Diesel Mechanic (Second Shift)

Mechanics/Maintenance Colorado Springs, Colorado


Description

Position Summary

Perform preventative maintenance, repair, and fabrication of trucks, heavy and small mobile equipment. Including plant processing equipment as needed.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Prioritizes SAFETY, then QUALITY, followed by PRODUCTION.
  • Ensures a safe work environment for self and others at all times. 
  • Conducts major repairs of all types of equipment as required to ensure proper working condition; dismantle and reassemble/rebuild equipment; fabricate parts and equipment as required.
  • Performs fabrication\welding and repair to processing and mobile equipment as needed.
  • Maintain a clean and organized work environment; report to work on time as scheduled
  • Conducts preventive maintenance to avoid unnecessary repairs and down time.
  • Performs annual inspections, evaluations and repairs. Maintains an accurate schedule and record of equipment and vehicle maintenance logs and reports.
  • Can perform these duties in a shop or field environment.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Skills/Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Basic math, reading, and writing skills are required (English).
  • Must be safety-oriented and exhibit safe work habits.
  • Punctual and reliable; good attendance required.
  • Must have valid Commercial Driver’s License. Class B minimum, Class A preferred. (or ability to obtain within 60 days of start) 
  • Minimum 5 years of heavy equipment and/or on-highway truck maintenance experience or related field that showcases skills with mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical systems.
  • Strong computer diagnostic skills.

Physical Requirements

  • Able to work outdoors in varying weather conditions or in shop
  • Able to perform these duties on our second shift assignment
  • Able to lift 75 pounds
  • Willing to work overtime, weekends as needed
  • Able to work from elevated platforms or confined spaces
  • Must be able to pass pre-employment physical/drug/alcohol test
  • Able to supply and use own good working set of mechanics tools.

Reports to

  • First or Second Shift Supervisor

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled