Job Details

Job Title: Mechanic-Heavy Equipment - Shelton, WA

Posted on November 28, 2017

Employer: Sierra Pacific Industries

Job Description:
Job Description

Sierra Pacific Industries started in 1949 with one sawmill in Humboldt, CA. Since that time, we have grown to be one of the largest lumber and millwork producers in the U.S., employing nearly 5,000 crew members. Sierra Pacific continues to be a company where its employees are proud to work at state-of-the art facilities and others strive to become part of the team.

Sierra Pacific Industries is seeking a qualified Heavy Equipment Mechanic for our Shelton division.

About The Position

• Perform preventative and routine maintenance on diesel/heavy equipment including: front-end loaders, forklifts, and excavators

• Troubleshoot and repair mechanical defects

• Conduct safety inspections of equipment and maintain maintenance records

• Operate equipment as needed

• Perform duties in a timely and efficient manner

• Maintain work area appearance and safety

• Work may consist of day or swing shift, with some overtime, weekend and holiday work during busy production times

• Perform all job duties in accordance with safety rules and regulations


• 2 years’ diesel/heavy equipment mechanic experience required

• Working knowledge of both gasoline and diesel engines, equipment hydraulics, and electrical systems required

• Proven prior experience working on various machines including the above mentioned equipment

• Required to have own tools

• All applicants must be at least age 18

Why Join Our Team?

We provide an excellent benefit package including a full Health Benefits Plan with low cost premiums, a 401(k) with Company Match, additional Retirement Contributions, and company paid Life Insurance.

In addition, for over 38 years, the Sierra Pacific Foundation has provided scholarships to help the children of our crew members with education expenses. Each year, we give an average of $500,000 in scholarships.

How To Apply

If you are qualified and would like to apply, apply in person to:

Sierra Pacific Industries

421 S. Front Street

Shelton, WA 98584

Monday through Friday 9:00am to 4:00pm

Contact Person:
Phone: (360) 427-8200
Location: 100 N Front St, Shelton, WA 98584
Application Method: Online
Base Pay: DOQ

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