Columbia, SC

Heavy Equipment Field Mechanic

Heavy Equipment Field Mechanic

Columbia/Lexington SC

Looking for a Heavy Equipment Field Mechanic to work onsite for a successful Civil Company (Dirt Work) in Central South Carolina. This individual will work both at the corporate mechanics shop as well as in the field doing repairs and maintenance on various types of equipment.

COMPANY PROFILE:

Heavy Civil Site Development Company – commercial and large residential site development

Site preparation, Reclamation, Excavation, Utilities

WHAT THIS COMPANY OFFERS YOU:

This is a dynamic, successful company with the feel of a small company.

Competitive pay and excellent benefits package including:

  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • 401k with match
  • Bonus Eligible
  • Company Vehicle or Vehicle allowance with gas card
  • Company laptop, phone, tablet, cell phone allowance

Nonstop challenges

Full pipeline of work stretching for more than 1 year with additional projects being considered

Involve ownership but they understand the value of hiring good, experienced people who do not need to be micromanaged

Company believes in work/life balance and offer flexibility when necessary due to personal emergencies

THE ROLE YOU WILL PLAY

Under limited supervision, Safely and Efficiently perform diagnosis, repair, and maintenance of a variety of vehicles including but not limited to Dozers, Graders, Skid Steers, Loaders, Excavators, and other support equipment. Experience with Caterpillar, Komatsu, and John Deere strongly preferred.

THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE NEEDS THE FOLLOWING KNOWLEDGE, AND EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum of 3 years in a position as a mechanic trained to handle repairs and maintenance on heavy equipment used in construction
  • Responsible for requesting/ordering parts as needed
  • Ability to work on site and in the field at job sites
  • Perform requested repairs to systems such as Engines, Transmissions, Final Drives, Brakes, Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Electrical Systems
  • Record and report usage of all components, parts, and other resources on daily paperwork
  • Have a current SC Drivers License and a Good driving record
  • Ability to operate all types of equipment in a safe and responsible manner according to the manufacturer’s recommendations
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Decision making skills
  • Effective verbal and listening communications skills / ability to communicate effectively
  • Time management skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • Candidates should provide their own tools

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