Mobile Equipment Mechanic
Wingra, a local family owned construction company is looking for a Mobile Equipment Mechanic/Technician. Full time with hourly pay and benefits.
Benefits include: Health, Dental, and Vision insurance (100% paid by employer), 401(k) profit sharing, vacation and holiday pay.
Responsible for maintaining and repairing heavy off road mobile equipment for aggregate mining. This includes large loaders, water trucks, dozers, haul trucks, cranes and other support equipment. Diagnosis sources of trouble and determines extent of repairs required for mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical systems. Must be able to schedule and perform repairs and service. Performs preventative maintenance according to the Company mobile equipment standards. Maintains equipment records according to Company procedures as well as state and federal laws and regulations. May be required to drive Company service truck and perform repairs to equipment broken down at various sites or in the plant.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
High School Diploma or equivalent is required. Minimum one (1) year of experience on all phases of maintenance/repair of heavy mobile equipment. Experience on diesel engines, heavy suspension, brakes, hydraulics and clutch repairs is required.
SPECIAL SKILLS AND REQUIREMENTS:
Mechanical ability to diagnose sources of trouble and to use various hand tools, power tools, and machinery such as grinders, presses, cranes, and jacks are required. Good communication skills and the ability to work in a team environment are required. Must be punctual and dependable, initiate and take action before being required to do so, and use time efficiently. Must be safety conscious and respond to inquiries promptly and follow through to ensure the situation is taken care of correctly. Must have the ability to lift 50 lbs. Basic computer skills are required. Must have a valid Driver License with acceptable driving record. Must have personal hand tools up to 1 ½” in size.
APPLY ONLINE AT: https://www.wingrastone.com
Heavy Diesel Truck Mechanic/Technician
Health, dental, vision insurance
Generally, 6am — 4:30pm. Additional hours may be necessary and determined by daily demand.
M-F, plus Saturday work often needed during construction season (April-November). Some night work may occur.
Winter hours generally less without need for regular Saturday work.
Maintain diesel equipment operation by completing inspections and preventative maintenance requirements; correcting vehicle deficiencies; making adjustments and alignments, keeping records.
Determine vehicle condition by conducting inspections and diagnostic tests; identifying worn and damaged parts.
Keep equipment available for use by completing preventative maintenance schedules; installing component and part upgrades; controlling corrosion; completing winterization procedures.
Disassemble and overhaul internal combustion engines, pumps, generators, transmissions, clutches and rear ends.
Adjust brakes, aligns wheels, tightens bolts and screws, and reassembles equipment.
Change oil, checks batteries, repairs tires and tubes, and lubricates equipment and machinery.
Correct vehicle deficiencies by removing, repairing, adjusting, overhauling, assembling, disassembling, and replacing major assemblies, sub-assemblies, components, parts, or systems, such as , power and drive trains, electrical, air conditioning, fuel, emission, brake, steering, hydraulics; completes machine shop operations; making adjustments and alignments including bearing loads, gear tooth contact, valve mechanisms, governors, oil systems, control linkages clutches and traction units.
Verify vehicle performance by conducting test drives; adjusting controls and systems.
Comply with Federal, and State vehicle requirements by testing engine, safety, and combustion control standards.
Maintain vehicle appearance by cleaning, washing and painting.
Maintain vehicle records by annotating services and repairs.
Keep shop equipment operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies performing preventative maintenance; calling for repairs.
Contain costs by using warranty; evaluating service and parts options.
Keep supplies ready by inventorying stock; placing orders; verifying receipt.
Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical and regulation publications.
Enhance maintenance department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Personally comply with all Licensing and Driving qualification requirements.
Maintain a current valid Commercial Motor Vehicle license.
Maintain a current Federal Medical card.
Represent yourself and the Company in the best possible manner at all times.
Work in a safe and workmanlike manner at all times.
Skills and experience needed:
• Commercial Motor Vehicle License (CDL) Class B required. Construction industry experience preferred.
• Clean driving record.
• Safety conscious mind set and record at previous position
• Availability to work Saturdays and evenings
• Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, benefits, repair and maintenance.
• Knowledge of electronic circuit boards processors, chips, and computer hardware and software including diagnostic applications and programing.
• Mechanical aptitude
Education: (Strongly Considered)
• Prefer four year College degree with Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts diploma earned.
• Two year Vocational degree can be acceptable.
• Significant experience in field can be acceptable in lieu of above education criteria.