NYPD Automotive Service Worker Position

The New York City Police Department is seeking an Automotive Service Worker for its Fleet Services Division in Queens.  This is a full-time position (6:30am-3pm shift) with an annual salary range of $36,474-$42,419.

New York City residency is generally required within 90 days of appointment. However, City Employees in certain titles who have worked for the City for 2 continuous years may also be eligible to reside in Nassau, Suffolk, Putnam, Westchester, Rockland, or Orange County. To determine if the residency requirement applies to you, please discuss with the agency representative at the time of interview.

**Application deadline is Sunday, July, 3rd**

Job qualifications:

Two years of full-time satisfactory experience, performing automotive maintenance services, such as inspection, lubrication and oil changing acquired in a garage or gasoline service station


Graduation from an approved trade high school, vocational high school or technical school with a course of study in automotive maintenance and repair


An Associate Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in automotive technology


A satisfactory combination of education and experience which is equivalent to paragraphs 1, 2, or 3 above.  Six months of experience will be credited for satisfactory completion of each year of approved trade school, vocational high school, technical school, college or university education.

License Requirements

At the time of appointment, all candidates must possess a Motor Vehicle Driver License valid in the State of New York. This license must be maintained for the duration of employment.

For certain positions, a New York State Class A Commercial Driver License (with Towing Endorsement) or a New York State Class B Commercial Driver License (with Air Brakes) is required. This license must be maintained for the duration of employment.

Note:  Candidates may qualify with a Commercial Driver License Learner's Permit and must obtain the required license within 180 days of appointment.


Candidates selected will be required to:

perform automotive maintenance services and repairs

perform preventive maintenance such as inspections, battery services, lubrication and oil change

repair and change tires

clean the exterior and interior of vehicles

check oil and coolant levels and replace when necessary

operate motor vehicles to test repairs

operate a tow truck when required

update vehicle service and repair records


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