Heavy Equipment Mechanic (107 views)

Chagrin Falls, Ohio
May 24, 2018

Perform diagnosis, service, mechanical repairs and adjustments on trucks, trailers, excavating equipment and other power-driven diesel equipment and performs other related work on small tools (e.g. chop saw, chain saw), as required.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Mechanics must inspect, diagnoses and locates mechanical problems on semi’s, trucks, construction equipment, trailers, small tools and other mechanical equipment.
  • Performs all phases of heavy equipment repairs including but not limited to tune-ups; hydraulic trouble shooting and repairs; fabrication; tire repairs; welding; brake work; engine diagnostics; general servicing; oil changes, lighting, suspension systems, electrical/electronic systems, and diesel fuel systems.
  • Repair and/or fabricate parts so that equipment is operational when needed by fabricating, modifying, and installing special equipment; making use of acetylene and arc welding equipment; restoring vehicle bodies to manufactured condition; making use of special tools and body paint colors.
  • Follows all safety procedures and notifies shop supervisor of hazards in the workplace
  • Performs all other related duties and special projects as required and assigned

Preferred Skills and Knowledge

  • Knowledge of safety practices related to mechanical repairs.
  • Ability to maintain record keeping practices related to mechanical repairs.
  • Ability to inspect and perform minor and major repairs on diesel equipment including a variety of Komatsu excavating equipment.
  • Ability to stand, walk, sit, squat, lay on the ground, crouch, climb stairs and use hands for extended periods of time.
  • Ability to lift from the floor to overhead up to 50 lbs frequently and 75lbs infrequently.
  • Exposure to unpleasant odors, grease, dirt, grime, wet floors, and noise for extended periods of time
  • Diesel Mechanic/Technician program or experience
  • Own equipment is a plus.
  • Certifications are a plus.
  • Class A CDL is a plus.

Benefits:

  • 401-k with match
  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Vacation/Time Off
  • Paid Holidays

Job Type: Full-time plus OT

To apply: Email a resume; fax to (440) 543-3495; or apply in person at 11554 East Washington Street, Chagrin Falls, OH 44023.

Contact Number: 440.543.3493

Salary Type: Per Year

Salary Range: Negotiable

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