Shop Mechanic Wanted

Posting ID : A1068532797
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Transportation

Small landscaping company seeking reliable, detail-oriented shop mechanic. The ideal candidate will demonstrate proficiency in the repair and diagnosis of engines (gas and diesel) and small engines such as walk behind mowers, rider mowers, trimmers, blowers, chainsaws, etc. Candidate will possess the ability to quickly and effectively identify and repair electrical and mechanical problems on all equipment including preventive maintenance, corrective maintenance, equipment repairs, troubleshooting, cleaning and installation.

Job Responsibilities
Service and oversee major repairs of all types of equipment as required to ensure proper working condition when leaving the shop; dismantle and reassemble/rebuild equipment; fabricate parts and equipment as required to meet shop needs; diagnose complex mechanical equipment problems.
Road test vehicles when necessary to diagnose malfunctions or to ensure that they are working properly.
Perform safety inspections on equipment
Perform preventative maintenance
Other projects and tasks as assigned

Requirements
Ability to work with hand tools such as screwdrivers, pliers, wrenches, pressure gauges, and precision instruments, as well as power tools such as pneumatic wrenches, welding equipment, and jacks and hoists, and precision measuring and testing instruments.
Ability to follow blueprints, lubrication charts, and engineering specifications.
Hold and maintain a valid CDL license with acceptable driving record per company insurer's guidelines.
Ability to drive safely in all weather and road conditions
Ability to prioritize work assignments
Ability to work in non-climate controlled conditions and all types of weather extremes
Must maintain a clean and safe work environment
Must show flexibility regarding work assignments
When applicable use welding/fabrication skills
Ability to communicate equipment issues and understand job assignments
Show personal and professional integrity
Must be physically able to work in a jobsite environment for extensive periods to include lifting up to 75lbs, bending, squatting, crouching, reaching


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