Heavy Equipment Mechanic

West Point, NY
Work Type: On-Site
  • Job Category: Installation, Maintenance & Repair
  • Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
  • Clearance: Not Applicable
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Req ID: ASO02448

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Job Summary:

ASO is looking for a Heavy Equipment Mechanic to work in West Point, NY. To join our outstanding team of professionals, apply today!

Job Responsibilities:

  • Diagnoses and repairs simple and complex issues on heavy equipment, light equipment, automotive equipment and small engine equipment.

  • Performs routine maintenance tasks for our customer’s equipment.

  • Uses necessary computer diagnostics equipment to assist in diagnosing and develop a cost-effective solution.

  • The ideal applicant will have exceptional knowledge in heavy equipment and diesel engines.

  • Possesses ASE Certifications in T-2 Diesel Engines, T-4 Brakes & T-5 Steering and Suspension.

  • Services, troubleshoots malfunctions and repairs on a wide variety of equipment, ranging from bull dozers, buses, automotive, tactical army equipment to chainsaws and mowers.

  • Performs gas arc and tig welding procedures.

  • Diagnoses using different types of computer diagnostic tools and software.

  • Follows recommendations from the technical manuals; follows checklist from the service manuals and record all corrective actions properly.

  • Operates machinery safely.

  • Must maintain a safe and clean work environment.

  • Most work is done in the shop but must be capable of doing servicing/repairs on site in sometimes harsh weather conditions.

  • Must be able to work well with others.

  • Must be able to read and understand technical manuals and document findings in a legible manner.

  • Performs other task as required by Management.

  • Reports to the Maintenance Manager.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be a US Citizen.

  • Must receive a favorable background check and drug testing results.

  • 3 Years’ Experience in Heavy Equipment Operation and Mechanical Repairs.

  • 3 Years Automotive Repair.

  • 3 Years Diesel Engines Repair.

  • 2 Years Small Engine Repairs.

  • Must be able to stand, sit, bend, reach and walk for extended periods.

  • Must be able to work in all types of weather.

  • ASE T-2, T-4 & T-5 (Or must obtain within 90 days of hire).

  • Section 609 Air Conditioning.

  • Must be able to read and understand technical manuals and document findings in a legible manner.

  • Must be able to obtain within 1 year of employment CDL B With P Endorsement.

  • Must pass a Pre-Employment Physical.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Welding IAW American Welding Society (AWS) standards.

  • EVT Certified F-1- F-4 Level 2.

  • Section 608 Air Conditioning Certifications.

  • Experience in Military Operations & Procedures.

  • Experience on Military Tactical Equipment.

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