SANTA CLARA COUNTY
Our mission of providing care to the world at a moment's notice is at the heart of everything we do. We are caregivers, first and foremost and we will be there when you need us.
With more than 38,000 employees, Global Medical Response teams deliver compassionate, quality medical care, primarily in the areas of emergency and patient relocation services around the world. We provide end-to-end medical transportation as well as fire services, integrated healthcare solutions and disaster response.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.
Other duties may be assigned. May be required to perform all job duties of positions below this level.
Occasionally: The physical demands described here are representative of those that
must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Frequently: The employee must occasionally lift and/or move items such as tools or
vehicle parts that weigh up to 75 pounds, either manually or with a dolly or forklift. Items may be carried up to 200 yards.
Constantly: Working in shop environment in and around motor vehicles and equipment
Occasionally: Complex reading and writing, memorization, high math skills.
Frequently: Simple reading and writing, problem solving, judgment, reasoning, decision
Constantly: Analyzing, perception/computation, complex math skills.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Must know and follow safe maintenance procedures and safe driving practices.
Occasionally: Repetitive tasks, high pressure.
Frequently: Intense tasks.
Occasionally: Facsimile, telephone,.
Frequently: Diagnostic tools, laptop.
Constantly: Mechanic tools, shop equipment, lifts
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
The work hours could be anywhere between 4:30 a.m. to 1:30 a.m., Monday through Saturday. Some work may be required on Sunday. Work hours and days are subject to change. Employees work on a shift schedule.
Most work is completed inside or outside the maintenance building where there may be noise from vehicles, tools or employee conversations. Work is also completed off-site either inside or outside a vehicle while making repairs or transporting the vehicle. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. The employee walks on uneven ground or surfaces and works at heights above three feet.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee uses hand and power tools and operates vehicles such as ambulances, passenger cars, forklifts, and yard carts. The employee regularly is exposed to moving mechanical parts, vapors, airborne particles and exhaust smoke, dust and dirt, toxic or caustic chemicals and outside weather conditions. The employee occasionally is exposed to risk of electrical shock.
The Mechanic classification is considered to be a safety sensitive position under the drug and alcohol testing programs. Therefore, the employee is subject to substance abuse testing.
Global Medical Response and its family of companies are an Equal Opportunity Employer including Veterans and Disabled