Mechanic – Heavy Equipment

Company: Miles Sand & Gravel Company
Location: Pierce County
Position Type: Full Time
Hours: Day Shift
Application Closing Date: December 31, 2019 or until filled
Compensation: DOE

Job Description:

  • Troubleshoot and repair engines, transmissions, drive train components, undercarriage, electrical systems, hydraulic systems, pneumatics, fuel systems, PLCs, heating and air conditioning, and other related items.
  • Comprehend, and apply electrical and hydraulic schematics to repair work.
  • Disassemble, clean, recondition, inspect, assemble, and test components.
  • Demonstrate the ability to use diagnostic equipment and specialty tools to troubleshoot and repair components.
  • Make field and emergency repairs as necessary.
  • Read and interpret blueprints, schematics, and service manuals.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Job Skills and Requirements:

  • Minimum 4 years of journey-level mechanical experience on yellow iron equipment.
  • Caterpillar experience preferred.
  • Welding and fabricating a plus.
  • Must possess a complete set of heavy equipment tools and a roll-a-way tool box necessary to perform the essential functions of the position.
  • Clean, insurable driving record, CDL a plus.
  • Drug free.


Company offers medical, dental and vision benefits, paid time off, holidays and retirement plan.

Email/Fax resumes to or apply in person:

Miles Sand & Gravel Company (Main Office)
400 Valley Ave NE
Puyallup, WA 98372
Fax – 253.444.0744