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Diesel Mechanic

Rocky Mountain Recycling Inc
Denver, CO
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $25 to $30 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: medical, vision, 401k, dental, life insurance,
Job Description

Rocky Mountain Recycling has been in continuous operation at the corner of 64th and Brighton Blvd. in Commerce City since 1936. We recycle all scrap metal including copper, aluminum, brass, stainless steel, zinc, aluminum cans, lead batteries, all types of iron, and steel. We process and ship directly to steel mills throughout the United States and overseas. For more information go to www.RMRscrap.com. We offer excellent medical, dental and vision benefits, 7 paid holidays, competitive PTO, 401k, low turnover, and a company that appreciates every employee's contribution!

We are currently looking for a reliable, hardworking Experienced Diesel Mechanic available to work 5 days a week Monday-Friday. This position will require over time during our busy seasons.

POSITION SUMMARY:  The responsibility of the Experienced Diesel Mechanic is to ensure that the vehicles in the fleet are maintained in a proper electro/mechanical and safe standard. Truck and heavy equipment fleet includes: Freightliner, International, Chevrolet & Ford Trucks, Ford Crew Trucks.

REPRESENTATIVE RESPONSIBILITIES: The Experienced Diesel Mechanic not only does repair work, but also diagnoses the source of a problem and then performs the necessary repairs or coordinates with operations to schedule third party repairs with outside shops. Preventative maintenance and routine repairs are the primary responsibilities of the experienced diesel mechanic. These tasks include, but are not limited to:

 

Perform preventative and unscheduled maintenance on company trucks and trailers. 

  • Repairing diesel trucks to include: electrical, transmission, engines, tires, minor body work, truck painting, hydraulics, lights, oil changes and other preventative maintenance as required
  • Work with management to develop Standardized Regular Maintenance Schedules for the RMR Fleet.
  • Mandate and Monitor all DOT Regulations associate to maintenance.
  • Troubleshoot mechanical/electrical systems.
  • Prioritize and schedule the repairs jointly/communicating with the operations department.
  • Routine oil changes, lubrication, tire changes, fluid changes, battery inspections, electrical system testing, brake inspections and replacement etc.
  • Welding skills to do minor repairs as needed
  • Repair equipment per schedule and as needed-reviewing Driver Daily Vehicle Reports.
  • Maintain tire inventory-ability to change, replace, mount and dismount tires
  • Complete required daily paperwork, maintaining maintenance logs of all repairs and maintenance performed and document parts and material usage on all equipment repairs
  • Have good knowledge of shop equipment, such as, but not limited to, brake equipment, hoists, electrical test equipment, pneumatic hand tools, etc...
  • Work independently and with other team members to complete repairs timely and safely.
  • Personal Protective Equipment is to be used where required.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area.

Purchasing Management

  • Parts Management & Procurement-work with management to control cost while maintaining adequate parts availability. Purchasing only what is required, limiting the parts inventory to an as need or utilization basis.
  • Provide savings through negotiated vendor pricing
  • Participate in the design and implementation of maintenance program and cost control

EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION, CERTIFICATION:

  • 5 years diesel mechanic experience is preferred.
  • High school diploma/GED is required.
  • Microsoft Office, Word, Excel and Outlook skills desired
  • Current DOT certifications as required

 

Required:

  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Need to provide all of your own tools and tool box. 
  • Ability to communicate with people at all levels in organization
  • Ability to work 8-9 hour shifts, afternoon-evenings
  • Ability to work well under pressure  
  • Regular attendance is an essential function of the job
  • Experience as diesel mechanic with trucks and heavy equipment in the field or accredited technical school
  • Must have developed skills in strategy based diagnostics, able to utilize diagnostic tools and computers to identify root cause and correction
  • Professional, upbeat attitude
  • Strong work ethic and ability to learn
  • ASE Certifications, knowledge of DOT standards
  • CDL License preferred

 

Summary:

The ideal Experienced Diesel Mechanic is an individual who possesses good diagnostic and repair skills. Has a good sense of priorities with repairs that are necessary to be performed. Performs their duties in a professional manner. Maintains their work area, tools and shop equipment in a clean and functional manner. Follows direction well and is capable of working well with fellow employees and management

Requirements:

-Must pass a post offer screen including a drug test, physical fit test, and a background check.

