Field Service Mechanic
Siegmund Excavation & Construction
Siegmund Excavation is now hiring for a full-time field mechanic. Successful candidates should possess a valid Class A CDL (or CDL permit) and Medical Card, have a positive attitude, be able to follow verbal and written instructions, and an ability to document the repairs performed. Work with Tier IV interim and Tier IV Final diesel engines and emissions systems is important as well as experience or ability with laptop computers to troubleshoot and diagnose necessary repairs. Experience repairing and maintaining heavy equipment and trucks in a production fleet environment is desired. Preference will be given to candidates with one or more of the following; 5 or more years of hands-on experience, formal education at a trade or secondary school, on-the-job training certificates with current employer. Duties will include routine service, repairs and maintenance on a fleet of 20 Kenworth on-highway trucks and 50 Caterpillar off-highway machines and miscellaneous support equipment. Knowledge and experience of braking, air, electrical, steering, A/C, suspension and hydraulic systems is important as well as minor fabrication and welding skills. Repairs and maintenance are generally performed in our company shop, but also take place on jobsites throughout Oregon. Work schedule is 5 days per week with 9-10 hour shifts, however Saturdays or longer shifts may be necessary in some circumstances due to seasonal restrictions, or project requirements. Siegmund Excavation provides continuing education for company mechanics and pays all training, travel, lodging, meals, etc. associated with training and education. A positive attitude towards safety and safe operations is critical as well as participation in weekly, monthly, and annual Safety meetings and trainings.