Mechanic-Heavy Equipment

Join Our Team as a Heavy Equipment Mechanic

The Schultz Group of Companies is looking for an experienced heavy equipment mechanic to join our team.

As a leader in the heavy civil construction industry, we specialize in complex and challenging infrastructure projects in transportation, water/wastewater, site development, and utilities. We are committed to a culture of safety and operate under our company’s core values and code of conduct.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintenance and Repairs: Perform quality maintenance, diagnosis, and repairs on a range of heavy construction equipment, including dozers, excavators, skid steers, and wheel loaders.
  • Electrical and Hydraulic Systems: Troubleshoot and repair electrical and hydraulic systems, engines, powertrains, and other machine components.
  • Technology Systems: Diagnose and repair technology systems using computer diagnostic tools.
  • Welding and Cutting: Utilize basic torch and welder skills for cutting, brazing, and welding during disassembly or assembly processes.
  • Data Entry: Complete electronic service reports, time entry, warranty tickets, and inspections.
  • Safety: Wear all Personal Protection Equipment (PPE), maintain a clean work area, and report safety issues and equipment damage.
  • Other Duties: Perform other tasks as needed between assignments.

Requirements:

  • Experience: Proven experience in maintaining and repairing heavy construction equipment.
  • Licenses: CDL-B with an active DOT medical card.
  • Skills: Strong problem-solving abilities, self-motivation, organizational skills, and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Attitude: Display a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors, and the general public at all times.

Location:

Your primary work location will be in our Ballston Spa shop.  There may be times when travel will be required to work on a piece of equipment on one of our job sites located within a 1.5 to 2.5-hour radius of Albany, NY.

Benefits include:

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance coverage options
  • Paid time off including holidays
  • A 401k plan with annual company contribution
  • Company funded long- and short-term disability and life insurance

Schultz Construction is an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, and individuals with disabilities.