Avenal Landfill

Avenal , CA

Maintenance Mechanic

Avenal Landfill
Avenal, CA Full-time
Posted on February 3, 2019

Maintenance Mechanic


A position is available at Avenal Landfill in Avenal, Ca. Perform fueling, PM services, and other repairs on heavy equipment such as CAT, Volvo, John Deer. Pay $22-$30.


The Maintenance Mechanic is responsible for:

  • Mechanical repairs to all Waste Connections vehicles
  • Welding and vehicle-washing associated with duties
  • Operating vehicle in accordance with all DOT, OSHA, state, and federal requirements
  • Safety of vehicle and equipment
  • Completing vehicle documentation and all paperwork related to repair orders
  • Maintaining workspace neat and free from debris
  • Following all appropriate safety guidelines and precautions.
  • Performing other duties as assigned


Skill in:

  • General and advanced repairs of vehicles, to include light, medium, and heavy vehicles
  • Safe and efficient use and care of hand tools and other equipment involved in vehicle repair processes
  • Interpersonal interaction, positive attitude, excellent teamwork, and leadership


Ability to:

  • Quickly understand and adhere to safety requirements of this position
  • This position requires ability to read and comprehend technical manuals.


Working Conditions and Physical Requirements:

  • 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.


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


Please call Chad at: 559-381-6971

or email at:


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