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Waste Connections Landfill Heavy Equipment Mechanic offering $1,000 Bonus! in Boardman, Oregon

Job TitleLandfill Heavy Equipment Mechanic offering $1,000 Bonus!Primary LocationBoardman, OregonEmployee TypeEmployeeJob Description

We are currently hiring a LandfillHeavy Equipment Mechanic to join our team at Finley Buttes Landfill in Boardman, OR. In this position you will primarily be working on our Heavy Equipment and a variety of equipment. Heavy Equipment Mechanics interested in secure, steady employment in a family atmosphere are encouraged to apply. Monday-Friday 1st Shift, Competitive Wage DOE, along with a $1,000 Stay on Bonus.

To Chat with a Virtual Job Assistant please click on the link: https://olivia.paradox.ai/co/WasteConnections/MechanicAshley

To View a Video of our Mechanics in action Click on this link: https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/91-iuzHlO3o

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform repairs and assigned preventative maintenance services.

  • Performs inspections, diagnosis, and repair of Powertrain, electrical and hydraulic systems on heavy equipment, (Compactors, Dozers, Excavators, Motor grader, Water truck and Articulated Dump Truck)

  • Operate a Service Truck to travel from Site to Site (Finley Buttes Landfill and Occasionally Wasco County Landfill in The Dalles, OR)

  • Perform power washing on heavy equipment during routine preventative maintenance.

  • ​Complete required paperwork utilizing equipment maintenance software program associated with repairing equipment, documenting parts usage, and accounting for repair times.

  • Reviews and completes repairs identified on Daily Inspection Reports.

  • Conducts safety checks on vehicles and equipment.

  • Performs service calls for emergency breakdowns that may take place in the landfill.

  • Maintain a clean, safe work environment in compliance with corporate and OSHA standards.

  • Typical schedule is Monday-Friday 7:00-4:00Pm with Overtime and typically every other Saturday, or as needed.

​What we offer to you:

  • Yearly Safety Bonuses

  • Yearly Boot allowance

  • Monthly Tool Allowance of

  • Competitive compensation with Incentives.

  • Performance-based career growth potential

  • Medical, dental, vision insurance plans

  • Income Protection Plans (Life Insurance, Short Term/Long Term Disability)

  • 401(k)

  • Flexible Spending Account

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

  • Emergency Travel Assistance

  • Prepaid Legal Plan

WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL EFFORT:

  • Extensive physical activity. Requires strenuous physical work; heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects over 50 pounds.

  • Work environment may be indoors in a shop, or outdoors to repair equipment in the field.

  • Sometimes necessary to work in awkward or tight positions and to handle greasy or dirty tools. These factors require following basic safety precautions.

MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Minimum of 2+ years’ experience in heavy equipment maintenance and repair.

  • Must provide own personal tools.

  • Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs.

  • Welding/fabrication experience a huge plus!

To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at www.wasteconnections.com . 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".

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

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