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Small Equipment Mechanic

Posted Date: 05-13-21
Location: Albuquerque - NM
Manage Others: No
Availability: Full Time

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In this ever-growing industry, we strive to find qualified individuals to join our Ahern team and to continue the Ahern Family traditions as we strive for success in new, innovative ways. 

 

Ahern Rentals is looking for a Small Equipment Mechanic to ensure the availability of small equipment in safe operating condition including diagnosing need for repairs and or replacement parts. Performing required repairs and preventative maintenance and providing written documentation of the repairs.

 

Incentive Package includes:

  • Competitive pay
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Life
  • Supplemental Insurance Options Available

 

Qualifications for Small Equipment Mechanic:

  • Mechanic must be able to work on several types and brands of equipment.
  • Should be able to read and understand electrical & hydraulic schematics.
  • Must be able to read and write at a 12th grade level.
  • Needs to have good phone communication skills.
  • Decision making and problem solving.
  • Ability to use computers.
  • Ability to think creatively.

 

Responsibilities for Small Equipment Mechanic include but not limited to:

  • Diagnose problems involving carburetors/injectors, electrical components, fault codes, and transmissions
  • Welding
  • Perform house keeping tasks
  • Perform routine maintenance, such as cleaning and oiling parts.
  • Test and inspect engines to locate problems or missing and broken parts.
  • Position engines on and bolt them to repair stands.
  • Use diagnostic instruments to test engines or parts. Use engine analyzers, voltmeters, ammeters, and other equipment.
  • Take apart engines and motors, using hand tools. Look for flaws and clean parts.
  • Repair or replace defective parts, using hand tools.
  • Grind or drill parts so they fit better. Use grinders, taps, and boring machines.
  • Reassemble and listen to engines to diagnose any problems.
  • Record repairs made, time spent, and parts used.
  • Show customers how to maintain equipment.
  • Continually update job related knowledge to provide above average performance.
  • Inspect equipment, structures, or materials.
  • Control machines and processes.
  • Operate vehicles or mechanized equipment.
  • Organize, plan, and prioritize work.
  • Work with the public.
  • Schedule work and responsibilities to be completed.
  • Estimate sizes, quantities, time, cost, or materials needed.
  • Evaluate information against quality standard requirements.
  • Process information.
  • Perform administrative tasks, including analyzing data or information.
  • Other duties or tasks may be assigned on an as-needed basis                                                       

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