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Heavy Equipment Lube Mechanic

Job Summary

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


  • Services and performs minor repairs on gas and diesel heavy equipment such as scrapers, excavators, dozers, haul trucks, wheel loaders, water and lube trucks and pick-ups
  • Installs, removes, maintains and inspects equipment
  • Performs diagnostics, welding and fabrication as needed
  • Checks and fills fluid levels, service lube points and performs routine preventative maintenance
  • Maintains service, repair and maintenance records
  • Prepares work orders and orders parts in SAP
  • Maintains positive relationships with plant personnel
  • Monitors warranty and service agreements and contacting vendor reps as required
  • Performs other duties as assigned


High school diploma/GED


  • 3-5 years experience
  • Experience working in an industrial shop environment and repairing heavy mining equipment
  • Able to work effectively both independently and as part of 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: lifting up to 60 lbs., bending, stooping and stretching


  • Welding experience
  • Experience working with Visionlink 
  • SAP experience
  • Mechanics Certifications
  • CAT SIS Program experience



At CalPortland, we’re 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.  All regular full time employees may enroll in a variety of health and welfare plans including medical, dental and vision plans.  Other benefits include life insurance, disability coverage, employee assistance program, and retirement program.  The company also has a variety of voluntary benefits for employees to choose from.

Conditions of Employment

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


Heavy Equipment Lube Mechanic

Job Req ID:  6464
Job Type:  Hourly - Full-Time

Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon

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