Mechanic

Mechanic

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.

Job Responsibilities

  • 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.

Job Requirements

  • 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!

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