Heavy Equipment Diesel Mechanic

Position mission:
This position is responsible for the skilled work in the repair and modification of diesel and gas-powered construction equipment, heavy and light trucks, and automobiles.

Major Duties:

Diagnose mechanical defects in pickup trucks, automobiles, dump trucks, tractors, motor graders, cranes, mowers, street sweepers, forklifts, bulldozers, backhoes, loaders, excavators, and other diesel and gas- powered construction equipment
Determine extent of needed repair
Inspect used parts to determine the cause of mechanical failures and evaluate whether parts are still usable or need to be replaced
Overhaul, repair and adjust engines, standard and automatic transmissions, air and hydraulic brake systems, clutches, differentials, axles and suspension, ignition and electrical systems, computerized and electronic ignition systems, steering and control systems and generators
Perform instrumentation repair
Repair and replace tracks on bulldozers
Grind, seat and adjust values
Rebuild hydraulic pumps
Repair electronically controlled devices on power shovels and other heavy equipment
Adjust and repair loader bucket assemblies
Welding parts and equipment as needed
Use a wide variety of test equipment and shop tools
Overhaul exhaust systems
Make emergency repairs in the field
Perform routine maintenance and servicing of equipment and trucks
Change and repair tires
Additional duties as required

3 years’ experience performing duties listed above
Must have a valid drives license
Ability to use hand and power tools safely
Ability to read and understand technical service manuals
Ability to understand and follow oral and written directions
Ability to work cooperatively with others
Ability to recognize and report defects or malfunctions, upon inspection
Ability to distinguish colors, such as color-coded wires and the color of fluids
Ability to perform tasks that require manual dexterity such as welding, assembling small parts, and pouring liquids into receptacles
Ability to lift 75 pounds
Ability to reach, kneel, bend, climb, balance and get in and out of equipment safely
This employer is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Type: Full-time


401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Health insurance
Life insurance
Paid time off
Referral program
Retirement plan
Vision insurance

10 hour shift
Monday to Friday

High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Diesel Mechanic: 2 years (Required)

Driver’s License (Required)
Ability to Commute:

Topeka, KS 66618 (Required)
Work Location: In person

Apply by 06/30/2024

Compensation depends on experience/education; Negotiable.

To apply, email your resume to ToshaDuncan@brbcontractors.com or apply online at https://www.brbcontractors.com/careers

BRB Contractors
4646 NW Fielding Rd, Ste
Topeka, KS 66618
United States