Under general supervision, performs repair, maintenance, assembly, and installation of a variety of parking equipment; orders parts and supplies and keeps records of equipment and supply items; contacts vendors to arrange for service and repair of equipment.


  1. Use hand tools to repair, maintain and install parking meters, gate materials and electronic ticket dispensers.
  2. Lubricate and repair parking equipment.
  3. Remove ink to parking meter stamp machine, replace tickets in ticket dispensers, clean and lubricate change-making equipment.
  4. Apply ink to parking meter stamp machine, replace tickets in ticket dispensers, clean and lubricate change-making equipment.
  5. Operate an electric or gas industrial cart and be able to obtain a District-issued permit to operate the cart.
  6. Ability to walk on foot for six or more hours in all types of weather over uneven surfaces in various types of light including darkness.
  7. Ability to visually inspect and analyze parking equipment malfunctions and make adjustments or call appropriate vendor to make adjustments.
  8. Identify defective or malfunctioning parts.
  9. Operate a motor vehicles to various locations in the District.
  10. At the request of a supervisor, shall perform a variety of unscheduled duties normally and traditionally performed by a Parking Equipment Technician.


Education and Experience:  Graduation from high school or possession of a GED.  One year of experience in the maintenance, repair and operation of parking equipment or the equivalent.  Possession of a valid California Driver's License. 

Knowledge and Abilities:  General knowledge of the methods and materials used in the repair, maintenance and installation of the parking equipment used on a college campus.  Ability to use hand tools to repair, analyze and install parking equipment to include parking meters, ticket dispensing equipment and parking gates.  Ability to learn and understand the repair of new equipment when installed by the District.  Ability to obtain a District-issued industrial cart driver's license.


Seeing to inspect written documents, communicate with District staff, sitting for extended periods of time, bending, kneeling and reaching to retrieve and file records, and dexterity of hands and fingers to operate a keyboard and other office equipment.


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