Heavy Duty Mechanic

Rupert, ID
Full Time
Experienced

Company

Probst Electric is one of North America's premier utility construction companies. Probst operates from a Headquarters in Utah and has completed projects all over the United States. Probst performs new-build, design-build, and maintenance services for both the public and private sector utilities. Probst offers construction and maintenance services in a variety of utility markets including transmission, distribution, substation, drilling, and associated electrical.

Probst Electric is a fully owned subsidiary of Quanta Services, Inc.

Probst is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. Comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and 401k available.

We offer our team members competitive pay and benefits, rewarding work, growth opportunities, and a constructive and collaborative environment to work in.

Position

Probst Electric is looking for a Heavy Truck & Equipment Mechanic to work out of Rupert, ID shop. This is a great opportunity to hone your skills and grow your career!

You will repair and maintain construction equipment, such as derricks, shovels, tractors, lo-drill, heavy trucks, excavators, and wire pulling equipment. Fabrication and welding will also be included in your duties and any other assigned tasks.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Repair and replace damaged or worn parts.
  • Dismantle and reassemble heavy equipment using hoists and hand tools.
  • Operate and inspect machines or heavy equipment to diagnose defects.
  • Test mechanical products and equipment after repair or assembly to ensure proper performance and compliance with manufacturers' specifications.
  • Clean, lubricate, and perform other routine maintenance work on equipment and vehicles.
  • Read and understand operating manuals, blueprints, and technical drawings.
  • Overhaul and test machines or equipment to ensure operating efficiency.
  • Fit bearings to adjust, repair, or overhaul mobile mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment.
  • Diagnose faults or malfunctions to determine required repairs, using engine diagnostic equipment such as computerized test equipment and calibration devices.
  • Examine parts for damage or excessive wear using micrometers and gauges.

Requirements

  • Experience with heavy truck and equipment repair and operation is required
  • Proficiency with fabrication and welding required
  • Must be willing to travel to nearby worksites to perform field maintenance.
  • Ability to work long hours and move/lift at least 50 lbs.
  • Must have a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), or be willing to obtain one within 60 days of employment
  • Valid DOT Medical Certification
  • Relevant certifications or formal education is not required but preferred
  • Pass pre-employment and random drug screenings
  • Must remain in compliance with OSHA and other Federal, State, and local safety regulations.

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