VEHICLE MAINTENANCE / CARPOOL
Skilled mechanics in the Physical Plant Garage area responsible for repairing, maintaining and reconditioning autos, vans, trucks, tractors, loaders, lift trucks, mowers, and small engines on miscellaneous equipment. Work often involves routine preventive maintenance and other functions of a major full-service garage. In addition, mechanics participate in the technical repair and testing of complex systems. These systems include computer ignition, electronic fuel injection, electric hydraulic systems and air conditioning on both gas and diesel equipment.
The Garage is also responsible for the maintenance and repair of all Central Carpool automobiles and vans, as well as, all scheduling and issuance of the vehicles.
All University Carpool vehicles are scheduled on a reservation basis and must be requested using the "Vehicle Authorization Form". Please see the "Policies and Procedures" section for guidelines regarding Central Carpool vehicle use.
CURRENT MILEAGE RATES FOR CARPOOL VEHICLES
Vehicle Type Charge Per Mile Minimum Charge (50 miles per day)
Car 40 cents / mile $20.00 / day
8 passenger Van 46 cents / mile $23.00 / day
12 Passenger Van 50 cents / mile $25.00 / day
University People Mover 75 cents / mile $37.50 / day