Company Description
History
Rocky Mountain Recycling, Inc. has been in continuous operation at the corner of 64th Ave. and Brighton Blvd in Commerce City since 1936. We buy and recycle all scrap metals including copper, aluminum, brass, stainless steel, zinc, aluminum cans, lead, and all types of iron and ferrous metals. Our goals are to pay a fair price while providing the highest possible level of customer satisfaction.

Our 2 major pieces of processing equipment are a two-ram Harris Baler and a Vezzani Guillotine Shear. We also operate 4 portable shears, two of which exert over 1,000 tons of shearing pressure for processing I-beams and other demolition scrap metal. We use hydraulic cranes to unload trucks, feed equipment, and load prepared recycled metals for shipment.

We serve the recycling needs of hundreds of industrial accounts throughout the front range, the plains, and mountains surrounding the Denver metropolitan area. We operate a fleet of over 30 large capacity trailers to meet the needs of the demolition industry. At Rocky Mountain Recycling, Inc. it is our people that set us apart. We have the friendliest, highly trained, group of recycling specialists in Colorado. Our commitment to customer satisfaction, safety, quality and productivity is unmatched in the Front Range.

Mission Statement
Rocky Mountain Recycling, Inc.'s mission is to provide superior service while paying the best prices. We strive to be the leading “go to” scrap metal recycler across North America. We have an exceptional service team and no job is too big or too small.

Our motto has been ‘Recycling with Integrity Since 1936' and that has not changed. We pride ourselves in offering a variety of services to fit our customers' needs and do so with the utmost integrity, efficiency, and responsibility. We work diligently to ensure that our customers' needs are met beyond their expectations whether it be commercial or retail scrapping, container services, or demolition. We achieve this without abandoning our responsible and ethical environmental standards that we value in our organization, and to our society as a whole.

We will:

Be committed to recycling with integrity
Provide superior service while paying the best prices
Provide a reliable, rewarding and meaningful recycling experience.
Provide an easy and accessible way for the public to recycle all forms of metal
Ensure that we are preserving and protecting the environment for future generations

Call Rocky Mountain Recycling, Inc. today! We have been recycling with integrity for 80 years while providing a safe working environment for our employees. 303-288-6868

Rocky Mountain Recycling Inc

Why Work Here?
Rocky Mountain Recycling has been in continuous operation at the corner of 64th and Brighton Blvd. in Commerce City since 1936.

History Rocky Mountain Recycling, Inc. has been in continuous operation at the corner of 64th Ave. and Brighton Blvd in Commerce City since 1936. We buy and recycle all scrap metals including copper, aluminum, brass, stainless steel, zinc, aluminum cans, lead, and all types of iron and ferrous metals. Our goals are to pay a fair price while providing the highest possible level of customer satisfaction. Our 2 major pieces of processing equipment are a two-ram Harris Baler and a Vezzani Guillotine Shear. We also operate 4 portable shears, two of which exert over 1,000 tons of shearing pressure for processing I-beams and other demolition scrap metal. We use hydraulic cranes to unload trucks, feed equipment, and load prepared recycled metals for shipment. We serve the recycling needs of hundreds of industrial accounts throughout the front range, the plains, and mountains surrounding the Denver metropolitan area. We operate a fleet of over 30 large capacity trailers to meet the needs of the demolition industry. At Rocky Mountain Recycling, Inc. it is our people that set us apart. We have the friendliest, highly trained, group of recycling specialists in Colorado. Our commitment to customer satisfaction, safety, quality and productivity is unmatched in the Front Range. Mission Statement Rocky Mountain Recycling, Inc.'s mission is to provide superior service while paying the best prices. We strive to be the leading “go to” scrap metal recycler across North America. We have an exceptional service team and no job is too big or too small. Our motto has been ‘Recycling with Integrity Since 1936' and that has not changed. We pride ourselves in offering a variety of services to fit our customers' needs and do so with the utmost integrity, efficiency, and responsibility. We work diligently to ensure that our customers' needs are met beyond their expectations whether it be commercial or retail scrapping, container services, or demolition. We achieve this without abandoning our responsible and ethical environmental standards that we value in our organization, and to our society as a whole. We will: Be committed to recycling with integrity Provide superior service while paying the best prices Provide a reliable, rewarding and meaningful recycling experience. Provide an easy and accessible way for the public to recycle all forms of metal Ensure that we are preserving and protecting the environment for future generations Call Rocky Mountain Recycling, Inc. today! We have been recycling with integrity for 80 years while providing a safe working environment for our employees. 303-288-6868

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