compensation: Based upon applicable experience employment type: full-time
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Wilson Farm, Lexington MA is adding an experienced mechanic position to our maintenance team to service tractors, farm equipment, trucks and other various equipment repairs. This is a Full Time (5-6 days/week, 45-50 hours) position.
The mechanic is responsible for prioritizing work to be performed on company owned vehicles. This includes hands-on troubleshooting, diagnosing, repairing or performing preventative maintenance checks (oil changes, tire rotations etc.) and service as scheduled on a variety of vehicles and equipment for farm operations. Additionally, the mechanic is responsible for all relationships with external vendors, suppliers and offsite equipment maintenance as needed. A working knowledge of diesel and gas engine diagnosis, repair and maintenance is required as well as an understanding of electrical, hydraulics, DOT inspections. Computer skills and some software knowledge helpful for researching repair protocols and parts.
We provide a comfortable, heated garage space and a wide range of tools and a positive work environment. Our working vehicles include: tractors, delivery vehicles, tractor trailers, farm and construction vehicles, electric jacks, forklifts, on-road vehicles and other equipment around the farm.
Collaborate with other mechanic to ensure all compliance DOT records are maintained for each applicable vehicle,
ensure that parts inventory/organization is maintained and to ensure that the work space is reasonably neat/shop cleanliness
8+ years' experience as a Diesel Mechanic
Must possess a valid CDL license
(ASE) Auto Services Excellence Diesel Certification is highly desired
Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
Safe practices within a garage setting
Excellent reading and writing skills
Ability to pass a background check and drug test
Must be over 18 years of age
Professional and cooperative personality - as daily interactions occur with a variety of co-workers and business owners. Able to handle pressured situations and situations that arise unexpectedly
The position is full time, year round and offers competitive salary based on experience and full benefits including health insurance, life insurance, paid time off, 401k plan with match. Housing may be a possibility.
We offer competitive wages and benefits which are commensurate with candidate's applicable work experience, in a friendly, customer-driven environment. All workers experience a nice employee discount in our retail store!
Wilson Farm, Inc.
10 Pleasant Street
Lexington, MA 02421
(781) 863-0469 Fax
Applications may be submitted by email as attachments.
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