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The following jobs are currently available for the Automotive/Diesel curriculum...

Locomotive Mechanic (7-7-14-LM) - Darlington, SC

Status: OPEN
Hours: Full-Time
Salary: Based on Experience
Counselor: Jeanetta Jett
Phone: 843-661-8076
Job Description
A candidate must be able to do operational checks of all mechanical devices by following company inspection procedures, and notes defects on the appropriate documentation. Undeframe inspection of wheels; draft gears/associated equipment, sanding equipment, truck assemblies, fluid levels, step wells, coupler operating levers, fuel tank securement, main reservoirs securement air valves, air dryers and handrails and handhold noting defects on the appropriate documentation. Above the frame perform inspection of coolant system, air box inspection of rings, liners, pistons, and heads, noting defects on the appropriate documentation. Crankcase inspection of bearing caps, connecting rods, piston carriers, basket assembly, pee pipes, thrust washer, and crankcase hand hole cover gaskets, noting defects on the appropriate documentation. Perform scheduled filter changes and servicing based on inspection documents. On engines equipped with turbo charges inspect per inspection documents. On engines equipped with roots blowers inspect per inspection documents. Other requires duties as necessary. High school education or general education development (GED); or 3 to 6 months mechanical experience; aptitude.
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Auto Mechanic (7-7-14-AM) - Dillon, SC

Status: OPEN
Hours: Work 4 hours on Saturdays (Excluding Holidays);8:00am-12:00 noon
Salary: Based on Experience
Counselor: Jeanetta Jett
Phone: 843-661-8076
Job Description
A candidate must be able to do Oil Changes on all types of vehicles, Change, Rotate, and Balance Tires Able to do a complete Brake Job on Front and Rear Brakesj, Turn and replace Rotors, Gas up and repair auto air conditioner, Replace and repair radiators and hoses. Has to be able to work 4 hours on Saturdays (excluding holidays) 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon. Prefer experience in computer diagnostics . Please contact Michael Goodwin at (843) 845-2193 to set up interview.
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Diesel Mechanic (5-5-14-DM) - Columbia, SC

Status: OPEN
Hours: 7:00am-5:00pm
Salary: $17.70/hr
Counselor: Jeanetta Jett
Phone: 843-661-8076
Job Description
An individual in this position will work to keep all equipment in top running condition through an effective preventative maintenance program. This incumbent is a master technician and assumes a leadership role of product knowledge and standard of quality within the branch. He has mastered the operating standards of his facility, the region and corporation. Basic Understanding: Internal Combustion Engines (both gas and diesel), DC Electrical Systems 12, 24, 48 volts, Propane Systems, Hydraulics, Track Equipment, Aerial Equipment, and Heavy Trucks/Automotive. Ability to diagnose and troubleshoot: Fuel Systems, Electrical Systems, Hydraulic Systems, and Propane Systems.
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