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Brooklyn, MS

Salary: $15.00/ Hourly & Up, Depending on Experience
Date Posted: January 15, 2018
Job Type: Temporary to Hire
Job ID: 295670

Job Description

PrideStaff Hattiesburg is currently recruiting for a Heavy Equipment, Diesel and General Maintenance Mechanic


Job Duties

  • Responsible for the inspection, repair and maintenance of heavy equipment, light vehicles, farm equipment and all other machinery/ equipment
  • Responsible for troubleshooting problems involving hydraulics, electrical systems, fuel and brake lines, etc and resolving any issues
  • Responsible for building and assembling machines or mechanical components according to requirements
  • Responsible for inspecting machine, engines, transmissions, etc. and running diagnostic test to discover functionality issues
  • Responsible for performing thorough maintenance on machinery and equipment
  • Responsible for checking and applying all lubricants; replenishing fluids and components of engines and machinery components
  • Responsible for providing preventative maintenance as needed
  • Responsible for ordering and inventory of parts, chemicals and other shop items
  • Responsible for OSHA compliance
  • Responsible for general housekeeping
  • Maintain logs of work, issues, inspection sheets, parts, tools, etc.
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

  • 3 years experience as a Diesel Mechanic 
  • Certification from a vocational school or apprenticeship is a plus
  • Excellent knowledge of machinery, hydraulic, electrical and other systems and their components
  • A current resume