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Light Duty Truck Mechanic

Job Summary

Must be able to repair light-duty trucks. All functions are to be performed while exhibiting and championing safe work and environmental compliance practices for the incumbent as well as co-workers.

Responsibilities
  • Engines, transmissions, clutches, rear ends, and other assemblies on diesel/gasoline motorized equipment, replacing worn or broken parts
  • Change tires, oils, and greases diesel or gasoline motorized equipment by use of hand or pressure grease guns
  • Assist garage mechanics in making repairs
  • Adjusts brakes, repairs fuel pumps, injectors, etc.
  • Performs welding, brazing, cutting, or fabricating on engine powered equipment or components
  • Maintains air conditioning units on all mobile equipment
  • Performs repairs on/troubleshoots mobile equipment electrical systems
  • Maintains work area in a clean and orderly condition
  • Performs functions of a Garage Maintenance Helper as necessary
  • Performs clean up in all areas of the facility
  • Other functions as assigned
Education

High School Diploma/GED

Requirements/Qualifications
  • Familiarity with computers
  • Ability to read, write, and verbally communicate in the English language
  • Knowledge of hazards associated with areas of responsibility
  • Ability to sit, stand, stoop, and bend for extended periods of time (up to 8 hours)
  • Walk on all types of surfaces (uneven and/or slippery ground)
  • Physical ability to climb on equipment
  • Ability to see and hear safety indicators and warnings Equal Opportunities: CalPortland is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to workforce diversity. M/F/D/V. Qualified minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply
  • Must be able to lift and carry 75lbs.
  • Must work in all weather conditions: heat, cold, wet, dry and/or dusty conditions and near hot kiln process
  • Must be able to use proper Personal Protective Equipment as required
  • Will have exposure to all levels of noise that require the use of hearing protection
  • Ability to work in surroundings that include heat, dust, vibration, heights, and confined spaces
  • Exposure to cement, clay, limestone, and various chemicals
  • Must be able to walk long distances, climb ladders, stairs, and stockpiles, stoop, and crawl under and into enclosed spaces
  • Ability to see and hear safety indicators and warnings
  • Must work in all weather conditions: heat, cold, wet, dry and/or dusty conditions and near hot kiln process
  • Will have exposure to all levels of noise that require the use of hearing protection
  • Exposure to cement, clay, limestone, and various chemicals. See MSDS for more details
  • Ability to work in surroundings that include heat, dust, vibration, heights, and confined spaces.
Compensation

$25.00 - $31.00 hourly

Benefits

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.

 

 

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Light Duty Truck Mechanic

Job Req ID:  421
Job Type:  Hourly - Full-Time


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