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Diesel Mechanic - Portland, OR
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  Job posted:   Tue Mar 13, 2018
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Diesel Mechanic - Portland, OR
The Penhall Company has an immediate opening for a **Diesel** **Mechanic in** **Portland, OR** to join our team. In this position you will perform the day-to-day maintenance and repair on heavy industrial construction equipment.
Penhall has been the go-to concrete services partner for a wide-range of industries since 1957. What began as a single flat saw operation has developed into an expansive offering of concrete solutions, including concrete scanning, cutting, sawing and breaking/removal, grinding, grooving, and rumble strips. Today, Penhall is the largest U.S. supplier of concrete services. Our capabilities and expertise span across 43 locations in 21 states & Canada.
**Essential Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:**
* Maintain a safe working environment. Provide high quality control standards while maintaining high levels of equipment readiness.
* Troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair a variety of heavy industrial construction equipment (both diesel & gas powered).
* Carry out preventative maintenance and repair programs. Maintain effective equipment maintenance schedules and records on all company equipment and tools.
* Assist Maintenance Manager in the repair and fabrication of equipment by performing basic to advanced welding techniques (MIG, TIG, ARC).
* Analyze parts and supply stock to ensure an adequate and cost effective inventory.
* Identify and work with outside specialty shops (machine, hydraulic, electrical, etc.) to perform special or time effective work when needed.
* Act as technical expert and advise personnel when to take equipment out of service due to mechanical problems.
* Monitor equipment and tool warranty programs to insure warranty claims are forwarded to Asset Manager for processing
* Assist in maintaining all corporate equipment files including inventory, repair and maintenance, etc.
* Perform additional assignments as requested by supervisors
* 3 5 years' experience working with heavy industrial construction equipment. Familiarity with concrete construction equipment a plus. Technical training in equipment repair and operation or equivalent combination of technical training and experience will be considered.
* Previous experience working with diesel engines, electrical and hydraulic repair is a must.
* Must possess a Class A CDL.
* Diamond blade equipment service and repair a plus.
* Experienced in basic to advanced welding techniques (MIG, TIG, ARC) is a must.
* Must possess practical knowledge of the function, operation, and maintenance of construction equipment.
* Work in inclement weather in and around repair facility.
* Ability to travel up to 10% as needed.
* Ability to work both days / nights, weekends, extended hours, and overtime as needed.
* Strong construction technical skills and knowledge required
* Strong sense of urgency with a focus on quality and safety.
* Physical exertion required. Including, but not limited to, walking, standing, stooping, bending and lifting up to 90 pounds.
* Basic computer literacy working with MS Office (Excel, Word) and email a plus.
* Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing.
* Basic to intermediate arithmetic skills.
**Required: **
* Pass a required pre-employment drug screen & random
* Pass a pre-employment background record (7 years) & periodical checks
* Must possess a valid driver's license and have a good driving history
* Ability to work days/nights/weekends or out of town if necessary
* Must be authorized to work in the US
* Required to adhere to all safety rules and regulations
* Must have reliable transportation
* Must have steel toe leather work boots
**Penhall Company Offers:**
* A full time career opportunity & competitive wages
* Affordable Medical, dental, vision & life insurance
* Vacation, holiday & sick pay
* 401K retirement play w/ company match
**The Penhall Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Penhall Company encourages qualified females, minorities, veterans and disabled persons to apply.**
*Department:* 141 - Portland, OR
*Location:* Portland, OR, USA
*Employment Type:* Full Time

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