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Heavy Equipment Road Mechanic

Company: Commonwealth Equipment
Location: Leechburg
Posted on: September 10, 2023

Job Description:

About Us --
Since 1999, Commonwealth Equipment has served the needs of the crushing and screening industry across the greater mid-Atlantic region. As one of the leading North American dealers, Commonwealth Equipment maintains a significant rental fleet and provides after sales support to a large customer base. Our Ashley location is our primary hub, boasting a large parts inventory, full-service repair facility, and dedicated parts and service support staff. --
Commonwealth Equipment offers competitive pay, a comprehensive benefits package for you and your family, paid vacation and holidays, and IRA plan with company match. --
Job Description --
Heavy equipment mechanics are trained mechanics with knowledge of transmissions, electrical and hydraulic systems. To --be a mechanic for Commonwealth Equipment, a candidate must possess a strong work ethic and an ability to handle --unexpected situations at a moment's notice. They diagnose mechanical problems, repair equipment, and check and --schedule work with the Service Coordinator daily. ----
Mechanics perform preventative maintenance on equipment including routine maintenance, checking and changing belts, --motors, electrical systems, and pumps in order to prevent damage from occurring. If damage does occur, the mechanic also --diagnoses the problem and makes appropriate repairs on the machine. To determine whether a machine is properly --repaired, mechanics execute a test run to verify the machine is operating smoothly and has no mechanical issues. ----
Engineers are also called upon to perform inspections on equipment. When performing these inspections, mechanics --lubricate and test parts while also checking for severity of wear. In order to perform these and all other duties, the mechanic --must use power tools, machine tools, welding tools, and more. During all phases of maintenance, inspection or repair of --equipment, mechanics carefully document the work done, time spent on task, and materials used in order to properly --invoice customers. Mechanics read, write and process work orders and complete paperwork accurately and completely --whenever any work is performed on a machine. --
Qualifications --

Heavy equipment repair and maintenance: 3years (Preferred)--
Hydraulics: 3 years (Preferred)--
Diesel engines: 3 years (Preferred)
Welding experience: 3 years (Preferred)--
Driver's License: Valid--
Punctual and reliable--
Proficiency with required technology, including iOS and MS Windows products--
Strong communication skills--
MSHA certification preferred--
Ability to pass pre-employment drug screen and background check--

Skills and Responsibilities --

Consistently ensures a safe work environment for self and others--
Ability to operate, inspect, troubleshoot, diagnose, repair, service, and maintain equipment, according to technical manuals, wiring and hydraulic diagrams, and spare parts manuals--
Perform major repair work, such as removal and replacement of components--
Perform all necessary repairs to keep our rental fleet and customer equipment in good operating condition--
Work in a proactive, safe manner in compliance with all safety protocols and training--
Must be able to diagnose and repair equipment, both independently and with help from others
Knowledge of crushing and screening equipment preferred--
Physical ability to work under temperature extremes and for extended hours. Normal shift is 8-10 hours.
Must be able to work overtime as needed--
Ability to be flexible with schedule changes--
Represent the company in a positive, professional manner----


401(k) matching--
Dental insurance--
Health insurance--
15 PTO days--
Vision insurance--


10 hour shift--
8 hour shift--
Monday to Friday--
Weekend availability--
Job Type: Full-time--


Driver's License (Required)--
MSHA Certification (Preferred)--
Additional information:Employment type: Full-time

Keywords: Commonwealth Equipment, Penn Hills , Heavy Equipment Road Mechanic, Engineering , Leechburg, Pennsylvania

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