Lube Technician

Job Summary

The Heavy Equipment Lube Tech performs preventative and minor repair and restorative maintenance on heavy industrial equipment.


CalPortland is proud to offer a comprehensive, competitive benefits package that provides health and financial support to our most important resources: our employees. Your benefits are an important part of your overall compensation at CalPortland. That’s why we give you a wide range of benefits to choose from. 

  • Medical, Dental, Vision 
  • Company-paid life/AD&D insurance
  • Paid sick/vacation/holidays
  • 401(k)
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Additional voluntary benefits 


$28.00 - $32.00/hour


  • Service and perform minor repairs on gas and diesel heavy equipment such as scrapers, excavators, dozers, haul trucks, wheel loaders, water and lube trucks, pick-ups, and other support equipment.
  • Check and fill fluids, service lube points, and perform routine preventative maintenance.
  • Maintain service, repair, and maintenance records.
  • Prepare work orders and order parts in SAP.
  • Maintain positive relationships with plant personnel.
  • Keep work area clean and orderly.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


High school diploma/GED preferred


  • Clean driving record and a valid driver’s license required.
  • Experience working in an industrial shop environment.
  • Able to work both independently and withing a team.
  • Able to operate vehicles and equipment for testing and troubleshooting before and after performing maintenance activities.
  • Able to provide own tools.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and general computer programs.
  • Physical requirements: able to lift 60 lbs., bending, stooping, and stretching regularly.


  • Welding experience.
  • Experience working with Visionlink.
  • SAP experience.
  • Mechanics' certifications.
  • CAT SIS Program experience.

Conditions of Employment

Successful candidate must submit to a post-offer pre-employment physical examination, drug/alcohol screen, and background check. Some positions require FMCSA-regulated ongoing drug and alcohol testing.




Atascadero, CA, US, 93422

Job Req ID:  11495
Job Type:  Hourly - Full-Time

Nearest Major Market: Bakersfield
Nearest Secondary Market: San Luis Obispo

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