Heavy Equipment Mechanic
We have just partnered with a local & long-term successful company. They have an immediate opening for a Heavy Equipment Mechanic.Duties:As a Heavy Equipment Mechanic, you will perform a variety of diagnostic, maintenance, and repair tasks, performing journey level field and shop work. Responsibilities will include the service and repair of on/off road equipment, medium/heavy duty trucks, emergency maintenance equipment and construction equipment. Additionally, the Heavy Equipment Mechanic will install, test and perform technical and mechanical work; and perform acetylene, arc and electric welding on various types of metals. Work is performed both at the yard and in the field under varying conditions, with occasional overtime and weekend work. This position is a full-time position, not seasonal.Minimum QualificationsSufficient years of experience performing routine and preventative maintenance and repairs on on/off road equipment, automobiles, and trucks. License: Possession of a valid driver”s license at the appropriate level including special endorsements, as required by the State of California, may be required depending upon assignment to perform the essential functions of the position. State of California Department of Motor Vehicles Class A commercial driver”s license is desirable.Which of the following areas do you have experience performing diagnostics and/or repairs: * CHP BIT Inspection Program * Computerized Fuel and Emission Control Systems * Diesel Particulate Matter Emissions Reductions Devices and Systems * Electrical Systems * Engines (Gas, Diesel, and/or Propane) * Hydraulics and/or Air Brakes * Pneumatics * Welding (Acetylene, Arc, and/or Electric) * None of the aboveWhich of the following certifications or licenses do you possess? * ASE Certifications * California Council on Diesel Education and Technology (CCDET) Certifications * Valid California Class A Commercial Driver”s License * Valid Motor Vehicle Air-Conditioning (MVAC) System Certification * None of the abovePlease detail related training courses you have completed and other related certifications you possess which were not previously noted in Question #2.Please detail your year(s) of experience performing routine and preventative maintenance and repairs on automobiles, vans, trucks, medium/heavy trucks, and on/off road equipment. Include the types of equipment and tasks performed. For each position, please include: * Name of the employer(s) where you gained this experience * Dates employed (mm/yy to mm/yy) * Job title * Description of your dutiesMy name is Kelly Townsend and I place professionals in the heavy equipment industry. To confidentially discuss the next step in your career, I encourage you to contact me at 605-799-8158 or email me at Kelly.firstname.lastname@example.orgAll qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations. GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States for the past 29 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.Apply for this job.