Small Engine Mechanics Helper
Summary
Title:Small Engine Mechanics Helper
ID:1041
Department:Operations
Description
PURPOSE OF THE JOB:
The Mechanics helper’s primary role will be to perform all types of light mechanical repairs and service/maintenance work on mowers, tractors, and 2 cycle equipment.   This position is a full time hourly position and reports to the Service Manager.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:
  • Completes inspections on each piece of equipment prior to performing needed repairs or service work.  
  • Trouble shoots, diagnoses, and repairs mechanical problems on mowers, tractors and 2 cycle equipment to include bit not limited to: clutch repair/replacement, deck repair, belt replacement, transmission, light engine repair, engine replacement, hydraulic leak(s) repair, component replacements such as bearings, seals, body parts.
  • Fills out the Work order for each repair or set-up. Records parts used, fluids used, repair cause and correction, and time needed to perform repair functions
  • Completes required paperwork for maintenance reports and record keeping
  • Minimize reworks the mechanics helper will verify repairs are performed correctly.
  • Complete all daily assigned service requirements on company equipment.
  • Performs repair and maintenance on small gas and diesel engines and machine’s hydraulic systems and/or electrical systems. 
  • Performs both simple and complicated blade sharpening duties.
  • Sets up new equipment for the work crews.
  • Must obtain any needed certification required by company.
  • Perform related duties as assigned by supervisor. 
  • Must have dependable transportation to and from the job.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to work a 2pm – 10pm shift Monday thru Friday.
In addition, this position requires one or more years of related experience and/or training.  Related experience would be working with mowing equipment, in a service center or at a parts counter.

Personal Characteristics:
Personal characteristics, traits or qualities valuable for an employee working in this position include: good communication skills, strong problem solving skills, mechanically inclined, personable, able to diagnose problems from research or reading instructions, strong work ethic, well organized, strong customer service beliefs, and possesses a good attitude.
 
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