Apprentice Mechanic

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Job Detail

  • Career Level Apprentice
  • Experience 3-5 Years
  • Posting ID 22006592
  • No. of Openings 1

Job Description

Waste Management (WM), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North America. We are strongly committed to a foundation of operating excellence, professionalism and financial strength. WM serves nearly 25 million customers in residential, commercial, industrial and municipal markets throughout North America through a network of collection operations, transfer stations, landfills, recycling facilities and waste-based energy production projects.

Join our Waste Management team, the industry leader since 1971. With over 41,000 proud employees, Waste Management has the largest trucking fleet in the waste industry – over 18,000 trucks, and leads in CNG advancement with the largest fleet of class 8 Natural Gas Vehicles in North America. We offer opportunities in 48 states, the District of Columbia, and Canada.

Job Summary
Under direct supervision, assists Mechanic with basic repair and maintenance duties.

Hourly Rate: $25.96/hr – $33.38/hr (percentage of licensed mechanic rate)

Schedule: Monday to Friday (with occasional Saturdays)

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned.

  • Assists mechanics with repairs.
  • Carries tools and equipment to and from storage and working areas.
  • Performs oil changes and lubes trucks.
  • Performs PM services on trucks.
  • Performs tire changes.
  • Cleans work area, tools, and equipment.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications
The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.

Education and Experience

  • Education: 2nd, 3rd or 4th YR Apprentice enrolled in an Apprenticeship Program for Truck & Coach Mechanic
  • Experience: No previous experience is required

Work Environment
Listed below are key points regarding environmental demands and work environment of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

  • Required to use motor coordination with finger dexterity (such as keyboarding, machine operation, etc) most of the work day;
  • Required to exert physical effort in handling objects less than _ pounds rarely;
  • Required to be exposed to physical occupational risks (such as cuts, burns, exposure to toxic chemicals, etc) rarely;
  • Required to be exposed to physical environment which involves dirt, odors, noise, weather extremes or similar elements rarely;
  • Normal setting for this job is: maintenance/repair shop.

Benefits

At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability. As well as a Stock Purchase Plan, company pension, and more! Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site.

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