Heavy Truck / Diesel Mechanic

This job opportunity is OPEN | Updated 7/23/2024 6:51:57 PM
Joe Johnson Equipment USA Full Time
 Albany, NY
$26 - $36 an hour

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Heavy Truck / Diesel Mechanic

LOCATION: Albany, NY
WORK ENVIRONMENT: In Shop
TYPE: Full-Time (Monday-Friday, Dayshift)
WAGE: $26.00-$35.00/hour; based on experience

SUMMARY:

The Heavy Truck / Diesel Mechanic position requires a strong mechanical aptitude. Our team of technicians service; including repair, install and maintain a variety of pieces of heavy equipment.

ABOUT YOU:

Strong mechanical aptitude
Demonstrated ability to work in a safe manner
Collaborative team player and willing to assist others when required
Attention to detail and commitment to customer satisfaction
Independent problem solver and decision maker
Ability to plan and execute aspects of work independently

POSITION REQUIREMENTS/QUALIFICATIONS:

Education from an accredited technical school in diesel engine/hydraulics/heavy equipment repair preferred but not required
Valid CDL driver’s license (or ability to obtain a CDL) and a clean driver’s abstract
Must be able to pass a pre-employment background check
3+ years’ experience working in a mechanic / technician role
Experienced with hydraulic and/or electrical work

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

Inspect and troubleshoot equipment failures and perform hydraulic, electrical and mechanical repairs on various types of equipment
Perform diagnostics to determine repairs required
Conduct routine preventative maintenance
Communicate effectively with the Parts & Service teams on job progress and status changes
Update work order system
Maintain organized and safe work area, shop tools and service vans

SAFETY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

Employees must:

Work in compliance with the appropriate safety legislation/regulations/safety policies
Report any known workplace hazard or safety violations
Cooperate with their workplace’s Safety Committee or health and safety representative
Use any safety equipment, protective devices or clothing required
Not remove or make ineffective any protective device required by the Company or by the regulations.

OTHER DETAILS

Work Environment:

Shop, Warehouse, Yard environment
Frequent exposure to noise, dust and dirt

Physical Demand:

Frequently required to lift and move moderately heavy objects (50lbs)
Frequently standing and walking

WHY WORK AT JJE?

Wage Range: $26.00-$36.00 per hour; based on experience
Premium Health Insurance Plan
401 (k) Employer Matching
Vacation & Paid Personal Days
PPE & Tool Reimbursement Plan
Our Core People Values: Leadership, Customer Excellence, Integrity, Inspiration, Teamwork, Innovation and Ambition

WHO WE ARE:

As the leading distributor of public works equipment, Joe Johnson Equipment (JJE) provides mobile infrastructure-maintenance equipment to municipalities and contractors across Canada and the US. Through our branch network, we sell, rent, lease, service and support vacuum trucks, refuse & recycling collection vehicles, street sweepers, sewer cleaners, and inspection cameras.

JJE is a dynamic and growing organization, focused on maintaining an “employer of choice” culture. We have a stable, team-based, and collaborative work environment that drives our organization to be best-in-class within our industry. We offer opportunities across Canada and the U.S. and are committed to providing challenging and rewarding career paths for our employees. JJE provides very competitive compensation packages, robust group benefits and an opportunity to grow professionally.

JJE is a proud subsidiary of Federal Signal Corporation.

_____________________________________________________________________________________

If you are looking for a new opportunity, then we at Joe Johnson Equipment welcome your application. We encourage applications from all qualified persons, however only those who are being considered for the position will be contacted.

If you are contacted for an interview and require any accommodation, please notify HR in advance and we will provide applicable accommodation.

______________________________________________________________________________

#USJH




Heavy Truck / Diesel Mechanic

LOCATION: Albany, NY
WORK ENVIRONMENT: In Shop
TYPE: Full-Time (Monday-Friday, Dayshift)
WAGE: $26.00-$35.00/hour; based on experience

SUMMARY:

The Heavy Truck / Diesel Mechanic position requires a strong mechanical aptitude. Our team of technicians service; including repair, install and maintain a variety of pieces of heavy equipment.

ABOUT YOU:

Strong mechanical aptitude
Demonstrated ability to work in a safe manner
Collaborative team player and willing to assist others when required
Attention to detail and commitment to customer satisfaction
Independent problem solver and decision maker
Ability to plan and execute aspects of work independently

POSITION REQUIREMENTS/QUALIFICATIONS:

Education from an accredited technical school in diesel engine/hydraulics/heavy equipment repair preferred but not required
Valid CDL driver’s license (or ability to obtain a CDL) and a clean driver’s abstract
Must be able to pass a pre-employment background check
3+ years’ experience working in a mechanic / technician role
Experienced with hydraulic and/or electrical work

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

Inspect and troubleshoot equipment failures and perform hydraulic, electrical and mechanical repairs on various types of equipment
Perform diagnostics to determine repairs required
Conduct routine preventative maintenance
Communicate effectively with the Parts & Service teams on job progress and status changes
Update work order system
Maintain organized and safe work area, shop tools and service vans

SAFETY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

Employees must:

Work in compliance with the appropriate safety legislation/regulations/safety policies
Report any known workplace hazard or safety violations
Cooperate with their workplace’s Safety Committee or health and safety representative
Use any safety equipment, protective devices or clothing required
Not remove or make ineffective any protective device required by the Company or by the regulations.

OTHER DETAILS

Work Environment:

Shop, Warehouse, Yard environment
Frequent exposure to noise, dust and dirt

Physical Demand:

Frequently required to lift and move moderately heavy objects (50lbs)
Frequently standing and walking

WHY WORK AT JJE?

Wage Range: $26.00-$36.00 per hour; based on experience
Premium Health Insurance Plan
401 (k) Employer Matching
Vacation & Paid Personal Days
PPE & Tool Reimbursement Plan
Our Core People Values: Leadership, Customer Excellence, Integrity, Inspiration, Teamwork, Innovation and Ambition

WHO WE ARE:

As the leading distributor of public works equipment, Joe Johnson Equipment (JJE) provides mobile infrastructure-maintenance equipment to municipalities and contractors across Canada and the US. Through our branch network, we sell, rent, lease, service and support vacuum trucks, refuse & recycling collection vehicles, street sweepers, sewer cleaners, and inspection cameras.

JJE is a dynamic and growing organization, focused on maintaining an “employer of choice” culture. We have a stable, team-based, and collaborative work environment that drives our organization to be best-in-class within our industry. We offer opportunities across Canada and the U.S. and are committed to providing challenging and rewarding career paths for our employees. JJE provides very competitive compensation packages, robust group benefits and an opportunity to grow professionally.

JJE is a proud subsidiary of Federal Signal Corporation.

_____________________________________________________________________________________

If you are looking for a new opportunity, then we at Joe Johnson Equipment welcome your application. We encourage applications from all qualified persons, however only those who are being considered for the position will be contacted.

If you are contacted for an interview and require any accommodation, please notify HR in advance and we will provide applicable accommodation.

______________________________________________________________________________

#USJH