Maintenance Mechanic

Maintenance Mechanic

job details:

  • location:Alvin, TX

  • salary:$17 - $18. 50 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, October 25, 2018

  • experience:Experienced

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:S_698568

  • questions:jessica. holscher@randstadusa. com281-242-6600

job description

Maintenance Mechanic

We are looking for a Mechanic who can diagnose and repair simple and complex vehicle and equipment issues, and perform routine maintenance tasks. Under limited supervision, the Mechanic position performs work of considerable difficulty in the repair and maintenance of vehicles and equipment; performs related work as assigned.

Job Benefits Include the Following:

Cigna Medical Health Insurance

Health Savings Account

Dental Insurance

Vision Insurance

Basic Life and AD&D Insurance ($20,000 - policy paid for by company)

Short-Term Disability Insurance

Aflac (Group Hospital Enhancement, Critical Illness Insurance, & Accident Insurance)

401(k) Plan with Employer Contributions

Company Paid Holidays (New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day)


-Diagnose, rebuild and repair vehicles and equipment (forklifts, trailers, tractors, mixers, diesel/gas trucks, brakes, pumps, etc.).

  • Perform inspections and preventative maintenance of vehicles and equipment.

  • Perform minor and major repairs on trucks and trailers.

  • Conduct regular preventative maintenance on trucks, including tire rotation and oil changes.

  • Maintain parts inventory and cleanliness in the shop.

  • Collaborate with repair team to diagnose problems with vehicles, equipment and machinery and plan repairs.

  • Maintain accurate records of each repair performed on vehicles, equipment and machinery.

  • Use company vehicle to run errands, make service calls and roadside repairs.

  • Read job order and test equipment to determine malfunction and plan work procedures.

  • Inspect brake systems, steering mechanisms, wheel bearings, and other important parts to ensure that they are in proper operating condition.

  • Use hand tools such as screwdrivers, pliers, wrenches, pressure gauges, and precision instruments, as well as power tools such as pneumatic wrenches, lathes, welding equipment, and jacks and hoists.

  • Adjust and reline brakes, align wheels, tighten bolts and screws, and reassemble equipment.

  • Perform routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries, and lubricating equipment and machinery.

  • Disassemble and overhaul internal combustion engines, pumps, generators, transmissions, clutches, and differential units.

  • Diagnose and repair vehicle heating and cooling systems.

  • Inspect and verify dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to factory specifications.

  • Inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using test instruments such as handheld computers, motor analyzers, chassis charts, and pressure gauges.

  • Utilizes company vehicle to run errands, make service calls, and roadside repairs.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


-Mechanic experience and knowledge in the following areas:

electrical repair

replacing starters




belts on forklifts

trailers and other equipment


No Degree Required




-2+ years' experience and/or training in vehicle/construction equipment repair and maintenance shop or any combination of education, training and experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the duties of the position.

-Must possess a valid Class C license and clean driving record.

-Ability to lift and carry 50-75+ pounds.

-Excellent reading and writing skills.

-Ability to pass a background check and drug test.

-Ability to work in non-climate controlled work environment.

-OSHA regulations require workers to be at least 18 years of age.

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