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Fleet Technician in charge - Rotational Job

Job Grade: E02
Hierarchy:  No - We can only hire at the posted level 
Union Position: Bargaining



We anticipate the need for one or more Fleet Technicians in charge - Rotating, to be located at the Ashland Service Center, Ashland, Wisconsin. The job will be posted for 15 working days from September 20, 2022  to October 10th,2022. The starting rate of pay is $47.26 hourly.

Job Responsibilities (May include, but not limited to the following)

Inspect service, repair, and maintain vehicles, trailers, aerials, and power operated equipment. Work may be performed primarily in company service garages as well as occasional job site field work. Individual(s) selected must be able to work in a team environment as well as independently. Individual must be highly motivated, customer service driven, detail oriented and quality focused. Position will involve prolonged standing. The ability to inspect, service and diagnose as well as properly make minor and major repairs to electrical, hydraulic, air conditioning, gasoline and diesel systems are key success factors for this position. This position will normally work a Monday through Friday schedule which is from [start time] to [end time]


  1. High school diploma or GED
  2. An accredited journeyman with a minimum of five years verifiable experience in the automotive/truck field is required.
  3. Successful applicant must meet all requirements of FMCSR Parts 382 and 391 including the possession of a valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL Class A)
  4. The individual must either currently have or be able to obtain a Minnesota Annual Vehicle Inspectors certification
  5. Applicant must have the ability to read/write and understand the English language, perform basic mathematics, and possess basic computer skills
  6. A high level of safety awareness with a demonstrated commitment to working safely at all times is required.
  7. Fluid Power Mechanic Certification or equivalent for external applicants and internal applicants not already classified as a Fleet Technician or above.


Special Requirements

  1. Participation in after-hour emergency callouts in all kinds of weather conditions
  2. Ability to lift 50 or more pounds routinely
  3. Selection criteria may include testing and/or assessment.
  4. Must maintain a high level and awareness of safety, quality customer service, with a demonstrated commitment to working safely and effectively.
  5. Must reside within 20-mile radius of assigned service center within the first 6 months of hire
  6. Successful applicant must furnish standard and metric tools in accordance with the Fleet department's required tool list
  7. Demonstrated ability to work independently

Desired Qualifications:

  1. A two-year technical, vocational or trade school diploma in automotive, truck, and/or heavy equipment service repair and maintenance
  2. Fluid Power Society and/or ASE certifications





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As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you’re ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.


Posting Notes:  WI - Ashland || WI - Ashland || United States (US) || Audit and Financial Services || 423EC:Transportation-Eau Claire || Full-Time || Bargaining ||

The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: $47.26 per hour

This position may also be eligible for the following benefits: Pension, 401(k) plan, Paid time off (PTO)


Requisition Number: 48805

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