Heavy Equipment Mechanic
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.
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
- Team Player
- Mechanically Inclined
Paid Vacation Time
401(k) with Company Match
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Emergency Travel Assistance
Prepaid Legal Plan
Scholarship Program for Kids
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Employee Relief Fund
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
We’ll rely on your skills and talents to keep our vehicles running safely and smoothly. Get an up-close look at what it’s like to be a Mechanic at Waste Connections.
Heavy Equipment Mechanic
Who Are We?
WASTE CONNECTIONS, Inc. (NYSE: WCN) is not only the best Rail services company in North America, it is also an amazing place to realize your potential, make decisions, have your voice heard, and partner with extremely hard working and passionate people! We seek servant leaders, mentors, top performers, and fun people. At Waste Connections, we value each individual’s unique background, experience, and passion to make us a great place to work.
Why you need to join us!
• Safety # 1 operating Value
• INTEGRITY: “saying what you will do and follow threw with what you say”
Always provide the best customer service experience possible
Being a Premier rail service company makes it a great place to work
Northwest Container Servicesis looking to hire a highly motivated, not afraid to get their hands dirty, Heavy Equipment Mechanic to work on a variety of lifting and construction type equipment.
Pay will depend on your skill level and experience.
To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at www.wasteconnections.com . Application information and additional instructions can be found once you select your position of interest.
We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term & short term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".
Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
Shows up to work on time every day.
Performs repairs and assigned preventive maintenance services.
Diagnosis and repair of electrical, hydraulic, Engine, transmission, suspension, differential, planetary, wet and air brakes on vehicles and equipment.
Have basic computer / electronic skills
Utilize vehicle computer electronic systems and laptop programs for repairs.
Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with corporate and OSHA standards.
A typical schedule for this position is Monday-Friday 6AM to 2:30PM.
Extensive physical activity. Requires strenuous physical work; heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects over 75 pounds.
Some overtime will be required as needed.
The ideal candidate will posses:
High school diploma or equivalent.
Have a Valid driver’s license and clean driving record.
Provide your own mechanics tools.
Ability to read, writes, comprehend and communicate service and technical information.
Minimum of 2 to 4 years of experience working with heavy equipment.