Position: Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Position Summary:

Inspect, Diagnose, Repair, and Maintain heavy off-road construction equipment – including bulldozers, excavators, haul trucks, compactors, and other mobile machines – in a field environment.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Proficiently diagnose and repair system failures on off-road construction equipment, including but not limited to: engine overhauls, drivetrain repairs, electronic system repairs, undercarriage replacements, hydraulic system repairs, and other repairs as required.
  • Inspect equipment and perform preventative maintenance tasks per manufacturers specifications and company’s regimen.
  • Safely operate equipment to diagnose and test machine performance.
  • Communicate with Managers and Site Supervisors effectively regarding machine downtime and maintenance.
  • Coordinate with parts manager and vendors to acquire parts in a timely manner.
  • Maintain proper documentation of all repairs, parts, and manhours associated with repairs.
  • Safely and proficiently utilize overhead crane and rigging devices.
  • Safely utilize cutting, welding, and torching equipment – while abiding by site specific rules and regulations.
  • Possess a strong understanding of diagnostics programs.
  • Maintain organization and cleanliness of company provided service truck.
  • Inspect, maintain, and document truck and overhead crane inspections.
  • Follow all DOT regulations while operating company vehicle
Required Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Ability to pass a drug test
  • Driver’s License
  • 2 years Heavy Equipment Maintenance experience required.
Work Environment, Physical Demands, Skills & Abilities Required:
  • Must be willing to work outdoors and occasionally in adverse weather conditions.
  • Must be willing to occasionally work night shift.
  • Must be willing to work weekends when required.
  • Must be willing to work out of town in Western PA, Eastern OH, and Northern WV, when required.
  • Must be willing to travel regionally, when required.
  • Must be willing to work overtime.
  • Must be willing to wear required Personal Protective Equipment.
  • Must be willing to participate in safety training and meetings.
  • Must be willing to work as part of a team.
  • Possess ability to lift objects up to 50 lbs.
  • Possess ability to carry objects up to 50 lbs.
  • Possess ability to stand for extended periods of time.
  • Possess ability to bend, kneel, and lay for extended periods of time.
  • Possess ability to safely mount and dismount heavy equipment.
  • Possess adequate close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception.
  • Possess ability to interpret operator’s manuals.


The Penn Mechanical Group, Inc. Difference

If you’re interested in becoming part of a team where your safe, hard work is rewarded, apply today. Our employees enjoy steady work, a team environment, health and retirement benefits, along with paid holidays and vacation, travel benefits, and opportunity for advancement at one of the industry’s fastest growing service providers. Come make OUR success YOUR success!