Service Mechanic

Role Summary:

Equipment Group International is seeking an experienced service mechanic for the office in South Houston TX. The primary focus of this role will be to determine, evaluate and perform necessary equipment repairs. This includes assessments, diagnostics, replacement, and repair of equipment that is rented and sold to ensure production stays on schedule. Additionally, this role supports all warehouse inventory materials and utilizes the company software to track, verify and update repair data as necessary. The individual in this role will report directly to the Service Manager and collaborate with the Inventory Manager and Sales Department to execute purchase order maintenance. This is a full-time position with a growing company.

Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED required. College degree preferred.

  • 0-2 years’ previous mechanic or tooling maintenance service experience in equipment rental and/or related field.

    • ​  Applicants with backgrounds in mechanical and/or industrial manufacturing, refinery culture, and tooling are encouraged to apply.

    • Forklift certification is a plus.

  • Dependable work transportation.

Skills & Qualifications

  • Understanding of equipment repair processes regarding heavy/medium/light-duty applications.

  • Excellent time management skills, ability to work under pressure and juggle/prioritize various tasks.

  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and have a strong mechanical aptitude.

  • Must be detailed-oriented with a focus on accuracy.

  • Must be able to learn and adapt to new equipment and proper repair procedures.

  • Self-sufficient worker that can work both individually and on a Team with minimal supervision.

  • Performs routine maintenance and repairs – disassembly, cleaning, inspection, repair and re-assembly of pneumatic, hydraulic and electric tools and equipment.

  • Use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.

  • Observe and follow all company safety rules and procedures by maintaining a clean workspace.

  • Apply mechanical theory and related knowledge to test & modify operational machinery and equipment.

  • Ensure proper documentation and paperwork is completed to full accuracy for all repairs.

  • Handling and grasping various equipment when performing repairs or maintenance by utilizing hand tools, power tools, air tools, nuts, bolts, electronic controls, and other small parts.

  • Ensures completion of work orders safely and effectively based on priority and schedules.

Duties (include, but not limited to):

Personal Growth Opportunities

  • Learning through training and experiences.

  • Teamwork to reach a common operational goal.

Working Conditions

  • Majority of work performed in a shop warehouse and outside.

  • Exposure to bright lights, extreme temperatures, loud noises, dust, gas and/or fumes.

  • The ability to work as scheduled with punctual attendance Monday to Friday, plus any additional hours/days necessary in order to meet business demands.

Physical Demands

  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 25 lbs.

  • Frequent lifting/moving by carrying, pushing, and/or pulling.

  • Ability to occasionally stand and walk for extended periods of time.

  • Ability to occasionally function in activities involving walking, bending, squatting, reaching.

  • Handling and grasping various equipment when performing repairs or maintenance by utilizing hand tools, power tools, air tools, nuts, bolts, electronic controls, and other small parts.

  • Vision – Ability to see things in proximity whether through natural or corrected vision.

  • Ability to walk and stand on concrete and uneven surfaces for at least 8 hours per day.

  • Occasional use of foot/feet to operate foot pedal on equipment to test operation.

Schedule

  • Day Shift, Monday to Friday.

  • One location. Remote work unavailable.

Benefits

  • Health/ Vision/Dental/Life Insurance

  • 401(k) & 401(k) matching

  • Paid Time-off