Equipment Technician / Mechanic - $20 - $26 an hour DOE

Xemplar Workforce Solutions - Salt Lake City, UT

A premier recycling company servicing the Wasatch Front is in need of a self-motivated mechanic  equipment mechanic to fill a full-time Monday – Friday “direct-hire” opportunity. This is an opportunity to learn how to work on everything from trucks, trailers, loaders, excavators, mobile cranes to fixed industrial equipment.

Benefits of the Equipment Technician / Mechanic Position:

  • Full Benefits offered including Medical, Dental, Vision, Voluntary Life/AD&D and a Medical Savings Plan, Paid Holidays, 401k and Paid Time Off.
  • Schedule: Monday – Friday 2:00pm – 10:30pm
  • Starting Wage: $20.00 - $26.00 an hour DOE
  • This is a “direct-hire” opportunity and not a “temp” or “contract-to-hire” position.

Responsibilities of the Equipment Technician / Mechanic position includes:

  • Maintenance on trucks, trailers, bobcats, forklifts, mobile crane, excavators, loaders, fixed industrial equipment and other specialty equipment
  • Inspect vehicles or equipment to identify problems
  • Perform breakdown repairs and preventative maintenance to improve reliability of equipment
  • Troubleshoot and repair various production equipment.
  • Majority of work is either hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical repairs.
  • Must be willing to work as part of a team, with a positive safety attitude.
  • Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with corporate and OSHA standards.

Requirements for the Equipment Technician / Mechanic position:

  • 2-year technical school graduate preferred or a minimum of 4-years of experience maintaining and repairing heavy-duty equipment and/or diesel trucks or fixed manufacturing equipment. Must have an Electrical and mechanical aptitude
  • Owns and maintains the tools to complete repairs based on experience.
  • Effective Problem-solving skills
  • Engine repair, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical mobile and fixed equipment experience is required.
  • Must have a valid Utah Driver’s License with an acceptable driving record. A current CDL is a plus but not required.
  • Previous stick & MIG welding experience is required.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating & maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals is required.


Posted On: Friday, June 14, 2019

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