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Waste Connections Mechanic Helper in Aberdeen, Washington

Job TitleMechanic HelperPrimary LocationAberdeen, WashingtonEmployee TypeEmployeeJob Description

The Position:

We are looking for a Mechanic Helper to join the team at our Hauling location in Aberdeen, WA. This is a union position with union pay scale, benefits, and pension plan. This is a Monday-Friday swing shift from 11AM - 7:30PM. Previous waste experience would be a huge plus!

Responsibilities include:

• Performing repairs and assigned preventive maintenance services.

• Performing inspections, diagnosis and repair of electrical, hydraulic, suspension, brake and air systems on vehicles and equipment.

• Utilizes vehicle computer electronics systems to interpret failure modes to initiate or assign repairs.

• Conducting safety checks on vehicles and equipment.

• Completing required paperwork utilizing fleet maintenance software program associated with repairing vehicles, documenting parts usage, and accounting for repair times.

• Reviews, completes or assigns repairs identified on Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports.

• Performs maintenance related work as required.

• Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with corporate and OSHA standards.

• Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures.

• Ability to effectively communicate needed repairs or tasks.

Ideal Candidate will possess:

• 1 year of experience in heavy truck equipment maintenance and repair preferred; or completion of accredited vocational technical school program.

• CDL preferred (required to obtain in first 90 days of employment).

• Provide personal tools.

• Welding experience a plus

• Proficiency in vehicle and equipment diagnosis and repair.

• Ability to read and comprehend service and technical information.

To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at . Application information and additional instructions can be found once you select your position of interest.

This is a union position with union benefits and pay structure.

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran)