Hydraulic/Diesel Mechanic

  • Express Employment - CO | FL | GA | HI
  • Port St Lucie, FL, USA
  • Jan 14, 2018

Job Description

Salary: $18-24
Express Employment Professionals, the nation's fastest growing professional level staffing provider, seeks an experienced Hydraulic/Diesel Mechanic. Job Description
  • Assists in the diagnostic and troubleshooting of various mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and electronic problems that may be experienced
  • Performs as a working mechanic as the workload dictates, under possibly adverse weather conditions
  • Assists the maintenance clerk in maintaining an inventory of critical parts that may be needed
  • Advises the Lead Mechanic Foreman and Maintenance Manager as to the overall condition of the fleet
  • Advises the Lead Mechanic Foreman and Maintenance Manager of needed repair and diagnostic equipment needed to properly maintain the fleet
  • Communicates daily with department employees via phone and two-way radios
  • Assures that all maintenance and repairs performed are accomplished in a sage manner and follow OSHA guidelines
  • Repairs, overhauls, maintains and services fuel injection systems, exhaust systems, cooling systems, air conditioning systems, lubrication systems, and engine control systems
  • Follows checklists to ensure all important parts are examined, including belts, hoses, steering systems, spark plugs, brake and fuel systems, wheel bearings, and other potentially troublesome areas.
  • Repair and service air conditioning, heating, engine-cooling, and electrical systems
  • Completes preventative maintenance inspections and repairs
  • Performs other duties and special projects as assigned

Job Requirements
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Must possess a class B driver's license valid in the state you are applying in and the ability to safely operate a motor vehicle
  • Must possess ASE certifications
  • Must have at least 3 years of experience as a heavy duty mechanic
  • Must have sufficient physical ability to work in a variety of positions, some of which may be awkward and tiring, to accomplish repairs under all weather conditions
  • Knowledge of occupational hazards and necessary safety precautions
  • Possess temperament to effectively deal with employees or the public, who may be irate or unreasonable at times

Express Office: Treasure Coast (Port Saint Lucie)

900 East Prima Vista Boulevard

Suite 100

Port Saint Lucie, FL 34952