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Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Iowa Park, Texas

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

Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Iowa Park, Texas

Due to growth and expansion we are looking to add a Heavy Equipment Mechanic to our team in Iowa Park, TX. In this position you will be doing preventative maintenance and minor repairs on our heavy equipment. You will be purchasing parts, working with outside vendors, and doing the shop paperwork. You will be doing and overseeing the work on D6 dozers, excavators, front end loaders, smaller equipment, and yard trucks.

Ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of experience as a Heavy Equipment Mechanic, strong diagnosis skills, and good computer skills.

Monday-Friday day shift with some occasional work outside those hours. This is an hourly position typically working 50-55 hour work. On top of competitive pay also offer family benefits, 401k, and vacation.

Do not stop by or call or local office. Please apply online at www.wasteconnections.com or call Eddie at 832-302-8889.

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veterans)

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