Position Responsibilities (include but are not limited to the following):

  • Maintains and services vehicles and equipment to ensure they operate as designed and in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Keeps work area clean and orderly.
  • Ensures repairs were properly executed by testing vehicles and equipment.
  • Assists with heavy equipment duties or other departmental needs in the event of an emergency or temporary shortage of personnel.
  • Work with other department mechanics and department personnel to ensure optimal workflow.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:

  • Highly proficient using a cutting torch and electric welder.
  • Highly proficient in analyzing and troubleshooting vehicles and equipment to diagnose problems, determine root cause, plan repair strategy and perform necessary repairs.
  • Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certified or must obtain certification within 12 months of employment start date.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education/Training: High School Diploma or Equivalent.

Experience:  Minimum 3 years of experience working as a full time mechanic on heavy trucks and/or equipment (Diesel mechanic experience preferred Must have experience with hydraulics, brake systems, power transmission, suspension members, diesel engines, electrical systems as well as tune-up and carburetion on gasoline engines and equipment.

Special Requirements: Must possess a Valid Commercial Driver’s License, Class B.

Working Conditions:  Often outdoors and in extreme weather conditions.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to see within normal parameters with or without corrective lenses.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.
  • Ability to work in inclement weather conditions including extreme heat and humidity, below freezing temperatures, wind, rain, ice and snow for extended periods.
  • Dexterity in hands to use tools.
  • Ability to bend legs, torso and waist as well as stretch and reach to work in tight spaces (i.e. underneath vehicles/equipment, inside engine compartments, inside vehicle/equipment body panels, etc.)

How to Apply: Here is the online application