CHICAGO ZOOLOGICAL SOCIETY Senior Craftsman-Mechanics/Equipment Repair in BROOKFIELD, Illinois

This job was posted by : For more information, please see: Primary duties and responsibilities: The Senior Craftsman is expected to perform a variety of duties, which include, but are not limited to the following. Specific assignments may vary depending upon the specific nature of work performed and/or specific duties assigned. Priority of work can dictate type of work performed which may be out of the individual assigned work group. Assures safe, efficient, and mechanically sound operation of all zoo-owned motorized vehicles, equipment, and Carousel in the performance of job duties. Inspect, diagnose, and prioritize repairs and maintenance for mechanical equipment identified in CZS fleet and other equipment, including, but not limited to: autos, trucks, motor safari trams, golf carts, tractors, off-road equipment, lawn and restaurant equipment, Carousel, and all other CZS equipment to assure timely and quality completion of repairs. Maintain a preventative maintenance schedule of assigned machinery and equipment to assure timely maintenance and sound operations. Inspect, diagnose, and disassemble engines or equipment and perform general repairs and reconditioning, on CZS equipment, including but not limited to repair of brake systems on autos, trucks, motor safari trams, golf carts, off-road equipment and hydraulic systems. Inspect and diagnose, transmissions, differentials, and other drive-train components for autos, trucks, motor safari trams, restaurant equipment, sound systems, and other related equipment. Perform ignition, carburetor, fuel injection, electrical system, and other assigned/necessary repairs on vehicles, golf carts, restaurant equipment and other related equipment. Other related duties as assigned.