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Heavy Field Mechanic

at Brown Brothers Asphalt & Concrete

Posted: 7/22/2020
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 2638558
Keywords: repair

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Brown Brothers 

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Since 1996 Brown Brothers Asphalt and Concrete (BBAC) has conducted business in the same way - with integrity, character, commitment, and working safely. Yet BBAC has changed with the times, adding new technology and equipment to provide the very best service and products available. The level of service BBAC provides is attributable to the teamwork of its employees. Forming partnerships with clients in order to deliver exactly what each client needs and wants - completing one successful project after another. With more than 30 years of industry experience guides BBAC operations and sets the standards for how the company does business.

A Heavy Field Mechanic is responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of vehicles and construction equipment small and large. This job requires the candidate to execute their expertise in repairing and refurbishing of all types of vehicles and equipment. Perform maintenance, diagnosis, and repairs on trucks and equipment in a safe, efficient, quality minded and customer focused manner. Perform maintenance and repair on equipment to manufacturer's guidelines to maintain the safety and reliability of the unit.

Duties, Skills, and Responsibilities:

  • All employees are required to work safely and report any injury immediately
  • Inspect, diagnose, maintain, service, and repair a variety of light, heavy and medium duty, automobiles, trucks, tractors, graders, sweepers, and small equipment such as demo saws, pumps, paving equipment; perform major and minor repairs
  • Disassemble engines or motors, and perform general overhauling; install and adjust brakes, batteries, tires, wiring, and glass; repair transmissions, differentials, carburetors, distributors, fuel pumps, steering systems, starters, generators, universal joints, hydraulic systems, high pressure pumps, and valves etc.
  • Regularly inspect equipment condition, perform preventative maintenance, and check equipment for appropriate performance
  • Prepare work orders and estimates of time and determine parts needed; requisition needed parts and materials
  • Make service calls on equipment to perform emergency repairs; conduct road tests on equipment to diagnose any malfunction
  • Analyze equipment having frequent breakdowns to determine cause; attempt to prevent future occurrences
  • Operate hand and power shop tools to perform repairs and/or fabricate machine parts or equipment; may do acetylene and electric welding, brazing or cutting of machine parts, or tempering and sharpening of tools
  • Maintain all hand and power tools in safe and efficient operating condition
  • Train employees in proper operation, safety and service of equipment
  • Regulate use of equipment in the absence of supervisory personnel, if needed
  • Responsible for shop area maintenance, safety and cleanliness
  • Perform related work as required and assigned


  • Heavy duty truck technical training or 5 years related experience
  • MUST have a current and valid commercial driver's license (Class A) with at least 2 years of driving history
  • Ability to work between the hours of 5:00am to 3pm
  • Ability to work overtime
  • Possess own hand tools up to 1.5', air tools, miscellaneous tooling needed to perform job, and a lockable tool box
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees, supervisors, managers and customers
  • Ability to produce quality work
  • Ability to work during evenings, weekends, or irregular hours will be required based on schedule
  • Must be 21 years of age or older
  • Must be able to provide legal right to work in the U.S. as BBAC participates in E-Verify
  • Must be able to pass a drug test
  • Bilingual is a plus
  • Basic mathematical skills

Physical Abilities:

  • Ability to lift 50 (+ -) pounds or be able to ask for assistance
  • Ability to twist, turn and bend continuously
  • Ability to push, pull and carry objects
  • Ability to shovel using hands, arms and back to complete task
  • Ability to carry small to large tools in and around jobsite
  • Ability to stand and kneel for long periods of time (about 90% of the time walking, standing, or kneeling)
  • Ability to perform small detailed tasks

Work environment:

  • Exposed to moving mechanical parts; fumes or airborne particles such as dust, dirt, fumes, etc
  • Ability to work in an external environment and under many weather conditions such as frigid cold, and exposure to vibration and/or loud noise
  • Employer will provide appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as needed, but will be the responsibility of the employee to dress appropriately for the weather conditions
  • Will primarily be working out on construction job sites, just be coconscious of moving equipment by us or other trades

Salary and Benefits:

  • Hourly wage based on experience
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Paid Time Off
  • Company Paid Life
  • Voluntary Life
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Company Contribution to HSA Account
  • Dependent Spending Account
  • Short Term Disability
  • Company Paid Long Term Disability
  • Supplemental Insurances through AFLAC
    • Critical illness
    • Accident
    • Health


Brown Brothers Asphalt & Concrete 


Created By
Larry Pacheco 

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We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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