Mechanic, General Repair

Nampa, Region 3
Application Period: 
Employment Type: 
Temporary/Seasonal/Part Time
$11.42 per hour

About the position

The Idaho Department of Fish and Game is currently seeking a General Repair Mechanic in Nampa. This position will perform maintenance, service, and minor repair of vehicles.

General Information: 
• This announcement will be used to fill the current opening at the Department of Fish and Game in Nampa. If you previously applied for a Mechanic position, you will need to apply to this announcement.
• The successful incumbent will be required, with or without reasonable accommodations, to lift and carry items weighing up to 80lbs.
• This position is part-time, 19 hours a week with flexible hours, and non-benefited.
• Test drives and/or inspects vehicles and equipment for wear, damage or specific problems that might affect performance
• Checks lighting and charging systems for proper operation, and repairs as necessary
• Services vehicles and other motorized equipment with fluids, lubricants, and safety items
• Removes and replaces filters and batteries
• Cleans and maintains shop, tools, and equipment
• Prepares records and reports
• Windshield and glass installation
• Maintains pool car fleet
• Inspects and verifies that vehicles meet bid specifications
• May conduct small engine repair
• Operates vehicles to evaluate work required and/or performed
Some knowledge of: the operation of internal combustion engines and related power trains, hydraulic, and electrical systems; servicing requirements and maintenance procedures for motor vehicles. Experience: interpreting and applying technical information contained in mechanical maintenance service manuals; listening to and visually inspecting vehicles to detect mechanical wear, damage, or reasons for failure; performing engine tune-ups and replacement of mechanical parts; adjusting and repairing mechanical systems such as brakes, clutches, steering components, shock absorbers, and lighting equipment; using common tools associated with repair of motor vehicles and equipment. Valid driver's license.
How to Apply
  1. Complete an IDFG Application for Temporary Employment (see link below)
  2. Submit a cover letter, a resume, three professional or academic references, and a completed IDFG Application for Temporary Employment via email (preferred) or by mail to: 


Additional Comments: 
EEO/Veteran’s Preference. If qualified applicants are found, this announcement may close before the listed closing date.
Sara Edman Sara Edman
Open until filled