Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Company: Miles Sand & Gravel Company
Location: Enumclaw / Buckley, WA
Position Type: Full Time
Hours: Day Shift
Application Closing Date: July 31, 2024 or until filled
Compensation: $33.20 - $43.20

Job Description:

Tired of TRAFFIC?  Looking for a new adventure repairing and rebuilding heavy equipment (yellow iron)?  If so, then this might be the job for you!  Large, well appointed, clean and heated shop located on the edge of Enumclaw WA.  Monday to Friday day shift.


  • 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 2 years of mechanical experience and/or education 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.

This is a safety sensitive position.  Prior to employment, applicants are required to pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol screening test which includes screening for nonpsychoactive cannabis metabolites.