Forbes Bros

Spokane , WA

Field Mechanic

Forbes Bros
Spokane, WA Full-time
Posted on May 14, 2019
Forbes Bros Field Mechanic POSITION OVERVIEW: Under the direction of the Fleet Manager, the Field Mechanic maintains, repairs and overhauls heavy vehicles and industrial equipment at our Powerline Construction Project Sites. RESPONSIBILITIES: *Troubleshoot, maintain and repair mechanical and hydraulic systems and components on a variety of equipment including but not limited to tractor-trailer units and large commercial vehicles. *Conduct regular preventative maintenance tasks and inspections *Assist with troubleshooting of electrical systems and components *Maintain service truck and keep stocked with tools and spare parts *Assist with the start-up and commissioning of new project sites *Responsible for maintaining the service truck log books/Tailboards/Safety paperwork *Responsible for creating and updating work orders within Viewpoint/Sent to Fleet Manager *Maintain shop tools and work area QUALIFICATIONS: *Education and Experience: *High school diploma or equivalent* *3-5 years related experience *Apprentice, Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanic Trade Certification, or Heavy-Duty Equipment Technician Red Seal Endorsement considered an asset. WORKING CONDITIONS: This position requires a commitment to travel to various projects as required. The work may be strenuous and requires frequent heavy lifting, carrying, and reaching. A 50 �¢���� 60 hour work week is typical. ADDITIONAL DETAILS: This position is field based - requiring candidates to: *Have and maintain a valid driver's license and acceptable driver's abstract *Successfully complete pre-employment drug and alcohol testing *Complete background screening and criminal record check FB Titan offers competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefit package, and rewarding career opportunities! FB Titan is an equal opportunity employer committed to best practice recruiting and hiring, to promote gender equity and workplace diversity. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates who meet the requirements noted and who earn an invitation to interview will be contacted. Tumwater, WA