Heavy Equipment Mechanic
Company: Waste Connections
Location: North Charleston
Posted on: May 4, 2021
Job TitleHeavy Equipment MechanicPrimary LocationNorth Charleston,
South CarolinaEmployee TypeEmployeeJob DescriptionCarolina Waste is
currently hiring a Heavy Equipment Mechanic to join our team in
North Charleston, SC. In this position you will primarily be
working on our Heavy Equipment (CAT) and large Diesel Trucks. Heavy
Equipment Mechanics interested in secure, steady employment in a
family atmosphere are encouraged to apply. DUTIES AND
- Perform repairs and assigned preventative maintenance
- Performs inspections, diagnosis, and repair of powertrain,
electrical and hydraulic systems on heavy equipment, such as
dozers, compactors, excavators, ADT's, etc.
- Perform power washing on heavy equipment during routine
- Complete required paperwork utilizing equipment maintenance
software program associated with repairing equipment, documenting
parts usage, and accounting for repair times.
- Reviews and completes repairs identified on Daily Inspection
- Conducts safety checks on vehicles and equipment.
- Performs service calls for emergency breakdowns that may take
place in the landfill.
- Maintain a clean, safe work environment in compliance with
corporate and OSHA standards.
- Typical schedule is Monday-Friday and typically every other
Saturday, or as needed.WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL EFFORT:
- Extensive physical activity. Requires strenuous physical work;
heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects over 50
- Work environment may be indoors in a shop, or outdoors to
repair equipment in the field.
- 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.MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS:
- Minimum of two years' experience in heavy equipment maintenance
- Must provide own personal tools.
- Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs.
- Welding/fabrication experience a huge plus!Apply today and
Connect with your Future!Waste Connections is an Affirmative
Action/Equal Opportunity Employer
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