At Rockaway, Inc. we pride ourselves on being a great place to work! We are not your typical landscape installation and maintenance company. We are a full-service landscaping business, garden center, wholesale plant and tree grower committed to providing Sustainable Landscape Solutions for our team, clients, community and environment.
We are looking for a Mechanic to maintain and service landscape equipment, as well as routine/preventative maintenance on our fleet of service trucks on an as needed basis.
- Small equipment maintenance and repair. Specifically, servicing weed eaters, trimmers, back pack blowers, and mowers.
- Inspects working mechanisms on all equipment, changes fluids and perform service as required by owner’s manuals on equipment.
- Inspects belts, blades, wheels and safety devices on a scheduled basis.
- Preventative maintenance of company trucks- oil changes, tire rotation, tune ups. If major repair needed, schedule service with off-site mechanic.
- Informs foremen and manager of major repairs, and incidence of operator misuse and abuse of equipment.
- Responsible for purchasing parts, lubricants, tools, and needed supplies for company trucks and equipment.
- Performs all repairs in a timely professional manner.
- Determine what caused the original problem and take necessary action to try and prevent a reoccurrence.
- Maintain an organized and neat work area.
- Performs work per company safety standards.
- Other duties as assigned.
- At least two years’ experience servicing small engines.
- Basic knowledge of auto engines and ability to perform routine maintenance on such as changing oil, filters and belts.
- Experience servicing 2 cycle equipment.
- Ability to sharpen blades and replace belts.
- Ability to weld.
- Basic knowledge of electrical work *wiring trailer lights*.
- Must be able to work independently.
- Work in a safe manor and abide by all company policies.
- Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs.
- Clean and valid driver’s license required.
- Must be able to pass a background check and drug screening.
Compensation is based on experience and will be extremely competitive.
We look forward to hearing from you!