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Heavy Equipment Diesel Mechanic

Memphis, TN, USA Req #139
Thursday, June 25, 2020
Our dedicated industry experts have the experience and know-how to get the job done right. While our sole focus is sweeping, our difference is caring.

SCA maintains of fleet of sweepers, dump trucks, flatbed trucks, pickup trucks, trailers, attenuators, and various other support equipment. The Mechanic position is a valuable support role with opportunity for advancement.   Work will include preventative maintenance and repair of various chassis manufacturers and upfit configurations with a focus on electrical and hydraulic systems.  


In this position you will:
 

  • Maintain the cleanliness of trucks and support equipment 
  • Maintain cleanliness and safety of the shop and yard 
  • Perform chassis preventative maintenance and repairs to chassis and upfit components 
  • Assist senior mechanics with advanced repairs 
  • Change tires 
  • Complete advanced inspections and associated repairs 
  • Diagnose and complete basic repairs on electric, hydraulic, and pneumatic systems 
  • Inspect and perform repairs on brake system components 
  • Replace chassis and sweeper components 


Basic Requirements:
 

  • 4-5 years mechanic experience or trade school graduate with 2-3 years of work experience 
  • Toolbox, basic hand tools including some specialty tools 
  • Ability to run standard diagnostic software 
  • Working knowledge of hydraulic and electrical systems 
  • Basic ability to read and follow schematics 
  • Ability and willingness to assist higher level mechanics and perform repairs under their supervision 
  • Maintain accurate records of each repair performed 
  • Possess a valid driver license with the ability to obtain a Class B CDL with endorsements 
  • Willingness to learn 
  • Consistent attendance 
  • Use all required PPE and work safely 
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment 


Physical Requirements:
 

  • Work performed in outdoor environments and exposure to variable and sometimes adverse weather conditions.  
  • Work in high noise environments with exposure to vibration and fumes 
  • Active, physical work occasionally involving lifting 50 lbs. Frequently involves carrying, pushing, pulling, stooping, kneeling, crouching, bending, reaching and standing.  
  • Preference will be given to applicants (not required):  
  • Possession of a Class B CDL w/ Air Brake endorsement 
  • Have a desire to learn and advance 
  • Heavy Equipment Experience 
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including overtime on occasion 

Sweeping Corp is an equal opportunity at will employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability, sex, sexual orientation or national origin.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $20.00
  • Max Hiring Rate $23.50
  • Memphis, TN, USA