Heavy Equipment Mechanic
Company: Waste Connections
Posted on: May 16, 2022
Waste Connections is looking to hire a Heavy Equipment Mechanic
to join our Post Oak Landfill in Luling, TX 7AM-5PM, Monday thru
Friday. Why Join Us? • CULTURE: It's a Great place to work! We work
in an environment where empowered, self-directed all-stars know
what they do is important. • INTEGRITY: Our definition is "saying
what you will do and then doing it!" We keep our promises to our
customers and our employees. • RESPECT: We show respect for our
customers and fellow employees. Respect for ourselves grows through
all the hard work and great service we provide to the communities
we are privileged to serve. Click here to view a "Day in the Life"
of our Mechanics:
Responsibilities: Performs repairs and assigned preventive
maintenance services. Performs inspections, diagnosis and repair of
electrical, hydraulic, suspension, brake and air systems on
vehicles and equipment. Equipment currently on site. (Compactors,
Dozers, Excavators, Motor grader, Haul trucks, Tippers, Site
trucks) Inspects equipment and/or trucks for condition, operations,
parts and fluid levels, differentials, final drives, pump drives,
and hubs. Knowledge of Hydraulics repair is required Utilizes
vehicle computer electronics systems to interpret failure modes to
initiate or assign repairs. Conducts safety checks on vehicles and
equipment. Completes required paperwork utilizing fleet maintenance
software program associated with repairing vehicles, documenting
parts usage, and accounting for repair times. Reviews, completes or
assigns repairs identified on Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports.
Performs maintenance related work as required. Maintains a clean,
safe work area in compliance with corporate and OSHA standards.
Performs required safety protocols while working on vehicles.
Ability to effectively communicate needed repairs or tasks.
Extensive physical activity. Requires strenuous physical work;
heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects over 50
pounds. Work environment may be indoors in a shop, or outdoors to
repair trucks on the road. Usually well-lighted and ventilated.
Sometimes necessary to work in awkward or tight positions and to
handle greasy or dirty tools. These factors require following basic
safety precautions. The ideal candidate will possess: Minimum of 2+
years' experience, that is directly related to the duties and
responsibilities specified above. Must provide own personal tools.
Welding/fabrication experience is a huge plus ! ASE Certifications
Preferred, but not required. What we offer to you: Competitive
compensation Performance-based career growth potential Medical,
dental, vision insurance plans Income Protection Plans (Life
Insurance, Short Term/Long Term Disability) 401(k) Flexible
Spending Account Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Emergency Travel
Assistance Prepaid Legal Plan We offer excellent benefits
including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long
term & short term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and
unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future". Waste
Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer
(Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran) Date posted: 05/07/2022
Keywords: Waste Connections, Austin , Heavy Equipment Mechanic, Engineering , Luling, Texas
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