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Fleet Technician II – Denver International Airport

Fleet Technician II – Denver International Airport

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Open Date:

Feb 13, 2024


About Our Job

With competitive pay, great benefits, and endless opportunities, working for the City and County of Denver means seeing yourself working with purpose — for you, and those who benefit from your passion, skills and expertise. Join our diverse, inclusive and talented workforce of more than 11,000 team members who are at the heart of what makes Denver, Denver. Click here to find out about all the amazing benefits and reasons to work for CCD!  

What We Offer 

The City and County of Denver offers a competitive salary commensurate with education and experience. The salary range for this position is $30-$34/hour. We also offer generous benefits for full-time employees which include but is not limited to:

  • Four (4) Medical Plans, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • Pension Plan for Life (Employee contributes 8.45%, Employer matches at 17.95%) and 457 (b) Retirement Plan
  • PTO (over 3 weeks in your first year) and 12 paid holidays
  • Yearly Merit Increase
  • STD, LTD, HSA, FSA, Life Insurance
  • CARE Bank, Family Leave Benefits
  • Employee Assistance Program, Employee Volunteer Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement (up to $2000/year), We Qualify for Student Loan Forgiveness Program
  • Learning and Development Opportunities; Courses and Career Development Resources
  • EcoPass (unlimited free RTD bus/train rides)


This position will report in person to our Fleet Department located off of Pena Boulevard.

Fleet Department schedules are comprised of 4 10-hour shifts as follows with a shift differential pay of 7% for night shifts, and overtime options:

Days: Sunday through Wednesday 6:00am – 4:30pm

Nights: Sunday through Wednesday 4:00pm-2:30am

Days: Wednesday through Saturday 6:00am-4:30pm

Nights: Wednesday through Saturday: 4:00pm-2:30am

What You’ll Do

Why work for our Award Winning Fleet Department at Denver International Airport?

  • We train and pay for you to obtain your CDL

  • Career training and promotional growth

  • Be a member of one of the top-ranked airports in the world, and one of the top municipal fleet departments in the country

Denver International Airport (DEN) is the third-busiest airport in the United States and one of the top ten busiest airports in the world, connecting our community globally through flight and business. DEN is the primary economic engine for the state of Colorado, generating more than $36.4 billion for the region annually and employing nearly 37,000 people. At DEN, we are committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive and equitable workplace. We celebrate individuality and uplift all races, ethnicities, gender identities, national origins, ages, abilities, religion, and LGBTQIA+ communities. We know that our diversity makes us stronger, and we strive to keep diversity, equity and inclusion at the center of all that we do.  

Denver International Airport is currently seeking a Fleet Technician III. As part of our Fleet Maintenance Team you will help to maintain and repair equipment and vehicles from Light Duty Cars and Truck, Medium/ Heavy duty trucks, Police Motorcycles to Airport Rescue Fire Fighting (ARFF) Trucks, including one of the largest and most technically advanced airport snow removal fleets in North America. This will include performing preventive maintenance, troubleshooting/diagnosis, repair, and overhaul of these state-of-the-art diesel, gasoline, and alternative fuel vehicle and equipment assets. 

As a Fleet Technician II you can expect to:

  • Conduct routine and annual inspections and performs preventive maintenance on all vehicles
  • Inspect, diagnose, disassemble, remove, clean, and replace defective parts/systems, and adjust to specified performance standards for assigned fleet vehicles
  • Perform minor overhaul of engines and diagnose and repair engine and powertrain control systems using standard diagnostic equipment
  • Perform minor overhaul of front, rear, and all-wheel drive systems; manual, automatic, constant velocity transmission (CVT), electronic transmissions, standard and limited slip differentials, and electric and manual transfer cases.  Diagnose and repair vehicle emission systems. Perform minor repair of vehicle power plants and electrical systems. Repair charging, starting, and electrical systems. Repair electronically and mechanically controlled hydraulic systems
  • Repair vehicle heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC), belts, hoses, water pumps, and related parts including refrigerant recycling and all component repair and replacement and exhaust systems and  Repair suspension and steering systems. Performs two and four-wheel alignments on equipment using standard equipment and electronically controlled steering systems. Repair and replace braking systems including anti-lock braking systems (ABS) and traction control systems.  Repairs mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic systems and apparatus
  • Repair passive (airbags) and active restraint systems including collision avoidance, parking aid, and occupant classification systems
  • Fabricate, weld, and repair parts using standard welding techniques and tools which includes design and installation of specialized equipment and mounting systems
  • Install and repair specialized safety or City-required equipment such as light bars and controls, strobes, sirens, lift frames and arrow boards, consoles, and electrical or computerized vehicle interfaces. 
  • Responds to field service calls and performs preventive maintenance on equipment in shop or in field locations. Participates in snow removal duties
  • Trains and reviews the work of lower-level technicians. Assists higher-level technicians and trains on increasingly complex repairs, maintenance, and inspections. Observes all common shop safety standards
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Any one position may not include all the duties listed. However, the allocation of positions will be determined by the amount of time spent in performing the essential duties listed above

About You

What You'll Offer:

  • An Associate Degree (or Trade School Certification) in automotive maintenance or similar a plus
  • 3-5 Years of full-time experience working in an Automotive/ Heavy Truck repair and maintenance shop
  • Strong automotive and equipment diagnostics ability with up to date training certificates a plus
  • 2 plus years of experience working with a Fleet Management Database
  • 3-5 ASE certifications in Automotive or Medium/Heavy Duty Truck a plus
  • MACS Certification in Automotive refrigerant servicing and handling a plus

Required Minimum Qualifications:

  • Education: Graduation from high school or the possession of a GED, HiSET or TASC Certificate
  • Experience: Two (2) years of experience in the diagnosis, repair and maintenance of gasoline or diesel-powered equipment
  • License/Certifications: Requires a valid Driver's License at the time of application. Possession of a Colorado Commercial Driver's License (CDL "B") with appropriate endorsements by the end of probation. Requires certifications in Airbrake and/or Motor Vehicle Air Conditioning as certified under section 609 of the Clean Air Act by an EPA approved program by the end of probation
  • Education/Experience Equivalency:  Additional appropriate education may be substituted for the minimum experience requirements

Applications for this position are accepted on a rolling basis. Please submit your application as soon as possible to ensure consideration.  

FBI Background Check: FBI criminal background check is required for all positions at Denver International Airport (DEN). Employees are also required to report any felony convictions and/or moving violations to maintain this clearance and be eligible for continued employment. By position, a pre-employment physical/drug test may be required.

Snow / Emergency Duties: Denver International Airport is a 24/7/365 team operation. If weather conditions warrant or an emergency crisis occurs, all DEN employees can be required to work extended hours and/or shifts.

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Job Profile

CJ3076 Fleet Technician II

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Position Type


Position Salary Range

$26.57 – $41.18

Starting Pay

$30-$34/hour based on experience


Denver International Airport

The City and County of Denver provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, age, or any other status protected under federal, state, and/or local law. 

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$$26.57 - $41.18

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8500 Peña Blvd

Denver, Colorado 80249

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