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Heavy Equipment Mechanic in Port Everglades at Amotec Inc.

Date Posted: 3/21/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Amotec is hiring a first shift Heavy Equipment Mechanics for our client's Port Everglades, Florida location.


Heavy Equipment Mechanic Job Description


  • Full maintenance of the company's fleet (i.e., vehicles, mules, forklifts and top loaders)
  • Inspect, analyze, test, measure, repair and perform full or partial overhauls on any of the assemblies and sub-assemblies of heavy-duty Diesel engines and gas powered equipment
  • Perform entire engine disassembly and reassembly (Inframe/Outframe) to restore engines to pristine condition
  • Determines vehicle condition by conducting inspections and diagnostic tests; identifying worn and damaged parts
  • Corrects equipment deficiencies by removing, repairing, adjusting, overhauling, assembling, disassembling, and replacing major assemblies, sub-assemblies, 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
  • Perform electric and hydraulic restoration
  • Perform routine maintenance checks on diesel engines and on fuel, brake, and transmission systems to ensure peak performance, safety, and longevity of the equipment


Heavy Equipment Mechanic Job Requirements


  • Previous experience in a related role
  • Familiarity with safety standards for heavy machinery
  • Ability to bend, lift, push or pull up to 50 pounds
  • High school diploma or GED required
  • All applicants are required to complete a background check and drug screen

Additional Information:

  • Compensation: $16.00
  • This position is for 1st shift

At Amotec, placing quality individuals with successful companies is the core focus of our business. Submit your resume here today or call Kendall at 305.598.8701 ext. 6003.