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 Lead Maintenance Mechanic with $1,000 Bonus - Vancouver, Washington, United States

Job information
Posted by: Waste Connections, Inc. 
Hiring entity type: Utilities Oil, and Gas 
Work authorization: Not Specified for United States
Position type: Direct Hire, Full-Time 
Compensation: ******
Benefits: See below
Relocation: Not specified 
Position functions: Service/Skilled - Technician
Travel: Unspecified 
Accept candidates: from anywhere 
Languages: English - Fluent
Minimum education: See below 
Minimum years experience: See below 
Resumes accepted in: English
Cover letter: No cover letter requested
Job code: R-37908 / Latpro-3797948 
Date posted: Jun-09-2021
State, Zip: Washington, 98660


Location: 2051W-CRC West Vancouver

Job Title
Lead Maintenance Mechanic with $1,000 Bonus
Primary Location
Vancouver, Washington
Employee Type
Job Description

Waste Connections is looking to hire an experienced Lead/Supervisor Maintenance Mechanic, to join our Transfer station team in Vancouver, Washington. Previous waste experience would be a huge plus!

The Schedule will be Monday Through Friday 6:00am-2:30Pm with Occasional Overtime. Hourly Rate will be $32.00/HR with a $1,000 Stay on Bonus!

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Job Details

  • Performs repairs and assigned preventive maintenance services on a variety of Heavy Equipment, sorter Line Repair, welding, and Yellow Iron repair.
  • Talking with vendors and ordering parts.
  • Working with other mechanics on the other shifts for job assignments or work orders.
  • Helping with the maintenance budget/forecast process. 
  • Being part of the facility inspections, and an active member of the safety committee. 
  • Occasional mobile mechanic at Washougal transfer station and Triangle resources. 
  • Conducts safety checks and periodic inspections on vehicles and equipment.
  • Reviews, completes or assigns repairs identified on Operator Vehicle Inspection Reports.
  • Performs maintenance related work as required.
  • Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with corporate and OSHA standards.
  • Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures.
  • Ability to effectively communicate needed repairs or tasks
  • Rate of Pay is $32.00/HR.
  • Mostly working on the sort line. Doing Preventative Maintenance work, repairs and adjustments. There is occasionally work that needs to be done on the yellow iron. But the main focus of that shift is the sort line.

Tracking conveyor belts, changing bearings, changing head and tail pulleys, installing new belts, cutting out old slider bed pans and fabricating and welding in new slider bed pans, daily greasing and inspections


On Call Availability after hours if the site should call or need assistance.

  • Minimum 1-3 years' experience in heavy equipment maintenance and repair.
  • ASE Certifications or equivalent Welding qualified preferred, not required
  • Safety Minded and motivated; ability to work independently or alongside others
  • Knowledge of yellow iron/Heavy Equipment is required.
  • Must be able to lift 75lbs
  • Own and provide personal tools.
  • Proficiency in vehicle and equipment diagnosis and repair.
  • Ability to read and comprehend service and technical information.
  • High School or GED is required.

To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at . Application information and additional instructions can be found once you select your position of interest.

We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term & short term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran)


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