Mechanic – Field Service Construction Equipment (205 views)

Irving, Texas
July 10, 2019

Austin Bridge & Road is currently seeking an experienced Field Service Mechanic for projects in the North Texas area. We excel at what we do and are looking for talented construction professionals that want to excel with us.

This position is responsible for diagnosing mechanical failures and making needed repairs to motorized equipment, such as cranes, forklifts, tractors, tractor components, backhoes, bulldozers, trucks and other vehicles. 


  • Assembles, sets up, adjusts, maintains and repairs all types of construction equipment, cranes, and trucks
  • May perform the duties of a welder in repair of equipment
  • Inspects and diagnoses equipment to determine need for and cost of repairs
  • Tests, repairs, or installs mechanical units, such as water pumps, fuel pumps, governors, distributors, carburetor systems, brakes, clutches, and other such devices
  • Removes hydraulic pumps and cylinders

  • Installs new or repaired unit back into equipment or vehicles

  • Performs minor tune ups to ensure the efficient and safe operation of the equipment or vehicles


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and three (3)+ years related mechanic experience 
  • Mechanic experience on Grove, Manitowoc, Link Belt and Terex cranes is a plus
  • Experience using CAT ET & Cummins Insite trouble shooting software
  • Experience with Asphalt Heavy Equipment (Milling Machine, Power Broom, Box Blade, Shuttle Buggy, Pneumatic Roller, Asphalt Screed, Concrete Paving Equipment) is a plus
  • Must be able to travel to various job sites throughout the North Texas area
  • For safety reasons, it is imperative that the employee be able to read and speak fluent English

Resumes can be sent to

Walk in locations accepting applications:

Austin Bridge & Road – Corporate Location:

6330 Commerce Dr, Suite 150

Irving, TX 75063

Austin Bridge & Road Equipment Yard:

2320 East Union Bower

Irving, TX 75061

Austin Waxahachie Equipment Yard:

1st Building on Lot

550 Austin Road

Waxahachie, TX 75167

We offer excellent benefits including medical, dental, life and disability insurance, and a matching 401K plan. We are proud to be a 100% Employee Owned Company!  To learn more about Austin’s Employee Ownership history, please go to

Austin Bridge & Road is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About Austin Bridge and Road

A leader in the heavy highway and transportation infrastructure industry for more than 100 years, Austin Bridge & Road has built landmark projects from Arizona to North Carolina, including complex urban highway interchanges, tollways, runways, port facilities, border crossings, automated people mover guide-ways and specialty bridges. Our customers rely on our expertise in construction management on conventionally bid projects and newer procurement methods, including design-build, construction manager at-risk and construction management/general contracting.

It is the policy of Austin Bridge & Road, L.P. to assure that applicants are employed and that employees are treated during employment without regards to their race, religion, sex, color or national origin, age, disability, or any other legally protected characteristics or status. Such action shall include: employment, upgrading, demotion, or transfer; recruitment or recruitment advertising; layoff or termination; rates of pay or other forms of compensation; and selection for training, including apprenticeship, pre-apprenticeship, and/or on-the-job training.

No agency inquiries please. Austin Industries and all operating divisions (Austin Bridge & Road, Austin Commercial, and Austin Industrial) do not accept unsolicited resumes, candidates’ names or summaries from staffing agencies, search firms, or third-party recruiters.  Any unsolicited resumes submitted to Austin Industries, or any of its employee-owners, becomes the property of Austin Industries and Austin Industries will not pay a placement fee.

Contact Number: 214-492-5337

Salary Type: Per Hour

Salary Range: Negotiable