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Heavy equipment mechanic

Company: Commonwealth Equipment
Location: Pleasant Garden
Posted on: September 15, 2023

Job Description:

About UsSince 1999, Commonwealth Equipment has served the needs of the crushing and screening industry across the greater mid-Atlantic region. As one of the leading North American dealers, Commonwealth Equipment maintains a significant rental fleet and provides after sales support to a large customer base. Our Ashley location is our primary hub, boasting a large parts inventory, full-service repair facility, and dedicated parts and service support staff.Commonwealth Equipment offers competitive pay, a comprehensive benefits package for you and your family, paid vacation and holidays, and IRA plan with company match.Job DescriptionHeavy equipment mechanics are trained mechanics with knowledge of transmissions, electrical and hydraulic systems. To be a mechanic for Commonwealth Equipment, a candidate must possess a strong work ethic and an ability to handle unexpected situations. Daily responsibilities include diagnosing mechanical problems, repairing equipment, and checking and scheduling work with the Service Coordinator. Mechanics regularly use power tools, machine tools, welding tools, and more. -Heavy equipment mechanics perform preventative maintenance on equipment. This includes routine maintenance, checking and changing belts, motors, electrical systems, and pumps to prevent damage from occurring. If damage does occur, the mechanic must diagnose the problem and make the appropriate repairs. Following the repairs, mechanics must execute a test run to verify that the machine is operating smoothly with no mechanical issues. -At Commonwealth Equipment, engineers are also called upon to perform inspections on equipment. When performing these inspections, the mechanic's responsibilities are to lubricate, test, and check for severity of wear of parts. -During all phases of maintenance, inspection or repair of equipment, mechanics carefully document the work done, time spent on task, and materials used in order to properly invoice customers. Mechanics will read, write and process work orders, in addition to filling out comprehensive and accurate paperwork whenever any work is performed on a machine.QualificationsHeavy equipment repair and maintenance: 4 years (Preferred)Hydraulics: 4 years (Preferred)Diesel engines: 4 years (Preferred)Welding experience: 4 years (Preferred)Driver's License: ValidPunctual and reliableProficiency with required technology, including iOS and MS Windows productsStrong communication skillsMSHA certification preferredAbility to pass pre-employment drug screen and background checkSkills and ResponsibilitiesConsistently ensures a safe work environment for self and othersAbility to operate, inspect, troubleshoot, diagnose, repair, service, and maintain equipment, according to technical -manuals, wiring and hydraulic diagrams, and spare parts manualsPerform major repair work, such as removal and replacement of componentsPerform all necessary repairs to keep our rental fleet and customer equipment in good operating conditionWork in a proactive, safe manner in compliance with all safety protocols and trainingMust be able to diagnose and repair equipment, both independently and with help from othersKnowledge of crushing and screening equipment preferredPhysical ability to work under temperature extremes and for extended hours. Normal shift is 8-10 hours.Must be able to work overtime as neededAbility to be flexible with schedule changesRepresent the company in a positive, professional mannerBenefits401(k)401(k) matchingDental insuranceHealth insurance15 PTO daysVision insuranceSchedule10 hour shift8 hour shiftMonday to FridayWeekend availabilityJob Type: Full-timeLicense/CertificationDriver's License (Required)MSHA Certification (Preferred) Additional information:Frequency: Per hourEmployment type: Full-time

Keywords: Commonwealth Equipment, Greensboro , Heavy equipment mechanic, Engineering , Pleasant Garden, North Carolina

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