GENERAL JOB SUMMARY
The Mechanic III is a full-time position, as a senior level mechanic this person is responsible for the maintenance and repairs of construction equipment and fleet vehicles.
CORE AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY
- Maintenance and repairs of construction equipment and fleet vehicles
- Training and Mentoring
- EPA Compliance
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
- Must have working knowledge of construction equipment operations and mechanical functions.
- Must be dependable, reliable and competent to handle equipment safely.
- Ability to interface with all levels of personnel within the company.
- Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite and QuickBooks Software
- Communication between customers, shop Foreman, and general manager.
- Must have proven proficiency in M.I.G and stick welding.
- Experience in operation of an oxy-acetylene torch.
- Forklift operation skills. (forklift cert will be provided)
- Experience in operating equipment.
- Must have pneumatic air brake system knowledge.
- Must be able to read hydraulic and electrical schematics.
- Knowledge of electrical systems diagnostics.
- Knowledge of hydraulic cylinder rebuild.
- Able to multi-task while working independently; methodical and detail-oriented
- Valid Driver’s License; will travel 10% of the time to run parts/pick-up parts
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
A high school diploma or equivalent is required, Three (3) years of general maintenance experience required Or any equivalent combination of education and experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the key responsibilities of this position, Possession of a valid Class C driver's license, and Valid Forklift operation license.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND REQUIREMENTS
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by a team member to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- Automobile travel required
- Regularly required to talk and listen
- Frequently required to sit, stand, walk, reach, and use hands, arms and fingers
- Required to move up to 80lbs.
- Constantly moving, walking, stooping, kneeling, climbing stairs, crouching, or crawling
- Routinely use standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and
- Use hands/fingers and legs to operate, activate, use, prepare, inspect, place, detect, and position materials
- Specific vision abilities required; including close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus
- Outdoor work in all types of weather conditions and exposure to the elements; including heavy to moderate noise and extreme proximity to moving equipment or machinery, electrical energy, and tools and machines regularly used in a mechanic shop
CORE AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY
Maintenance and repairs of construction equipment and fleet vehicles
- Performs full-service preventative maintenance and repairs on fleet vehicle and heavy equipment inventory.
- Assist in maintaining the organization of the yards for both fleet and heavy equipment.
- Assist with running company errands as needed and appropriate (parts run, etc.)
- Assist with maintaining parts inventory.
- Responsible for providing all standard portable mechanical tools to perform the required work.
- Washing equipment in prep for service.
- Maintain a clean and safe work area.
- Responsible for all documentation of work performed on all equipment.
- Responsible for time management
Training and Mentoring
- Support and mentor new employees
- Train others on the maintenance team
- Required level of maintenance and repair on both fleet and heavy equipment.
- Best practices for safety and quality maintenance and repair work
- Operational efficiencies, guidelines, and procedures
- Proper storage of all hazardous materials
- Disposal of all hazardous materials
- Label hazardous material