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Waste Connections Incorporation

Preventative Mechanic/ Lube Tech

Waste Management


Full Time

On Site


Hermiston, Oregon, United States

Sanitary Disposal, a Waste Connections site in Hermiston, OR has an immediate position open for a Preventative Mechanic/ Lube Technician to perform preventative maintenance on our fleet of 60 pieces of Equipment. Individuals with 1+ years’ experience working on heavy diesel trucks or those that have completed a Diesel Technology program are encouraged to apply.

Hours are Monday - Friday 10:00am to 6:30pm with occasional Overtime. Hourly Rate is $21.00/HR.

Responsibilities include:

  • Performs repairs and assigned preventive maintenance services.
  • Utilizes vehicle computer electronics systems to interpret failure modes to initiate or assign repairs.
  • Conducts safety checks on vehicles and equipment.
  • Completes required paperwork utilizing fleet maintenance software program associated with repairing vehicles, documenting parts usage, and accounting for repair times.
  • Reviews, completes or assigns repairs identified on Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports.
  • Performs maintenance related work as required.
  • Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with corporate and OSHA standards.
  • Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures.
  • Ability to effectively communicate needed repairs or tasks.

What we offer to you:

  • Yearly Safety Bonuses
  • Yearly Boot allowances
  • Competitive compensation
  • Performance-based career growth potential
  • Medical, dental, vision insurance plans
  • Income Protection Plans (Life Insurance, Short Term/Long Term Disability)
  • 401(k)
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Emergency Travel Assistance
  • Prepaid Legal Plan

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • 1+ year experience in heavy truck equipment maintenance and repair or completion of a diesel tech program
  • Class B CDL or the ability to obtain one within 90 days of employment.
  • Provide personal tools.
  • Proficiency in vehicle and equipment diagnosis and repair.
  • Ability to read and comprehend service and technical information.

To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at [Register to View] target="_blank">[Register to View] . Application information and additional instructions can be found once you select your position of interest.

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran)