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Norwich University is a diversified academic institution that educates residential students, leading both military and civilian lifestyles, and working adults across the globe. Norwich offers a broad selection of traditional and distance-learning programs culminating in baccalaureate and master's degrees, and graduate certificates. Founded in 1819 by U.S. Army Capt. Alden Partridge, Norwich is the oldest private military college in the country and the birthplace of the Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC).


Along with specific items listed under each job posting’s “To apply” heading, you will need to complete and submit a Norwich University Employment Application.

Equipment Mechanic/Maintenance Worker


This position reports to the Transportation and Grounds Supervisor and will be responsible for maintaining, repairing, and operating Norwich University cars, buses, trucks, vans, and equipment. Complete Vermont State Inspection reports and preventive maintenance reports.


Duties and Responsibilities:
 Inspects vehicles and equipment for safety hazards, repairs as necessary
 Performs Vermont State Motor Vehicle Inspections
 Completes Vermont State Inspection reports
 Completes preventive maintenance reports
 Operates cutting, brazing, and welding equipment
 Cleans and washes vehicles and equipment
 Maintains spare parts and supply inventory
 Performs general housekeeping in work area and on vehicles and equipment
 Drives vans and buses for various events, as required
 Helps other facilities trades when needed


 Must have successfully completed Vocational Education course in vehicle repair, including diesel engines and one year’s experience or five year’s experience in vehicle maintenance.
 Must possess or obtain and maintain a valid Commercial Drivers License with a minimum of Class “B” rating with a passenger endorsement.
 Must be able to perform heavy, laborious work.
 This position requires a post offer, pre-employment screening.

To apply:

Please submit a cover letter, resume and Norwich University Employment Application to Mechanic Search, via email:

March 25, 2013

Norwich University is an Equal Opportunity Employer offering a comprehensive benefit package that includes medical, dental, group life and long term disability insurance, flexible-spending accounts for health and dependant care, a retirement annuity plan and tuition scholarships for eligible employees and their family members.

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