Mechanic - Boardman, OR

Employer: Beef Northwest Feeders

Job Description:


Ensures proper operation of machinery by performing preventative maintenance and repair of all rolling stock and implements in the feedyard. Equipment included: Commodity trailers, cattle trucks, feed trucks, water trucks, tractors. 



Locates sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operation; listening for problems; using precision measuring and testing instruments. 
Removes defective parts by dismantling devices, using hoists, and various hand/power tools. 
Completes preventative maintenance requirements such as oil, filter, lube and grease for rolling stock including feed trucks, tractors, and other heavy equipment. 
Manages department parts and tool inventories by researching costs, designing inventory systems, determining inventory levels, anticipating needed supplies, and placing orders. 
Complete work orders on all repairs detailing parts, work completed, and time spent on repairs.
Manages expenses by studying historical data, anticipating needs, and researching costs. 
Welding repair as needed
Maintains shop appearance by disposing of trash, putting away supplies/tools, sweeping, etc… 
Fill out and complete a daily checklist including preventive maintenance items.
Complies with all applicable safety rules and policies. 


Assist the other crews with maintenance issues when needed (Feeding, Mill, Hospital, Processing)
Other tasks or duties as required


Knowledge of vehicle mechanics and heavy equipment including diesel engines. 
Basic knowledge of email; Spreadsheet software and Database software. 
Valid driver’s license. 
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. 
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. 
Must be able to drive and operate equipment (trucks, loaders, tractors, etc.)
Must be responsible and trustworthy
Flexibility to work longer than normal schedule (earlier or later)
Excellent safety skills and awareness needed
Must be a team player


Machines Operated

Welding Equipment
Other Heavy Equipment

Contact Person:
Location: Boardman, OR
Application Method:
Base Pay: DOQ

Posted on December 12, 2022

Ready to start your new career?

Plan a Visit Explore Programs
Perry Tech Student
Perry Technical Institute

2011 W. Washington Ave
Yakima, WA 98903

Net Price Calculator