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Open Position

4/18/2023 - Department of Public Works-Mechanic/Maintainer


The Mechanic is primarily responsible for the maintenance and repair of all Public Works vehicles and equipment, as well as other Town vehicles and equipment.

  • High School Diploma (or GED) required
  • Minimum of five (5) years experience as a qualified mechanic working in a recognized repair or public works facility
  • Must possess a valid Connecticut Commercial Driver License – Class B (Class A a plus)
  • Must possess a valid Air Brake Endorsement
  • Must possess a valid State of CT Brake Installation Certification
  • Must be experienced in computerized vehicle diagnostic testing
  • Must have snow plowing experience
  • Must have knowledge of grounds-keeping equipment for repairs and be able to weld and fabricate
  • Mechanic will assist with other Public Works tasks as necessary.
  • Pre-employment background check and physical with alcohol and drug test
  • Town will provide some specialized tools; mechanic should possess own set of tools

This if a full-time, 40-hours per week, union position. Required to work overtime as needed.

Position is open until filled. Application form available upon request at email below. Application along with a resume may be submitted electronically or in person to First Selectman’s Office, Bethany Town Hall, 40 Peck Road, Bethany. Email: EOE