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Preventative Maintenance Mechanic - $5000 Bonus

Company: Waste Connections
Location: Tacoma
Posted on: January 24, 2023

Job Description:

We have an immediate position open for a Preventative Maintenance Mechanic to work on our fleet of garbage trucks at our LeMay Pierce County Refuse at Frederickson, WA . Mechanics interested in secure, steady employment are encouraged to apply.


  • Pay will be $27.50/hr. with a top-scale wage of $28.50/hr.and a $1.50/hr. shift differential.
  • Shift is Monday - Friday from 2:30 PM to 11 PM.
  • $5000 STAY ON BONUS 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. Welding experience a plus.
    • 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.
      • 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.

        We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term & short term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future". A link to our benefits overview can be found here:

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

Keywords: Waste Connections, Tacoma , Preventative Maintenance Mechanic - $5000 Bonus, Professions , Tacoma, Washington

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