Job Summary: Mechanic repairs and maintains trucks as well as any other type of machinery that may be brought in for maintenance and/or repairs.
Minimum Qualifications:- Experience working on large trucks, heavy equipment and construction type vehicles both diesel and gasoline.
Current Drivers License and good driving record.
High School Diploma, GED and/or equivalent combination of experience.
Ability to push, pull and lift up to 50lbs.
Ability to work overtime with some nights and weekends.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: - Strong knowledge and experience with construction equipment and vehicles.
Ability to safely use hand tools and equipment.
Must be able to troubleshoot and problem solve.
Independently work to assess and repair equipment appropriately.
Utilize on-line computer research and diagnostics resource tools.
Strong knowledge of electrical power, transmissions, brake, hydraulic and other equipment systems.
Ability to read job orders, observe and listen to equipment in operation to determine system malfunctions.
Repair cylinders, elevator chains, undercarriages, planetaries, recharges and replaces batteries, overhauls diesel and gasoline engines, transmissions, torque converters, planetaries and hydraulic pumps using mechanic hand tools, welding equipment, standard charts and hoists.
Examine and replace protective guards, loose bolts and specific safety devices on heavy equipment/trucks as needed.
Lubricates moving parts and drives repaired truck or equipment to verify conformance to specifications.
Completes appropriate paperwork to support preventative maintenance and repair activities.
Performs other duties as assigned. This position will remain posted until 10/31/2020 or until position is filled. Benefits:
Two Medical Plan Options with GENEROUS Employer contributions
Health Savings Account
Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical and Dependent Care
Company Paid Life and AD&D Insurance
Company Paid Short Term Disability Income Replacement
Company Paid Long Term Disability Income Replacement
Profit Sharing * 401(k) with Company Match
Voluntary Life Insurance for Employees, Spouses, and Dependents
Company Paid Employee Assistance Plan, Travel Insurance, Access to Legal Advice
Employee Discount Plan for National Vendors
College Scholarship Program for Dependents
Gift Matching Program How To Apply Knife River is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status or any other protected category under applicable state/federal law. Applicants of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Subject to pre-employment drug testing and background check.
If you are unable to apply online you can apply in person or mail your application to 4825 Romeda Road, Beaumont, TX 77705.
MDU Resources Group, Inc.