Randstad Heavy Equipment Technician in Mableton, Georgia

Heavy Equipment Technician

job details:

  • location:Mableton, GA

  • salary:$23 - $32 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, December 3, 2018

  • experience:Experienced

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:S_710297

  • questions:rachel.entrekin@randstadusa.com770/944-3675

job description

Heavy Equipment Technician

Looking for a full time diesel mechanic to work at local dealership of excavating equipment. Needs to have good diagnostic experience with both computers as well as mechanical diagnosis. We are looking for someone who can perform preventive maintenance services to engine rebuilds.

Benefits Include :

  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance Address:

  • Disability & Life Insurance

  • 401(k) and Profit Sharing Plan

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • Holidays


Dealership Experience is a plus

Inspect and maintain bulldozers, troubleshoot mechanical problems, test major components

Performs repair and maintenance of all mobile equipment; excavators, loaders, dozers, back hoes, etc.

Identifies and records any problems

Effectively implements solutions for problems

Operating and inspecting equipment to diagnose defects

Visually inspecting and listening to machines and equipment to locate cause of malfunctions

Dismantling and reassembling mobile equipment to gain access to problem area

Repairing, replacing, cleaning and lubricating parts as necessary

Repairing malfunctioning hydraulic components

Diagnosing and correcting electrical problems

Replacing malfunctioning subassemblies and components (e.g., transmissions, clutches, differentials, engines, etc.)

Welding, cutting, and fabricating of all equipment & components

Changing oil, checking and changing batteries, and performing complete lubrication tasks on equipment

Changing tires

Testing repaired equipment to ensure operating efficiency

Performing preventative maintenance

Making recommendations for equipment to be repaired

Working hours: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM



  • 3+ years Mechanics experience with heavy equipment

  • Dealership / Sales Experience is a plus

  • Must be able to read blueprints, or use electronic diagnostic equipment to troubleshoot repairs.

  • Troubleshooting Skills: Heavy equipment mechanics need to be able to look at mechanical, hydraulic and electrical systems, identify problems, and think about possible solutions.

  • Mechanical Skills: Heavy equipment mechanics will need familiarity with parts and components of complex machinery and engines, as well as the tools to fix them.

  • Attention to Detail: Some parts need to be in the exact right place, or they will not work. Being able to pay attention to the minute details of heavy equipment repair will be necessary.






Minimum five (5) years recent medium/heavy diesel maintenance experience

Counter Sales / Dealership experience a plus

Knowledge on completing PMs

Ensure cleanliness of shop and surrounding areas.

Basic computer skills

CDL license a plus

Must be able to work in extreme heat and cold temperatures

If you believe you would be a good fit, please email your resume to rachel.entrekin@randstadusa.com

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