Preventative Maintenance Mechanic- Tacoma, WA

Employer: Waste Connections

Job Description:
We have an immediate position open for a Preventative Maintenance Mechanic to work on our fleet of trucks at our Tacoma, WA site. Mechanics interested in secure, steady employment are encouraged to apply. At least 1 year of experience doing preventative maintenance on diesel trucks is preferred.

Schedule for this position is Monday - Friday from 2:30PM-11:30PM.Starting wages are $24.50/HR.

Responsibilities Include:
- Performs repairs and assigned preventive maintenance services and repairs
- Completes required paperwork utilizing fleet maintenance software program associated with repairing vehicles, documenting parts usage, and accounting for repair times.
- Test drive trucks after services and repairs
- Ability to effectively communicate and understand service schedule and/or repairs
- Available to help mechanic with repairs as needed
- General shop cleaning responsibilities
- Equipment safety checks
- Communicate with drivers for issues in morning and afternoon
- Reviews, completes or assigns repairs identified on Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports
- Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with corporate and OSHA standards.

Qualified candidate must have:
- 1+ years experience in heavy truck equipment maintenance and repair or completion of accredited vocational technical school.
- Basic tool set, tool box and proper personal safety equipment as required
- Basic computer skills and ability to learn test diagnostic laptop and software
- Welding experience a plus
- Minimum of a High School diploma or GED

To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at . Application information and additional instructions can be found once you select your position of interest.

We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term & short term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran)

Contact Person:
Location: Tacoma, WA
Application Method: Online:
Base Pay: $24.50/ HR

Posted on December 28, 2021

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