Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Job Locations US-CO-Henderson
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2/6/2018 10:24 AM)
ID
2018-1427
# of Openings
1
Category
Mechanics

Overview

 

SiteWise has an opportunity for a Heavy Equipment Mechanic. The Heavy Equipment Mechanic repairs and maintains heavy construction vehicles and equipment such as backhoes, mini trackhoes, hydro excavators, air brake trailers, lowboys, Class 6, 7 and 8 trucks, other heavy equipment and light trucks.  This position is responsible for keeping trucks and equipment in good working order to maximize equipment performance and minimize downtime.

 

We are looking for a candiate that has experience with equipment and vehicle repair, preferably with Vermeer Directional Drill and hyrdo vac experience and obtains a CDL-A license.

 

Looking for a new career? Come to our Hiring Event to learn more about SiteWise and meet with our General Managers. We have multiple positions available in Ft. Collins/Frederick and Henderson/Aurora, we want you to stop by and check us out on:

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

4725 Independence St Wheat Ridge CO 80033

10am-1pm

sitewisecorp.com

Responsibilities

  • Inspect and troubleshoot vehicles and heavy equipment to diagnose malfunctions.
  • Repair engines, automatic and standard transmissions, clutch, suspension, differentials, generator systems, pumps and electrical systems of vehicles. 
  • Diagnose and repair computerized control systems, ignition systems, power steering and cooling systems.
  • Repair, adjust and replace brake systems including hydraulic and air brakes.
  • Disassemble and assemble vehicles and equipment parts using lifts, hand tools and various other instruments.
  • Perform routine maintenance on vehicles and equipment.
  • Makes recommendations concerning repair or replacement of vehicles and equipment.
  • Prepare and maintain inventory of supplies and equipment.
  • Responds to requests for repairs, scheduled and unscheduled in a timely fashion.
  • Does repair work in the field, as well as in the shop.
  • Responsible for insuring that service truck is well stocked with necessary items to effectively repair trucks and equipment in the field when necessary.
  • Provides leadership as a Shift Lead to shop mechanics.
  • Trains others in the proper methods and processes to perform equipment repair, inspection and preventative maintenance.
  • Maintain maintenance repair records, utilizing paper files and electronic maintenance software.
  • Clean, maintain and organize equipment, tools, and the general work area.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Must be highly skilled in working with a variety of vehicles, heavy equipment and other smaller vehicles with knowledge of electrical and hydraulic systems, engine repair, clutch work, differentials, etc. to sufficiently accomplish the essential duties above.
  • Troubleshooting
  • Ability to weld using MIG, TIG and stick methods.
  • Work requires professional written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Bi-lingual English/Spanish is a plus
  • Must have own tools to complete job duties and responsibilities.
  • Vocational training in Heavy Duty Equipment preferred.
  • At least 5-7 years’ experience working as a Heavy Equipment Mechanic.
  • Journeyman mechanic preferred.
  • Ability to pass a drug and background screening.

SiteWise offers a great benefit package which includes:
•100% paid training
•Paid CDL Assistance
•Company paid Personal Protection Equipment (PPE)
•Quarterly Safety Bonus
•Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
•401(k) with company match
•Paid holidays and vacation/personal time
•Advancement opportunities, we believe in investing in those who want to invest in us

For more information on our benefits, click the link below:
http://sitewisecorp.com/employment/benefits/

 

SiteWise Corporation in an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, Minority/Woman/Veteran/Disabled.

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