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Diesel Mechanic (Night Shift)

Hobbs, New Mexico

Overview

As a member of our elite team of mechanics, you will feel like you're a part of something bigger than yourself. Our team works together towards a common goal -- keeping our fleet on the road and in good working order and making sure our drivers get home safe every night. Do you have experience working on diesel trucks or heavy equipment? Would you love working in a very stable industry for a rapidly growing company? If the answer is yes, then you're who we're looking for.

  • Full Time
  • Level: Entry to Journeyman
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Success Profile

What do you need to be a successful Mechanic at Waste Connections? Check out the top traits we’re looking for and see if you have the right mix.

  • Safety Minded
  • Problem Solver
  • Responsible
  • Team Player
  • Mechanically Inclined
  • Efficient

Benefits/Perks

  • Compensation

    Competitive Wages
    Paid Vacation Time
    Wage Increases
    401(k) with Company Match

  • Healthcare

    Medical
    Dental
    Vision
    Medical RX

  • Perks

    Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
    Emergency Travel Assistance
    Prepaid Legal Plan
    Scholarship Program for Kids
    Employee Stock Purchase Plan
    Employee Relief Fund

  • Insurance

    Life
    Short-term Disability
    Long-term Disability

Employee Quote

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Every day when I go home and I know that what I did is going to keep these drivers safe and get their job done, it just feels great.

Andrew Mechanic

Responsibilities

Diesel Mechanic (Night Shift)

Hobbs, New Mexico

R360 Environmental Solutions, a Waste Connections company, is the nation’s leading environmental oilfield waste management provider, R360 has the resources to offer superior reliability and results to customers across the country.

We are currently hiring a Night Shift Diesel Mechanic to work out of our Hobbs, NM location. In this position, you will be performing preventative maintenance, DOT inspections, as well as performing repairs on hydraulic and electrical systems.

Shift:

You will be working the night shift, Monday – Friday from 6 pm – 6 am. Based on rotation and available staff, you will potentially be on call for the weekends.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform repairs and assigned preventative maintenance services including but not limited to inspections, diagnosis, and repair of electrical, hydraulics, suspension, brake and air systems on vehicles and equipment.

  • Utilize vehicle computer electronic systems to interpret failure modes to initiate or assign repairs.

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

  • Reviews, completes, or assigns repairs identified on Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports.

  • Conducts safety checks on vehicles and equipment.

  • Performs service calls for emergency breakdowns. Class B CDL preferred or ability to obtain in the future.

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

  • Extensive physical activity preformed. 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 trucks on the road. Usually well-lighted and ventilated. Sometimes necessary to work in awkward or tight positions and to handle greasy or dirty tools. These factors require following basic safety precautions.

Requirements:

  • 1+ years of experience in heavy truck equipment maintenance and repair or completion of a diesel tech program.

  • Valid Class B or A CDL with air brakes endorsement preferred or the ability to obtain in the future.

  • Providing your own tools is preferred.

  • Ability to read and comprehend service and technical information.

What We Offer You:

  • Safety Bonuses

  • Boot allowances

  • Tool allowances

  • Competitive compensation

  • Performance-based career growth potential

  • Medical, dental, vision insurance plans

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

  • 401(k) and 401(k) matching

  • Flexible Spending Account

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

  • Emergency Travel Assistance

  • Prepaid Legal Plan

R360 Environmental Solutions is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veterans)

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