Requisition Primary Location
St Petersburg, Florida
Waste Connections has an immediate opening for a Mechanic Helper to join the team at our location in St Petersburg MFR in St Petersburg, FL. In this position you will be performing preventative maintenance, DOT inspections as well as performing repairs on hydraulic and electrical systems.
Career growth and share our #1 Value: Safety
Mechanical repairs to all vehicles, to include independent diagnosis and repair of electrical and hydraulic systems, brake repair and replacement, tire repair and/or replacement, and component rebuilding of engines, transmissions, differentials, etc.
Welding and vehicle-washing associated with the above duties
Driving, loading, unloading, and operating various collection vehicles, forklifts, and/or other vehicles in order to facilitate job duties
Operating vehicle in accordance with all DOT, OSHA state, and federal requirements
Safety of vehicle and equipment Operating various types of electrical diagnostic equipment, overhead crane, truck hoist, forklift, electric and gas welding equipment, etc.
2+ years of Diesel Mechanic experience or 1+ year of experience combined with a Diesel Tech Degree.
Must have own tools
10 hour work days, Overnight Monday thru Friday
WHAT WE OFFER:
Excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".
Garbage is very stable and we work year round!
If you have any questions or need help with your application feel free to call the Recruiter, Pete Carreon at 832-510-5681.
Apply today and Connect with Your Future!
Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action /Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veterans).