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HEAVY EQUIPMENT MECHANIC

PORTLAND METRO, OR | Temp-to-Hire

Post Date: 05/09/2018 Job ID: 18735 Industry: DIESEL MECHANIC Pay Rate: 25.92
We have a client that is seeking a Heavy Equipment Mechanic for their facility in NW Portland.
* Perform Heavy Equipment mechanic duties adhering to areas of service, quality and goals. This includes ownership for downtime and accountability for timely availability of the equipment.
* Adhere to performance and safety standards in all areas of the shop.
* Enhance service department and organization`s reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.





* Previous demonstration of successful mechanic experience
* Knowledge of both gas and diesel engines
* Must be familiar with heavy equipment repair and maintenance, including OSHA regulations
* Knowledge of Construction equipment required including transmissions, engines, fuel systems, hydraulics, brake systems (hydraulic, and pnuematic)and electrical systems
* Must have ability to read, understand, and interpret electrical and hydraulic schematics and manufacturer written service manuals
* Must be able to troubleshoot breakdowns and diagnose issues
* Strong analytical skills
* Must have strong attention to detail, and sense of urgency
* Work in extreme weather conditions
* Initiative and willingness to work overtime when needed.
* Operate vehicles and equipment used for diagnostic purposes
* Communicate effectively with manager, co-workers, and clients
* Works well independently and as a member of a team.
* Work from job information
* Log in detailed work completed
* PM All Heavy Equipment and Road Vehicles
* Retrieve needed part(s) from warehouse

Specific Job Skills:
* Must have all basic tools up to 11/4"
* Must have the ability to lift up to 75 lbs.
* 2 -- 4 years of experience
* Must be able to frequently stand, stoop, crawl, bend, reach, and climb
* Strong troubleshooting skills in pneumatics, hydraulics, 12 and 24 volt electrical systems and Diesel and Gas Engines
* Able to operate: forklifts, side loaders, mobile cranes, vehicles, small engines, drills, hand and bench grinders, torches, and hand tools
* After employment, will obtain Gunderson weld certification (stick and wire), Gunderson forklift certification, fire extinguisher license, ariel man lift and fall protection training

Required Education and/or Experience:
* Hydraulics
* Pneumatics
* Diesel Engine and Gas Engine Experience or Training

If interested, please text your name and the word JOB to 971-470-7175.

Raquel Luyten
Recruiter

Raquel joined the Madden Industrial team in 1999 as a recruiter in the Beaverton office. She graduated in 1990 from the University of Oregon, earning two bachelor’s degrees, one in Marketing and one in Management. Prior to working with Madden, Raquel was a Senior Account Manager with Kellogg’s for 6 years. At Madden, Raquel is known for having a great relationship with employees and clients, and always seeking the best service for each job order that comes through. Raquel is certified by the National Association of Personnel Services as a Certified Temporary Staffing Specialist. During her free time, Raquel and her husband are very involved with their 2 teenage children and their sports and school events. They also, enjoy time at the Oregon Coast and Sunriver, in addition to traveling to different cities and countries.
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