Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Industry

Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

Advert ID

USA_402317

Location

Chowchilla

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Fresno, CA - (USA) 7188 North Abby Street Woodward Park Gateway CA Fresno , CA - 93711 Phone : 559-431-1121

ContactNumber

559-431-1121

Job Description

Are you a diesel mechanic looking for full time work? Do you enjoy working with your hands? Is safety a priority while completing the job? If you answered yes to all questions, them we would like to speak to you! We are currently hiring for diesel mechanics who can repair heavy equipment. Job is full time, direct hire, day shift.



Job Duties, may include:

* Inspect brake systems, steering mechanisms, wheel bearings, and other important parts to ensure that they are in proper operating condition.

* Use hand-tools such as screwdrivers, pliers, wrenches, pressure gauges, and precision instruments, as well as power tools such as pneumatic wrenches, lathes, welding equipment, and jacks and hoists.

* Adjust and reline brakes, align wheels, tighten bolts and screws, and reassemble equipment.

* Examine and adjust protective guards, loose bolts, and specified safety devices.

* Perform routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries, and lubricating equipment and machinery.

* Test drive trucks and buses to diagnose malfunctions or to ensure that they are working properly.

* Raise trucks, buses, and heavy parts or equipment using hydraulic jacks or hoists.

* Attach test instruments to equipment, and read dials and gauges to diagnose malfunctions.

* Rebuild gas or diesel engines.

* Inspect and verify dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to factory specifications.

* Inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using test instruments such as hand-held computers, motor analyzers, chassis charts, and pressure gauges.

* Recondition and replace parts, pistons, bearings, gears, and valves.

* Rewire ignition systems, lights, and instrument panels.

* Specialize in repairing and maintaining parts of the engine, such as fuel injection systems.

* Align front ends and suspension systems.

* Inspect, repair, and maintain automotive and mechanical equipment and machinery such as pumps and compressors.

* Install or repair accessories.

* Disassemble and overhaul internal combustion engines, pumps, generators, transmissions, clutches, and differential units.