Heavy Equipment Mechanic (CDL)

  • Professional Placement Services
  • 215 E Jackson St, Painesville, OH 44077, USA
  • Feb 17, 2020
Full time Skilled Labor

Job Description

Immediate Need for Experienced Heavy Equipment Mechanic!!!

Leadership – Troubleshooting – Motivation

 The company is an industry leader in Ohio.   We are in need of an experienced Heavy Equipment Mechanic who will attack the challenge on a daily basis.


  • Perform repair and maintenance of heavy equipment in a safe manner in compliance with all local, state, and federal regulations and company policies.
  • Service equipment per company maintenance schedules and/or from equipment daily inspection reports.
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot mechanical issues and make necessary repairs, adjustments or replacements.
  • Perform emergency repairs on breakdowns.
  • Inspect, lubricate, and service equipment.
  • Check, fill, and/or change appropriate fluids for all equipment parts and check/change filters.
  • Inspect, diagnose, and repair equipment support systems, such as electrical, hydraulic, suspension, air, and brake systems.
  • Identify and perform repairs and adjustments to various components and operating systems on the equipment or related components.
  • Ensure all safety devices on equipment are in good working order.
  • Perform routine welding repairs to equipment.
  • Maintain accurate repair orders, parts usage, and repair times through utilization of a computerized system.
  • Perform routine housekeeping duties related to materials, tools, shop, and work areas to maintain a clean and safe work area in compliance with company and OSHA standards.
  • Professional interaction with internal and external customers.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Ability to perform physical requirements of the job (prolonged physical exertions, including standing, lifting, pushing, pulling, squatting, bending, kneeling, climbing and working in awkward positions and tight areas).
  • Must be able to lift and carry weights exceeding 50 pounds.
  • Excellent mechanical aptitude of heavy equipment maintenance and repair.
  • Minimum 5 years performing repair and maintenance on heavy trucks and equipment and related components.
  • Experience using repair manuals, wiring (electrical) diagrams and schematics necessary to troubleshoot or repair equipment or component failure.
  • Advanced knowledge of heavy equipment components and systems.
  • Ability to work overtime, weekends and/or holidays.
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills to be able to communicate effectively and professionally with internal and external customers.
  • Must possess necessary tools to perform assigned tasks.
  • Familiarity with using a computer.
  • Additional skills may be required to perform additional task(s) specific to work location, department or line of business.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Legally eligible to work in the United States.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license; CDL preferred.
  • Must successfully complete pre-employment testing.
  • Must be able to read and speak the English language well enough to communicate, understand, and respond to questions, directions, traffic signs, signals, and safety training..

Please Submit Resumes To:

Email: topjobs@ppswork.com

Fax: 440-842-7143

or Call 440-842-7133