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Parts and Inventory Assistant

Silverthorne, Colorado

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

Parts and Inventory Assistant

Silverthorne, Colorado

Timberline Disposal & Vail Honey Wagon, a Waste Connections company, is looking for a safety conscience Maintenance Clerk to join our GROWING team in Silverthorne & Vail Colorado. This position will have a home base in Silverthorne providing maintenance parts inventory & parts order processing to our Vail Honey Wagon & Timberline Disposal Maintenance Shops.

PAY:

  • $20.00 -$25.00 per hour.
  • Working 50-55 hours a week.
  • Every hour after 40 is paid overtime.
  • This position is eligible for *** Safety Bonuses ***
  • *** $3,000 Stay-on Bonus! ***

WHY YOU NEED TO JOIN US:

  • CULTURE:   It’s a Great place to work! We work in an environment where empowered, self-directed All-stars know what they do is important.
  • INTEGRITY: Our definition is “saying what you will do and then doing it!” We keep our promises to our customers and our employees.  

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Conduct self in an appropriate and safe manner, in accordance with District Safety policies.
  • Administer and maintain parts and supplies inventories utilizing company maintenance tracking software and other various systems.
  • Perform annual and monthly stock inventories as directed utilizing company maintenance software data entry and reconciliation.
  • Purchase and track all maintenance parts, goods and services as directed.
  • Administer and maintain company warranty program and tracking through maintenance tracking software.
  • Stocks shelves clean and maintain maintenance facility to insure a safe and orderly work area in accordance with all District / Company requirements.
  • Research parts through parts manuals, OEM, and vendor interaction.
  • Perform clerical duties as required.
  • Loading and unloading of parts and supplies from company, vendor, or delivery vehicles.
  • Operate company vehicle to pick up and deliver parts and supplies as needed.
  • Perform annual and monthly stock inventories as directed utilizing company maintenance software data entry and reconciliation.
  • Purchase and track all maintenance parts, goods and services as directed.
  • All other job-related duties as assigned.

WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL EFFORT:

  • Work environment will mostly be indoors in the shop. May be outdoors at times or on the road
  • Noise level is usually moderate.

MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to read, write, comprehend and communicate in English.
  • Basic knowledge of truck components in order to process parts inventory & order records. 

To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at https://careers.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)

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