Diesel Trailer Mechanics / Equipment Mechanics / Skilled Trades

Equipment Maintenance Mechanic – $32 – $36



Immediate need for an experienced Heavy 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 Heavy Equipment Mechanic / Diesel Maintenance Technician position include:

  • Schedule: Monday – Friday 6:00am – 3:00pm

  • Starting Wage: $32.00 – $36.00 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 Heavy Equipment Mechanic / Diesel Maintenance Technician 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 Heavy Equipment Mechanic / Diesel Maintenance Technician 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.