Employment – Heavy Equip. Mechanic

Town of Van Buren Highway Department

Heavy Equipment Mechanic

A Heavy Equipment Mechanic position is available in the Van Buren Highway Dept. Qualified candidates should have at least three years of skilled experience in the following: perform routine maintenance and repair on gas and diesel engines found in loaders, tractors, excavators, skid steers, 10 wheel dump trucks, etc.  Duties will include maint and repair including transmissions, brake and exhaust, water pumps, generators, differentials electrical, hydraulics, and other sub-assemblies.  Mount and dismount plow blades, general fabrication and welding.

This position is one as a lead mechanic for heavy construction and automotive equipment.  Qualified individual should be self-motivated and able to work independently with little supervision.  Good communication skills are required in order to deal effectively with vendors.

Individual should be able to create and maintain a record-keeping system for regular PM maintenance.

Additional duties will include operating wing during snowplow operations inside/outside regular work hours.

Pay is $24.56 an hour with a generous benefit package.

Interested individuals should send resume to Doug Foster, Van Buren Highway Dept. 7895 West Dead Creek Road, Baldwinsville, NY 13027.