Master Level Equipment Mechanic – $35-$40/hr

at Waste Connections
Location Athens
Date Posted May 14, 2021
Category Trades & Services
Job Type Not Specified


Job Title Master Level Equipment Mechanic - $35-$40/hr Primary Location Athens, Tennessee Employee Type Employee Job Description
Meadowbranch Landfill is currently looking for a Master/Senior Heavy Equipment for our landfill in Athens, TN. Must be experienced with Tier 4 Heavy Equipment Engines - specifically Caterpillar. $35-40/hr plus overtime

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  • Perform repairs and assigned preventative maintenance services. Performs inspections, diagnosis, and repair of electrical, hydraulics, suspension, brake and air systems on vehicles and equipment.
  • Diagnose Tier 4 Heavy equipment engines, hydraulics, and all machinery.
  • Utilize vehicle computer electronic systems to interpret failure modes to initiate or assign repairs.
  • Reviews, completes, or assigns repairs identified on Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports.
  • Conducts safety checks on vehicles and equipment.
  • Performs service calls for emergency breakdowns.
  • Maintain a clean, safe work environment in compliance with corporate and OSHA standards.
  • Typical schedule is Monday-Friday, occasional Saturdays as needed.


  • Extensive physical activity. Requires strenuous physical work; heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects over 50 pounds.
  • Work environment may be indoors in a shop, or outdoors to repair trucks on the road. Usually well-lighted and ventilated. Sometimes necessary to work in awkward or tight positions and to handle greasy or dirty tools. These factors require following basic safety precautions.


  • Competitive hourly wage plus overtime ($35-40/hr plus overtime)
  • Performance-based career growth potential
  • Medical, dental, vision insurance plans
  • Income Protection Plans (Life Insurance, Short Term/Long Term Disability)
  • 401(k) with a generous company match
  • Flexible Spending Account


  • Tier 4 Caterpillar Machinery Experience

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We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement.

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veterans)