Technician Auto General Valley/CGS

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Date: Aug 30, 2021

Location: Phoenix, AZ, US

Company: SRP

SRP is one of the largest public power and water utilities in the U.S. providing electricity to approximately one million customers in the greater metropolitan Phoenix area. Since its founding in 1903, SRP has fostered a culture of stewardship and customer service consistently ranking as an industry leader in customer service according to J.D. Power. SRP continues to adapt to its changing business environment by seeking innovative ways to reimagine utility service and the provision of critical resources essential to the life and economy of Arizona.

Job Brief

With effective supervision, performs skilled work in the overall maintenance, inspection and repair of automotive, construction and aerial equipment.


Anyone position may not include all duties nor do the example of duties include all tasks, which may be found in the position of this class.

Job Responsibilities

  • Performs preventative maintenance functions, as scheduled, on automotive, construction and aerial equipment.
  • Diagnose, repair, replace, overhaul and maintain all aspects of automotive, construction and aerial equipment.
  • Test and maintain emissions control system.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment.
  • Maintain accurate records of work performed.
  • Safe operation and knowledge of the proper use of cranes, hoists, jacks, stands, power tools and other tools.
  • Operate various types of equipment to diagnose malfunctions for maintenance or repair purposes.
  • Performs all inspections necessary to meet SRP, State or Federal requirements.
  • Training of peers, subordinates and apprentices.
  • Is responsible for inspections, adjustment and maintenance of assigned ship equipment and tools.
  • Performs cutting and welding operations using oxy-acetylene, electric arc and miscellaneous wire feed processes.
  • Assist other employees doing related work. Provides coverage to maintain operational requirements due to vacation due to work leave, or as workloads vary.
  • Washes vehicles, steam cleans engines and chassis, washes parts, cleans tools, cleans maintenance facilities.
  • Moves various types of equipment to or from various locations for maintenance purposes.
  • Depending on workload employees in this job classification may be required to perform duties of other job classifications of equal or lesser pay for which they are qualified within Transportation Services.
  • Effectively operates computerized equipment, computers and associated operating programs, e.g. wheel balancers, diagnostic equipment, mainframe and desktop terminals and associated SRP operating systems, e.g. FMS, MATS, etc
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Employee must work safely and efficiently in the performance of their job duties.  Must maintain effective working relationships with other employees, customers and the public.   Must have the ability to understand and carry out oral and written instructions, and have the ability to accurately and legibly complete applicable paper work.  May be required to work a reasonable amount of overtime.


High School, GED or Equivalent.


Successful completion of an Auto Apprenticeship or equivalent experience.

Additional Information

Ability to acquire knowledge of, and comply with Hazardous Waste policies and procedures established by SRP, State or Federal regulations.   Obtain necessary training and certification as required by changing technologies State and Federal regulations or SRP policies.


An applicant for this job may qualify for this position by meeting one of the following:


A. Three year minimum non-SRP apprenticeship and documented proof of two years Heavy Equipment Journeyman level experience.

B. AA Degree in Automotive Technology and documented proof of three years Heavy Equipment Journeyman level experience.

C. Documented proof of five years Heavy Equipment Journeyman level experience.

Certifications or Testing Required

Must possess the appropriate valid Arizona driver’s license.
For specific list of training certifications contact departmental manager.


Requisition Details

Requisition ID: 13341



Equal Opportunity Employer Statement


Salt River Project (SRP) recognizes diversity and inclusion as key drivers of innovation and growth, and seeks to attract a diverse employee base that reflects our community. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, military status or any other protected status under applicable federal, state or local law. Ultimately, SRP aspires to fully apply the power of diversity and inclusion to build a more equitable and sustainable future for our customers, employees and community.


Drug/Alcohol Policy Statement


In order to promote the safety and well-being of our employees, customers and the communities we serve, SRP is committed to maintaining a drug/alcohol free work environment. Although marijuana may now be legal in Arizona, except as otherwise specified under Arizona law, SRP considers it to be an illegal drug for the purpose of our drug/alcohol policy because marijuana remains illegal at the federal level. Any candidate found to be impaired during the hiring process or who has the presence of an illegal drug or unauthorized substance in their system during the pre-employment drug/alcohol test may be disqualified from further consideration in the hiring process.


All candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States.
Currently, SRP does not sponsor H1B visas.



Why Work at SRP


SRP's success is rooted in our employees' happiness, health and safety. That's why we offer a comprehensive benefits package to meet the needs of our employees and enhance their well-being. In addition to competitive pay and performance incentives, eligible employees can take advantage of the following benefits:


• 401(k) plan with employer matching
• Retirement pension
• Paid vacation
• Parental leave
• Holiday pay
• Sick leave
• Medical, vision, dental and life insurance
• Wellness programs
• Pre-tax benefits
• Short and long-term disability plans
• Tuition assistance


Nearest Major Market: Phoenix

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