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Maintenance Technician II (Union)

  • Full time, Standard Union
  • Travel: No

Job Category: Facilities

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Division: Cox Automotive


  • 600 Will Carleton Rd, Carleton, Michigan
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This position is responsible for performing various skilled and semi-skilled duties in the repair and maintenance of buildings, equipment, machinery, and grounds.

Job Responsibilities:

·         Maintain all buildings, property, equipment, and landscaping for the site.

·         Perform minor repairs and general maintenance on heating and air conditioning system.

·         Perform routine carpentry work in the repair and maintenance of buildings, offices, etc.

·         Replace worn or damaged parts such as hoses, wiring, and belts, in machines and equipment, such as truck, street sweeper, and riding mower.

·         Maintain all buildings, property and equipment for the site.

·         Ensure all equipment is working correctly and under standards for recon department.

·         Ensure all buildings are kept clean.

·         Empty and clean wastebaskets and trash containers.

·         Maintain tools and equipment in good working condition and comply with applicable safety rules.

·         Visibly demonstrate safety commitment by following all safety and health procedures and modeling the behaviors related to such. Actively participate in support of all safety activities aligned with Safety Excellence.

·         Perform other duties as assigned by manager or supervisor, i.e., moving furniture, unloading and storing supplies, etc.

·         May be required to work overtime as business needs dictate.


·         High School Diploma/GED and 3 years’ experience in a related field.

·         OR the right candidate could also have a different combination, such as any level degree/certification beyond a HS diploma/GED in a related discipline and up to 1 year of experience;

·         OR 5 years’ experience in a related field.

·         Safe drivers needed; valid driver’s license required.

·         Skill and knowledge to perform light electrical, plumbing, carpentry and HVAC repairs preferred.

·         Valid driver’s license and safe driving record required.

·         Good communication and organizational skills required.

·         Regularly required to stand, walk, reach, talk and hear.

·         Frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, squat and climb.

·         Medium strength. Ability to lift 1-50 pounds.

·         Vision abilities required include close, distance and color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment:

·         Frequent exposure to outdoor weather conditions, moving mechanical parts hazard, electric shock hazard, and toxic or caustic chemicals. Moderate noise level.

Drug Testing:

To be employed in this role, you'll need to clear a pre-employment drug test. Cox Automotive does not currently administer a pre-employment drug test for marijuana for this position. However, we are a drug-free workplace, so the possession, use or being under the influence of drugs illegal under federal or state law during work hours, on company property and/or in company vehicles is prohibited.

About Cox Automotive

At Cox Automotive, people of every background are driven by their passion for mobility, innovation and community. We transform the way the world buys, sells, owns and uses cars, accelerating the industry with global powerhouse brands like Autotrader, Kelley Blue Book, Manheim and more. What’s more, we do it all with an emphasis on employee growth and happiness. Drive your future forward and join Cox Automotive today! 

About Cox

Cox empowers employees to build a better future and has been doing so for over 120 years. With exciting investments and innovations across transportation, communications, cleantech and healthcare, our family of businesses – which includes Cox Automotive and Cox Communications – is forging a better future for us all. Ready to make your mark? Join us today! 


Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k)), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be offered, visit our benefits page.

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law. Cox provides reasonable accommodations when requested by a qualified applicant or employee with disability, unless such accommodations would cause an undue hardship.

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