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Vehicle Mechanic

City:  Tacoma
State:  WA
Country/Region:  US
Description: 

$30.00 per hour and a retention bonus!

 

Are you looking for the right opportunity to grow in a company that lives its Values? We're looking for people that want to be a part of our company culture and walk the talk. We offer competitive pay, with an opportunity to grow through training and advancement.

 

Starting at PABCO Roofing in our Maintenance department means you're ready to be there for your team, are a source of expertise for our equipment, and have a steadfast commitment to safe work practices; to include the commitment to remain free of substances that could compromise your ability to work safely. This position assists with the maintenance of our Facility in a variety of tasks.

 

Here are the details:

 

  • Identifies and repairs problems with vehicles including, but not limited to: forklifts, the front-loader, mini-excavator, pallet jacks, sweepers and trailers.
  • Maintains plant vehicles with scheduled preventative maintenance practices including oil, brake, transmission and hydraulic fluid changes. 
  • Regularly greases, oils, and repairs all moving parts on vehicles.
  • Repairs small power hand tools used within vehicle maintenance department.
  • Rebuilds hydraulic components, brakes, bearings, and drive train components as needed.
  • Designs and fabricates new and existing vehicle equipment according to instructions as needed.
  • Determines if parts can be repaired or must be replaced.
  • Orders and restocks parts and supplies as needed.
  • Performs general welding and cutting.
  • Works on special projects as required.
  • Operates welders, torches, power tools, electric diagnostic equipment, lathes and any other equipment required to perform duties.
  • Be familiar with electrical systems, battery powered vehicles as well as propane and diesel engines.
  • Cleans work area and equipment.
  • Abides by all safety rules set forth by company and government regulatory agencies and ensure that hazardous conditions are reported and corrected.
  • All other special projects or tasks as assigned.
  • Identifies and repairs problems with vehicles including, but not limited to: forklifts, the front-loader, mini-excavator, pallet jacks, sweepers and trailers.
  • Maintains plant vehicles with scheduled preventative maintenance practices including oil, brake, transmission and hydraulic fluid changes. 
  • Regularly greases, oils, and repairs all moving parts on vehicles.
  • Rebuilds hydraulic components, brakes, bearings, and drive train components as needed.
  • Designs and fabricates new and existing vehicle equipment according to instructions as needed.
  • Determines if parts can be repaired or must be replaced.
  • Orders and restocks parts and supplies as needed.
  • Performs general welding and cutting.
  • Works on special projects as required.
  • Operates welders, torches, power tools, electric diagnostic equipment, lathes and any other equipment required to perform duties.
  • Be familiar with electrical systems, battery-powered vehicles as well as propane and diesel engines.
  • Cleans work area and equipment.
  • Abides by all safety rules set forth by company and government regulatory agencies and ensure that hazardous conditions are reported and corrected.

 

The work environment can include the following:

 

  • Working near moving mechanical parts.
  • Extreme heat or cold (both weather & non-weather).
  • Fumes or airborne particles
  • Vibrations
  • Exposure to loud noise
  • Uneven ground

 

This position is physically demanding and requires the following:

 

  • Frequently required to use hands to finger, handle or feel
  • Reach with hands and arms
  • Talk and listen
  • Stand, walk and sit
  • Bend at the waist
  • Lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Regular attendance is required

 

The successful candidate will have:

 

  • Expert level experience with Diesel Mechanics, battery and propane systems, and engine repair is required.
  • Welding experience required.
  • Strong troubleshooting abilities, including reading and math skills research and problem-solving day to day tasks.
  • Ability to maintain a forklift license.

 

Additional requirements are a high school diploma or equivalent, the ability to perform basic math and use a measuring tape.

PABCO® Roofing Products, a division of PABCO® Building Products, LLC, began manufacturing premium asphalt shingle in Tacoma, Washington in 1984.  PABCO® quickly earned a reputation for producing quality products and providing excellent customer service.  Our product offerings have expanded over the year, but our commitment to quality has remained and is one of our core values. 

 

PABCO offers an excellent benefits and compensation package including medical, dental, vision, 401(k), profit sharing retirement plan and wellness programs.  We are an equal opportunity employer and promote a drug free workplace.

 

We are an essential business, supporting building needs during the COVID-19 pandemic which allows our employees to enjoy better job stability and opportunities for advancement. We’ve updated our training and safety protocols to ensure all of our employees can work in a safe environment. 

 

We protect what matters.


Nearest Major Market: Tacoma