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NU has more than 100 employees, which are our most important resource. Without them, it would be impossible to produce and deliver our services to customers. There are various job opportunities throughout the utility industry for a wide range of skills and experiences. Educational levels for positions vary from High School Diploma (or its equivalency) to higher level degrees. Newport Utilities offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits.

Employment opportunities for Newport Utilities are generally advertised via newspapers, various utility periodicals, and at this website. Applications are accepted only when job openings exist. Newport Utilities is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer EOE/M/F/Veterans/Disabled. Newport Utilities endeavors to make our career site accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our careers website, or require assistance in completing a job application, please contact CFrisbee@NewportUtilities.com . Newport Utilities is a TN Drug Free Workplace.

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Newport Utilities has an immediate opening for a Mechanic.  The primary role of this position is to diagnose and repair simple and complex automotive (including engine maintenance) and equipment issues, and perform routine maintenance tasks on NU vehicles and equipment as needed to insure safe and efficient operation of the utility’s mobile fleet and equipment. High school diploma or equivalent required, the successful completion of an appropriate vocational training program in automobile or diesel engine repair required, plus three years of experience working in vehicle (mobile equipment) maintenance. Training certificate must be presented with application. ASE certified technician preferred. Successful candidate must possess adequate computer skills for record keeping and diagnostic work.  Must possess a valid Tennessee driver’s license with, or capable of obtaining, a CDL classification. Excellent benefit package and salary commensurate with qualifications. Please see job description for additional requirements. or at 170 Cope Blvd., Newport, TN.   Apply in person or online.

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. Newport Utilities is an Equal Opportunity employer – M/F/Vets/Disabled.

Job Description: Mechanic

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