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Diesel Mechanic

Palestine, 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

Diesel Mechanic

Palestine, Texas

Waste Connections has an immediate opening for a Diesel Mechanic to work at our site in Palestine, TX. In this position you will be doing engine diagnostics, minor engine repairs, preventative maintenance hydraulics, and electrical work on our fleet of garbage trucks.

Monday-Friday 1 pm start time working 11+ hour shifts.

On top of great pay we offer family benefits, 401k, vacation and year round work with year round OT.

Do not stop by or call our local office. Please apply online at www.wasteconnections.com or call Lance at 360-281-9919.

Job Requirements:

  • 2+ years of experience as a heavy truck mechanic

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

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