Equipment Mechanic - -
Employment Type: Full-Time
Immediate need for an experienced Equipment Technician / Diesel Mechanic to troubleshoot, repair and maintain emergency power system generators.
This is a “direct-hire’ field service opportunity with an early Monday – Friday day shift schedule. You will be dispatching from home in a company vehicle everyday.
Benefits of the Equipment Technician / Diesel Mechanic position include:
Schedule: Monday – Friday 6:00am – 3:00pm
Starting Wage: $28.00 - $32.00 an hour DOE
This is a “direct-hire” opportunity and not a “contract-to-hire” or “temp” position.
Full Benefits offered that include health insurance, paid holidays, 401k and paid time off.
Company vehicle fully equipped with tools is provided. Dispatch from home daily.
Annual steel toe boots voucher provided
Essential Duties and Responsibilities for the Equipment Technician / Diesel Mechanic position include:
Troubleshoot, repair and provide preventative maintenance service for all makes and models of generators & emergency power systems.
Visually inspects and listens to machines & equipment to locate causes of malfunctions.
Dismantles machines & equipment to gain access to the problem area.
Inspects & measures parts to detect wear, misalignment, or other problems.
Removes and replaces worn or defective parts of drive mechanism or hydraulic system. Realigns & adjusts components. This may include spindles and clutches.
Starts machines & equipment to test operation following repair.
May repairs broken parts by setting up and operating metalworking tools such as lathes, drill presses, & grinders to make or repair parts.
Some travel may be required. All travel expenses paid for by the employer.
Qualifications for the Equipment Technician / Diesel Mechanic position include:
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) plus at least a minimum of 3-5 years related field mechanical, electrical, maintenance and repair experience of generators is required..
Troubleshooting experience with commercial or industrial electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic equipment is required.
Ability to read and interpret blueprints, electrical schematics, & documents such as instructions, procedure manuals and the ability to write routine reports or correspondence is required.
Troubleshoot generator components including alternators, wiring harnesses, safety devices, transfer switches, and battery systems
Must be able to communicate, both verbal and written, effectively with customers or other employees
Must have a valid California driver's license and proof of auto insurance. This is a field service position and the ideal candidate will be operating a company vehicle.