Heavy Equipment Mechanic – North Carolina

Job Category: Full-time
Company: FB Timberline
Job Location: North Carolina

To support operational growth, FB Timberline is looking for a Heavy Equipment Mechanic to join our team. Reporting to the Fleet Manager, the Mechanic maintains, repairs and overhauls heavy vehicles and industrial equipment at our Wilson, North Carolina shop and site locations within North Carolina.



  • Perform preventative and corrective maintenance of all systems associated with work equipment (mechanical, electrical and hydraulic)
  • Conduct inspections and tests, repair or replace parts with limited resources in remote locations outdoors in all types of weather conditions
  • Evaluate parts for reuse, repair or replacement
  • Use various hand and power hand tools
  • Operates equipment such as overhead or mobile cranes and forklifts to assist in assignments
  • Diagnose equipment problems and take corrective action in order to minimize the impact on crew production
  • Adapts to new methods, processes, material and equipment
  • Prepare and submit equipment maintenance records, time sheets, etc.
  • Follows prescribed safety procedures including the use of safety clothing and equipment
  • Ensures cleanliness and organization of shop, maintenance of shop tools and equipment, loading/unloading and storage of equipment, including service trucks
  • Working on heavy duty equipment such as Excavators, Dozers and Backhoes
  • Responsible to complete all permits, paperwork, and logbooks associated with service trucks
  • Assists other Technicians as needed


Essential Requirements:

  • Self-directed, outgoing personality and a team player
  • Well organized with attention to detail
  • Service orientated with strong communication skills
  • Ability to deal effectively with others in a diverse environment
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and manage timelines effectively


Education and Experience:

  • Heavy Equipment Mechanic Certification from accredited Technical or Secondary College
  • CDL Class A required for Field Mechanics and preferred for Shop Mechanics
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • 5-8 years shop and field experience
  • Hydraulic and crane experience considered an asset


Additional Details:

  • This position is field and shop based – requiring candidates to:
    • Have and maintain a valid CDL acceptable driver’s abstract


FB Timberline offers competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefit package, matching 401K, and rewarding career opportunities!

FB Timberline is an equal opportunity employer committed to best practice recruiting and hiring, to promote gender equity and workplace diversity. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates who meet the requirements noted and who earn an invitation to interview will be contacted.


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