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Waste Industries Mechanic in West Point, Virginia


GFL Environmental, Inc. West Point, VA Full Time

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Job Summary:

Safely operate, repair, rebuild and perform maintenance on Company owned or leased heavy duty diesel trucks and equipment including rolling stock to ensure its ability to operate safely.

Essential Functions:

  • Diagnose and repair operational difficulties with heavy duty diesel trucks and equipment.

  • Maintain and repair heavy diesel, gas and electrically operated equipment and vehicles.

  • Complete reports, work orders, order parts and perform other administrative duties as required daily.

  • Assist in the review of mechanical write-ups on equipment and coordinate repair schedule.

  • Ensure safe working conditions and compliance with all safety regulations.

  • Utilize a variety of power and hand tools and equipment.

  • Possess, provide and maintain tools necessary to perform tasks related to maintenance on heavy/hydraulic equipment.

  • Maintain a clean work area.

Education, Training, Experience and Licensing/Certification Requirements:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); technical diploma desired.

  • Minimum of one (1) year experience as a diesel mechanic.

  • Experience using diagnostic software a plus

  • Must be computer literate, have the ability to be trained on software systems and the willingness to learn.

  • Obtain a Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) within six (6) months of employment.

  • Must pass a DOT physical including drug screening.

Physical/Mental Demands:

  • Ability to stand, sit, walk, use hands and fingers, reach, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, talk, hear, climb, balance, taste, and smell.

  • Continuous concentrated mental and visual attention required.

  • Visual requirements include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

  • Frequent physical effort including handling tools and equipment required.

  • Frequently lift/push/pull up to 100 pounds.

GFL Environmental, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will make reasonable accommodations to enable employees to perform their jobs.

Recommended Skills

  • Scheduling

  • Occupational Safety And Health

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West Point, VA

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Installation - Maint - Repair, Skilled Labor - Trades, Automotive


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