehicles under 15,000 GVW may be serviced and repaired a minority of the time. Lighter vehicle repairs are defined in the automotive mechanic class series.
Welds broken parts that do not require close tolerance, such as broken braces on sign holders, broken tailgates on trucks and hard surface welds on buckets of scoops and tractors;
Lubrication and servicing of equipment involving crankcase, transmission, gear boxes, etc.;
Inspecting vehicles and reporting deficiencies to mechanics;
Does spot and other minor body and fender work;
Assists in the set up and operations of engine lathes, milling machines and drill presses;
Steam cleans equipment before servicing.
There may be instances where individual positions must have additional licenses or certification. It is the employer’s responsibility to ensure the appropriate licenses/certifications are obtained for each position.
Some positions require a Class A Commercial Driver's License (CDL), with endorsement "N" within the first six months of employment.
Class Specification History
Revise class. General revision, deletes class concept; adopted May 10, 2007, effective July 1, 2007
Revise definition, add distinguishing characteristics; adopted May 10, 2012, effective: May 11, 2012.
Revise definition, general revisions; adopted June 22, 2023; effective July 1, 2023.