Mechanic Helper

Waste Connections Saint Petersburg , FL 33701

Posted 3 weeks ago

Job Title

Mechanic Helper

Employee Type


Requisition Primary Location

St Petersburg, Florida

Job Description

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


  • Competitive pay!!

  • 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).

Job Requirements:







icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Mechanic I

Baycare Health System, Inc

Posted 2 weeks ago

VIEW JOBS 3/15/2020 12:00:00 AM 2020-06-13T00:00 The Mechanic I performs demand and scheduled preventive maintenance of the facility equipment to primarily include Mechanical, Utilities and associated systems in accordance with departmental, hospital and regulatory agency codes. Specific duties include maintaining facilities and equipment in hospital or clinic environment. The Mechanic I may be scheduled to work various work shifts and weekends to meet the needs of the hospital not necessarily within the craft lines. This position may require travel to perform necessary maintenance work at other BCHS facilities. 4 years? experience in an acute healthcare setting is acceptable in lieu of HSD/GED. 3 Years as a Service Related Technician is required. 3 Years Hospital Maintenance is preferred. 1 Year High- rise Mechanical and/or Utilities systems experience is preferred. Fifth-Grade Stationary Engineer?s License is preferred.Certifications and LicensuresRequiredDriver's LicenseState of FloridaPreferredReference summary for details EducationRequiredHigh School or EquivalentOrReference summary for detailsPreferredTechnicalRelated Field ExperienceRequired3 yearsReference summary for detailsPreferred3 yearsHospital in related fieldPreferred1 yearReference summary for details Specific SkillsRequiredCustomer service skillsRequiredWritten and verbal communication skillsRequiredInterpersonal skillsRequiredDelegation skillsRequiredWork independentlyRequiredWork with a teamRequiredCritical thinking skillsRequiredOrganizational skillsRequiredComputer skills appropriate to positionRequiredKnowledge of regulatory standards appropriate to positionRequiredManagement skillsRequiredUse and maintain hand and power toolsRequiredMathematical skills Baycare Health System, Inc Saint Petersburg FL

Mechanic Helper

Waste Connections