Heavy Equipment Field Mechanic

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Job Type

Temp to Perm

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Hourly Rate

$25.00 - $40.00

Work Hours


Experience Required


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Job Description

PeopleReady Skilled Trades client is currently seeking a Full-time temp-to-hire Heavy Equipment Field Mechanic for a position in Oregon City, Oregon.


  • Diagnose and repair equipment: loaders, dozers, Excavators, and wastewater vac trucks in field locations.
  • Must be independently productive and able to work without direct supervision.
  • Typical duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to Analyzing, diagnosing, and troubleshooting equipment malfunctions or failures.
  • Must have the ability to repair, replace, and rebuild engines, transmissions, final drives, steering, clutches, cross shafts, hydraulic components, electrical systems, and air systems.
  • Background in wastewater vac trucks is a plus.
  • Responsible for a work truck. (The work truck will go home with the mechanic each day.) Will get dispatch each day from supervisor on where the Heavy Equipment will be.
  • Follow equipment maintenance according to company policies and procedures.
  • Communicate courteously and effectively with customers.
  • Diagnosing faults using testing equipment.
  • Report damaged or faulty equipment to management. Call for parts when needed.



Qualifications & Experience

  • • Always demonstrate attention to safety and detail
  • • Minimum 5 years of proven work experience as a Heavy Equipment Mechanic.
  • • Must be at least 18 years of age with a current valid Driver’s license
  • • Must be able to work Monday through Friday - Ability to work after hours if needed.
  • • Must be able to pass additional screenings including a Background check including an MVR clean driving record, and drug screening.
  • • Must be able to provide verifiable work references.
  • • Meet physical demands: Climb, lift, push, kneel, twist, and lift up to 100 lbs.

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PeopleReady Skilled Trades is a specialized division of PeopleReady, a TrueBlue company (NYSE: TBI). Since 1987, we have connected tradespeople and work across a wide range of trades, including carpentry, electrical, plumbing, welding, solar installations and more. Whether you need a single tradesperson or require a coordinated effort to dispatch skilled workers across multiple projects, we ensure you have the right people with the right tools, on-site and on time.