Mechanic / Equipment Tech - $18.00 - $24.00 an hour DOE

Xemplar Workforce Solutions - West Valley City, UT

One of the largest independent trash haulers in the Western United States is currently seeking swing shift truck mechanic for a direct-hire position. This truck mechanic position is with a reputable company that has never forgotten their commitment to the customer or to their employees.

Benefits of the Mechanic / Equipment Tech position include:

  • Wage: $18.00 - $24.00 an hour DOE 
  • Schedule: Monday – Friday, 1:30 pm – 10:00 pm
  • Excellent benefits that include health, dental & vision insurance, paid holidays, 401k and paid time off.
  • This is a “direct-hire” opportunity and not a “temp” or even “contract-to-hire” one.

Responsibilities & Duties for the Mechanic / Equipment Tech position include:

  • Conduct inspections and diagnostic tests to identify worn and damaged parts.
  • Complete preventive maintenance schedules; installing the component and part upgrades; controlling corrosion and completing winterization procedures.
  • Corrects vehicle deficiencies.
  • Able to remove, repair, adjust, assemble, disassemble, and replace major assemblies, sub-assemblies, components, parts, or systems.
  • Ability to work with power and drive trains, electrical, air conditioning, fuel, emission, brake, steering, and hydraulics.
  • Complete machine shop operations; making adjustments and alignments including bearing loads, gear tooth contact, valve mechanisms, governors, oil systems, control linkages, clutches, and traction units.

Qualifications for the Mechanic / Equipment Tech position include:

  • Prefer a minimum of 2+ years of previous mechanic experience. Truck, trailer, or rental equipment experience helpful.
  • Computer diagnostic knowledge and technical understanding of motors, drivetrain, suspension, hydraulics, and electrical systems required.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Stable work history.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively.
  • Must have your own tools based on your experience.


Posted On: Monday, May 6, 2019

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