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Heavy Equipment Mechanic - Field

Altec Industries, Inc.

Location: Roanoke, VA, 24020
Type: Full-Time, Permanent, Non-Remote
Posted on: May 19, 2023
Job Description
*Why Join Altec?*
*Strong in spirit and industry knowledge, Altec mechanics are the best in the industry.*
* *If you are a career-minded equipment mechanic seeking a cleaner, smarter work environment,*
* *Or a field mechanic willing and able to repair equipment vital to our nation's infrastructure,*
* *And if you are ready to join a team of 40+ service centers and a broad network of mobile technicians,*
*Then, we want to meet you.*
Hourly rate and potential for overtime varies relative to experience and location. Job openings exist across the U.S. and Canada.
*$60,000 - $75,000*
Should the selected candidate meet the qualifications of a more experienced level in the career path, the job level may be adjusted.
*Why Altec?*
* On-demand access to technical support, direct parts, and engineering
* Ongoing training on Altec equipment
* A career with an OEM in an Essential Industry supporting utilities and telecom
* You will have a state-of-the-art company service vehicle, customer interaction, and a flexible schedule
* Competitive compensation that rewards performance
* Comprehensive benefits including affordable medical options, dental and vision care, matching 401(k), company-paid Basic Life, wellness programs, company events, paid vacation
* Potential to work overtime
Altec, family-owned since 1929, has the reach and resources of a large organization with the heart of a local firm. "More than just building equipment, we also build relationships." *Altec products and services* can be found across the U.S. and in over 100 countries around the world. Safety is a primary responsibility in everything we do as is support of the\* Altec Company Values: \*Customer First - Enjoyment of Work - Family - Financial Stability - Integrity - People are our Greatest Strength - Quality - Spiritual Development - Teamwork*The Ideal Background:*
* Experience with aerial devices, digger derricks, chippers, cranes; or construction, mining, farm equipment such as excavators, skid steers, dozers or tractors; or military heavy equipment such as the MRAP vehicle, HMEE, or tanks; aircraft and aerospace or ground support equipment (AGE/GSE) or similar
* Previous mechanic and/or equipment service experience
* Education in mechanics, electrical or hydraulic systems
*The Job:*
* Perform replacement of electrical, hydraulic, and mechanical components
* Utilize all technical support resources (such as operator, parts, and maintenance manuals, HowFactory, etc.) in troubleshooting, determining procedures, and identifying parts needed for repair
* Perform Unit Condition Inspections and Reports
* Maintain work area in a safe, clean, and orderly manner
* Perform all tasks in a manner fully consistent with Altec Safety practices and procedures
* Advise supervisors of situations that may impact a customer relationship
* Provide accurate and sufficient information on all required documents
* Demonstrate Altec Company Values
* All other duties as assigned
*The Requirements:*
* High School Diploma, state-approved High School Equivalency, or GED
* Strong interpersonal, customer service, and organizational skills
* Physical effort to move objects and tools that may weigh up to 75 pounds; frequent stooping, bending, squatting, and kneeling
* A high level of dexterity
* As needed, provide basic tools per the Altec tool policy
* Drive motor vehicles
* Develop basic computer skills with Microsoft office
* Ability to support customer by working overtime
* Advocate safety in everything we do
*Altec offers a competitive salary that rewards performance and dedication, along with a comprehensive benefits package, which includes:*
* Medical
* Dental
* Vision
* Paid Vacation and Holidays
* Retirement 401(k) Program
* Prescription Safety Glasses
* Tuition Reimbursement
* Employee Assistance and Mental Health/Substance Abuse Program
* HealthMiles Rewards Program
* Life Insurance
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $60,000.00 - $75,000.00 per year
* 401(k)
* 401(k) matching
* Dental insurance
* Employee assistance program
* Employee discount
* Flexible schedule
* Flexible spending account
* Health insurance
* Health savings account
* Life insurance
* Paid time off
* Referral program
* Retirement plan
* Tuition reimbursement
* Vision insurance
* Monday to Friday
* mechanical: 5 years (Preferred)
* hydraulics and electrical troubleshooting and repairing: 5 years (Preferred)
* driver's license (Required)
Work Location: In person
Compensation and Hours
Salary Range: $60,000.00 - $75,000.00 Year Benefits Provided: Not Available Other Benefits: Not Available Type of Job: Regular
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