Heavy Equipment Diesel Mechanic

Maintenance $24-$34

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Conduct routine maintenance and inspections of heavy equipment to identify and fix issues before they escalate.
  • Perform complex diagnostics to determine the causes of mechanical failures and develop appropriate repair strategies.
  • Repairs and replace damaged or worn parts in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Test mechanical equipment after repair or assembly to ensure proper performance and compliance with manufacturers' specifications.
  • Keep detailed records of services performed, parts used, and time spent on each task.
  • Collaborate with the equipment management team to schedule maintenance and repairs, minimizing downtime.
  • Stay current with the latest technologies and practices in heavy equipment repair and maintenance
  • Adhere to safety protocols and regulations at all times to ensure a safe working environment.


  • Proven work experience as a Diesel Mechanic, specifically with heavy equipment, for a minimum of 3 years.
  • At least 3 years of experience in diagnostics and troubleshooting of heavy equipment.
  • Technical certification in Diesel Mechanics, Heavy Equipment Repair, or a related field is a plus.
  • Welding knowledge is also a plus.
  • In-depth knowledge of diesel engines, hydraulic systems, electrical systems, and other components of heavy machinery.
  • Ability to read and understand technical manuals and schematics.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork abilities.
  • Ability to lift heavy objects and work in various weather conditions.
  • High School diploma or equivalent, additional technical training or certification is highly preferred.


  • Competitive Salary based on experience.
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • Retirement plan options
  • Paid time off and holidays
  • Continuous training and professional development  opportunities

Working Conditions:

  • Outdoor work in a yard environment, subject to weather conditions.
  • Must be able to stand, walk, bend, and climb on and around heavy equipment regularly.
  • Occasional weekend or overtime work may be required to meet inventory deadlines.

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement: We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Additional Info

Job Type : Full-Time

Education Level : High School

Job Postings : Heavy Equipment Diesel Mechanic Job Description.docx

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