Mechanic

Casselberry FLHolly Hill FLOpa-locka FLWarren, MIMelvindale, MI

Job Summary

Come join our family. GLE Scrap Metal has an immediate opening for a full-time mechanic. Applicants should be mechanically inclined and have a knowledge of engine repairs, heavy equipment, and Hydraulics.  

Responsibilities:

  • Day-to-day maintenance on stationary equipment, conveyors, and heavy equipment vehicles
  • Performing all aspects of diagnostics, preventative maintenance, and repairs
  • Assists senior mechanics
  • Ability to repair and maintain mechanical equipment such as engines, motors, conveyor systems, production machines, and equipment
  • Organized attention to detail
  • Ability to identify repairs that need to be made to equipment
  • Rebuild/overhaul truck engines and transmissions
  • Document troubleshooting, preventative maintenance and repair activities
  • Communicate and coordinate tasks with Management
  • Perform preventative maintenance such as changing oil, gear lubes, brake repair/replacement and clutch repair/replacement
  • Utilizes vehicle computer electronics systems to interpret failure modes to initiate or assign repairs
  • Estimates costs on vehicle repairs and requisitions new parts
  • Conducts safety checks on vehicles
  • Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with Corporate/OSHA Standards and performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of experience as a heavy equipment operator
  • Strong mechanical skills
  • 5+ years of experience in Diesel Mechanic
  • Must be able to pass a background check and drug screening

Skills:

  • Strong work ethic
  • Willingness to travel required
  • Highly dependable
  • Self-motivated