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Auto Tech III

Career Area: Fleet
City: Los Angeles
State: California
Country: United States
Job Description



The Auto Technician III with smog license performs inspections, services, repairs and general maintenance of county fleet vehicles and equipment located in various locations across the Los Angeles County.


Pay Range: $30.00 – $34.00



  • Perform skilled repair and maintenance on a variety of gasoline and diesel-powered vehicles and equipment such as, trucks, cars, 4×4 off-road vehicles, forklifts, cranes, street sweeper, and others
  • Replace bearing, axle seals, brake master cylinders, resurfacing brake drums and rotors
  • Disassemble components and inspects parts for wear
  • Diagnose and repair malfunctions to all systems
  • Overhaul gasoline and diesel engines
  • Repair and maintains hydraulic systems
  • Perform routine vehicle and equipment preventive maintenance inspections
  • Check/replace fluids, check lights and other electrical system components
  • Replace exhaust components



  • Valid California Smog License preferred, or must be willing to obtain within 90 days of hire
  • 8+ years of automotive and diesel repair experience
  • Valid California Class C Driver’s License
  • Be willing to obtain 2 of the following 9 ASE Certifications within three (3) months of hire: Engine Repair (Automobile Tests), Manual Drive Train and Axles (Automobile Tests), Suspension and Steering (Automobile Tests), Brakes (Automobile Tests), Auto Maintenance and Light Repair (General Service Test), Drive Train (Medium/Heavy Trucks), Brakes (Medium/Heavy Trucks), Suspension and Steering (Medium/Heavy Trucks) and Preventative Maintenance and Inspections (Medium/Heavy Trucks)
  • Own tool box, tools and diagnostic equipment preferred
  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite and basic computer system operations
  • Effective oral and written communication skills with all levels of the organization
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage time and multiple priorities to completion
  • Problem solving skills with an analytical thought process
  • Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment
  • Must be available to work extended overtime during snow events when the customer requires maintenance support




Constellis offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflects its commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.


  • Medical, Vision & Dental Insurance
  • Paid Time-Off Program & 13 Paid Holidays
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Insurance: Basic Life & Supplemental Life
  • Health & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability
  • Personal Development & Learning Opportunities
  • On-the-job Training, Skills Development & Certifications
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach




Work is typically based in a busy office/service center environment and subject to frequent interruptions. Frequent work outside and in inclement weather conditions is required, including heat, cold and humidity. May be exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals and vibration. Must be willing to wear Personal Protective Equipment as required by established Company Safety Standards. Normal work hours are Monday-Friday 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM. May be required to cover vacation time at other locations and some extended weekend hours.




May be required to lift and carry awkward items weighing up to 50 lbs. Requires intermittent standing, walking, sitting, squatting, stretching and bending throughout the workday. Requires constant use of hands and fingers to feel, handle or operate objects, tools, or controls and reach with hands and arms. Specific vision required by this job includes close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, color vision and the ability to adjust focus.