CALLING ALL EXPERIENCED DIESEL MECHANICS (48 applicants needed) - CLP Resources (Sun Valley, CA)
Posted: Friday, August 4, 2017 2:34 AM
CLP is the expert at finding rewarding construction projects and matching them to your skill, experience, and interests. As your employer, we'll: find you work, pay you well, treat you with respect, keep you working, and most importantly-keep you safe! Our employees work in commercial, industrial, and residential construction settings. CLP tradespeople are Journeymen, apprentices, and helpers in a variety of trades.
Here's what we're looking for:
Your CLP Los Angeles team is now hiring full-time Diesel Mechanics for temporary-to-hire opportunities in Sun Valley, CA
ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES OF MECHANIC
·        Diagnoses, tests and repairs vehicles and/or heavy landfill equipment including, but not limited to, powertrains and          drivetrains, as well as electrical, steering, braking, exhaust and suspension systems.
·        Diagnoses, tests and repairs refuse vehicle and transfer trailer body systems including, but not limited to,                          hydraulic, body control, electrical and body mechanical systems.&#160;
·        Diagnoses, tests, repairs and maintains processing equipment such as balers, conveyors, hoppers, electric motors            and controls, as well as maintenance shop and company facilities.
·        Performs basic fabrication work using welding equipment, torches, tools and/or machinery.
·        Orders and maintains shop parts, tools, equipment and supplies.
·        Accurately and efficiently completes paperwork and/or computer database entries relating to the work performed.
·        Acts as a lead worker by regularly instructing and directing others by assigning, reviewing and checking work.
QUALIFICATIONS- Education and Experience:
High school diploma or GED preferred.
Graduation from a formalized mechanical trade school highly desirable.
Four years of progressively responsible mechanical experience as a journeyman mechanic (or equivalent combination of education and experience).
Class A or Class B Commercial Driver’s License and medical with no air brake or automatic transmission restrictions required within 10 weeks of hire.
Candidates without valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License upon hire must possess a valid DOT medical certificate and instruction permit for a Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License with air brake endorsement prior to hire.
Experience and knowledge of DOT Out-of-Service Criteria including CHP B.I.T. Inspections and DOT compliance audits.
Waste and recycling industry experience preferred.
Experience working in a maintenance facility or related environment with vehicles, processing equipment such as: balers, conveyors, hoppers, electric motors and landfill equipment preferred.
Expert knowledge of diesel and/or compressed natural gas engines, heavy equipment mechanical components and parts, as well as fabrication tools and techniques.
Knowledge of alternating and direct current electrical controls and motor systems.
Knowledge of federal, state and local job site health and safety rules, regulations and best practices; understanding of potential job hazards.
Basic computer programs.
• Location: San Fernando Valley, Sun Valley
• Post ID: 70563729 sanfernandovalley