Vehicle Maintenance Tech

Columbia International University
Physical Plant
40 hours/12 months
March 01, 2021

The Vehicle Maintenance Tech will maintain and repair campus vehicle and golf cart fleet.


  • Performs minor repair and general routine maintenance on automotive and golf cart fleet
  • Makes security vehicles a high priority
  • Maintains detailed maintenance and warranty logs
  • Coordinates with outside maintenance contractors when necessary 
  • Researches parts when needed for routine maintenance
  • Maintains shop inventory of parts and supplies
  • Keeps work area clean and safe
  • Transports vehicles when needed
  • Maybe given other assignments by maintenance supervisor


  • Working knowledge of automotive and golf cart repair
  • Skilled in the use of hand and power tools
  • Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions
  • Ability to read and understand technical manuals, wiring diagrams, service bulletins, and other service-related instructions
  • Computer skills necessary to keep accurate and detailed maintenance records
  • Ability to perform heavy lifting objects, stoop, crawl, work in tight or cramped spaces
  • HS diploma
  • Two years of experience in automotive or truck maintenance and repair, or any combination of training and experience that would enable an applicant to acquire the necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities



CIU provides a benefits package that includes:

  • 100% of employee’s cost of membership in the Health Plan;
  • 401(k) plan with match opportunity;
  • 100% of employee’s cost of group life insurance;
  • Long term disability insurance;
  • Vacation days, holidays, sick leave, family leave;
  • Educational benefits: tuition reduction for PreK3-Graduate