Heavy Equipment / Fleet Maintenance

This Division is responsible for the maintenance, servicing and repairs of the Road Division Equipment and provides services to other county departments that utilize heavy equipment. The Division also provides a general pool of automobiles and light truck transportation for all county departments and maintains other County-owned vehicles. This division is charged with administering the state mandated Biennial Inspection Terminal (BIT) program that consists of complete detailed inspections of the fleet's commercial trucks every 90 days, perfornimg a proficiency test of every employee designated to drive these trucks, keeping accurate weekly records on the operation and maintenance of these vehicles for review by the California Highway Patrol, and responding to the additional legal aspects required by the program.