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IRPT 2020 Conference: April 20-22 in Little Rock, Arkansas

Mechanic Wanted

Mechanic Wanted

J.F. Brennan Company, Inc. in La Crosse, WI is currently looking for a mechanic to join their team.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Keeps equipment available for use by completing preventive maintenance schedules; installing component and part upgrades; controlling corrosion; completing weatherization procedures
  • Corrects equipment deficiencies by removing, repairing, adjusting, overhauling, assembling, disassembling, and replacing major assemblies, sub-assemblies, and components, parts, or systems, such as, power and drive trains, electrical, air conditioning, fuel, emission, brake, steering, hydraulics; completes machine shop operations; making adjustments and alignments including bearing loads, gear tooth contact, valve mechanisms, governors, oil systems, control linkages, clutches, and traction units
  • Keeps shop equipment operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical and regulation publications
  • Enhances maintenance department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments
  • Routine maintenance by following a checklist for the inspection process
  • Ability to travel 50-75% of the time
  • Any other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Skills:

  • 2-year diesel mechanics degree required
  • Attention to detail
  • Mechanical and technical know-how: will have to break down an engine to its components and build it back up correctly. They will also have to use complex computers and diagnostics to analyze on-board computers and other systems. You should be able to use and understand an array of tools and technical equipment.
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment physical and drug screening Not applicable: activity is not applicable to this position
  • Frequently: from 30%-60% of the time
  • Constantly: more than 60% of the time
  • Occasionally: up to 30% of the time

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