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Diesel Mechanic - 2nd shift

Princeton, Illinois

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

  • 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 - 2nd shift

Princeton, Illinois

Job Title

Diesel Mechanic - 2nd shift

Primary Location

Princeton, Illinois

Employee Type

Employee

Job Description

We are looking for a safety consciousDiesel Mechanic to join the team at our GROOT location in Round Lake Park, IL.

Monday-Friday shift starting around 2 pm to 10:30 pm with occasional Saturdays. Approximately 5-10 hours of overtime per week.

  • Performs repairs (including electrical and hydraulic systems) and assigned preventive maintenance services.

  • Utilizes vehicle computer electronics systems to interpret failure modes to initiate or assign repairs.

  • Conducts safety checks on vehicles and equipment.

  • Completes required paperwork utilizing fleet maintenance software program associated with repairing

    vehicles, documenting parts usage, and accounting for repair times.

  • Reviews and completes repairs identified on Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports.

  • Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with corporate and OSHA standards.

Job Requirements –

  • Valid Class B CDL with air brakes endorsement.
  • Ability to lift 50lbs repeatedly throughout the day.
  • Ability to work outside in all weather conditions.

Apply todayand Connect with Your Future!

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

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