Capital Asphalt, Inc is looking to hire a Heavy Equipment Mechanic for their shop in Tallahassee, FL. The ideal candidate will possess a Technical Degree in Diesel Mechanics with at least 1-3 years of experience in their field. Problem solving mechanical, electrical and hydraulic problems with an array of Medium to Heavy Duty Equipment including but not limited to excavators, loaders, skid steers and pavers will be essential to succeed in this role. Technicians will be required to work both shop as well as in the field. The employer promotes continued career growth by providing ongoing training while guaranteeing stable hours for all their employees, with the ideal candidate being expected to complete all their work in a safe, professional and timely manner.
•Knowledge of small tools, gas and diesel engines
•Knowledge and experience with electrical and hydraulics
•Must have the ability to lift, push or pull 70+ pounds, climb heavy equipment, and bend, kneel and work with arms raised for prolonged periods
•Must have strong communication and listening skills
•Must have safety and compliance knowledge
•Must have ability to use hand tools and trades-type tools which require high mental and visual effort