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Field/Shop Mechanic (Jacksonville)

compensation: hourly
employment type: full-time


We are looking for a Field/Shop Mechanic. Must know how to service all heavy equipment. John Deere Experience is preferred.

The Field/Shop Mechanic reports directly to the Shop Manager. The Field/Shop Mechanic’s primary role is to service all heavy equipment to ensure no downtime. John Deere experience preferred, but not required.

- Service heavy equipment or Diesel construction equipment including, but not limited to Engines (gas and diesel), Electrical/Brake/Cooling Systems, Transmissions (manual and automatic), Clutches, Differentials/Power dividers, PTO systems, Starters/Alternators, Refrigeration systems, Air conditioning systems (including cold and hot units), Fan clutches, Engine electronics (gas/diesel), Power steering systems, and Steering gear box (manual and power).
- Analyze malfunctions and repairs, rebuild and maintain construction equipment, such as cranes, scrapers, paving machines, motor graders, bulldozers, loaders, pump compressors and pneumatic tools
- Able to drive a one ton or larger vehicle with standard transmission.
- Operate and inspect machines or equipment to diagnose defects.
- Dismantle and reassemble equipment using hoists and hand tools.
- Replace defective engines and subassemblies such as transmissions.
- Weld broken parts and structural members.
- Examines parts for damage and/or excessive wear
- Using micrometers and gauges.
- Tests overhauled equipment to insure operating efficiently.
- May direct workers engaged in cleaning parts and assisting with assembly and disassembly of equipment.
- May perform incidental work items included within other crafts as well as related duties.
- Technical and Mechanical skills
- Clean Driving Record.
- Ability to work independently
- Must be able to read and comprehend repair manuals.
- Provide positive client relations as well as maintaining the company and industry image.
- Maintain a good attitude when representing Petticoat-Schmitt in public.
- Maintain the Petticoat-Schmitt Code of Conduct.
- Participate in a minimum of 10 hours of continuing education each calendar year.

Work Environment -The work environment characteristics described below are representative of those that a Mechanic encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
- Work is performed outdoors in all weather conditions.
- Work environment periodically exposes the employees to high levels of noise, grease, and dust that is typically associated with a construction project.
- Employee regularly works near heavy equipment and moving machinery.
- Work may involve a variety of substances commonly found on construction sites such as form oil, grease, curing compounds, gasoline, diesel fuel and ready mixed concrete.
- Is an ambassador of the company and follows our company values (A.C.T.)
o Accountability
 Put safety first – it’s our priority!
 Plan the work – prepare relentlessly
 Communicate expectations – clear, concise, consistent
 Execute the plan – be efficient and effective
 Take ownership – solve problems, no excuses

o Character
 Operate with integrity – do the right thing
 Respect others – show empathy
 Honor commitments – follow up
 Be trustworthy – do what you say
 Practice humility – no jerks allowed
o Team
 Share the vision – set and meet goals
 Develop individuals – develop the team
 Practice servant leadership – help others succeed
 Be determined – do your best for the team
 Win!

**No Agencies Please**
Petticoat-Schmitt Civil Contractors, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers
Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

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