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A Carter Lumber Assistant Mechanic is responsible for performing daily repairs, emergency and preventative maintenance on all trucks, trailers, forklifts and other equipment. This is accomplished by diagnosing equipment issues and performing repairs in a timely and cost effective manner, ensuring our vehicles are DOT compliant. A strong belief in the mission and goals of the company are necessary to this position.
Please note; the hired mechanic needs to have his/her own tools
This is a full time position; eligible for benefits, Salary commensurate with experience
Requirements to be considered for this position:
3-5 years post qualification experience
Extensive knowledge in the repair and maintenance of Heavy diesel engines
Strong Diagnostics work background; ability to troubleshoot and accurately diagnose work
Superior time management skills, attention to detail
Exceptional verbal communication and organizational skills
Dependable, responsible team player with a positive attitude
Able to work independently in a team environment
Responsibilities of the Position:
1. Equipment Maintenance & Repair
Responsible for maintaining and repairing all trucks, trailers, forklifts and other equipment.
Diagnose mechanical problems and ensures that they are repaired in a proper and cost effective manner.
Prioritizes and sets goals based on importance of project that needs attention.
Inspects and documents the maintenance performed on equipment.
Adheres to safety requirements when operating tools and equipment.
Ensures safety functions on equipment are operating properly.
Handles material in a safe and appropriate manner.