Heavy Equipment Diesel Mechanic

Full Time

Oftedal Construction, Inc. is looking for a Heavy Equipment Diesel Mechanic to add to our team of shop mechanics in Casper, Wyoming.
Oftedal specializes in highway and road construction, site preparation, mine reclamation, dam and dike construction, aggregate production, construction materials hauling, railroad grade construction, concrete batching and large drain pipe and culvert installation. Oftedal offers the most competitive pay, benefits, growth opportunities and security in the heavy construction industry. Here is your chance to work for a proven industry leader supporting a consistent, proactive and accountable safety culture.
Diesel Mechanic Job Description:
Company mechanics diagnose, troubleshoot, service and repair company heavy equipment. Our mechanics regularly remove, repair, or replace components on engines, hydraulic systems, electrical systems, air systems, fuel systems, transmissions and other power train related systems.

Inspect mobile heavy equipment pinpointing operating deficiencies and excessive machine and/or component wear.
Working with hand wrenches, hammers, impact tools, torque wrenches, grinders, screwdrivers, measuring devices, overhead hoists, cranes, slings, chains, electrical testing tools, hydraulic testing tools, micrometers, gauges and a variety of other hand tools, routinely dismantle, rebuild, adjust and repair primary systems (drive train, hydraulic, fuel, air, brake, pneumatic, electrical, steering, suspension, exhaust) on mobile heavy equipment and highway-legal trucks and trailers.
Provide shop foreman time estimates, inventory of parts or special tools required to complete assigned projects.
Using an established checklist, prove all repairs and workmanship done on machines, trucks or other equipment were properly completed and the item is fully operational and prepared to mobilize for productive work.
Complete and submit accurate work orders.
Perform minor fabrication, alterations and repairs to equipment using MIG, TIG and oxygen/acetylene welding and cutting equipment.
Operate various equipment including forklifts, trucks and heavy equipment.
Exposure to construction and/or mining equipment through technical schools or on the job training as a mechanic or mechanics helper at a shop, heavy civil construction company or mine for at least five years.
Must be able to read and understand oil reference guides, cross-reference, and heavy equipment manuals.
Efficiently use a computer to access manufactures guides and service manuals. Knowledge of test equipment used to diagnose and repair equipment and electronic components.

Diesel Mechanic Requirements:

Minimum Class B, CDL license with a HAZMAT endorsement with at least 5 years clean MVR
Furnish tools.
Minimum 5 years verifiable experience diagnosing and repairing mobile heavy equipment, heavy highway trucks and trailers in shop or field setting.
Relevant manufacture and/or industry association certifications and/or degree from accredited trade school, college or university.
Pass drug tests/screening and fitness test.

Diesel Mechanic Benefits/Compensation:

Employee & Family Health/Medical/Dental (Employer Paid Premium)
Vision Insurance
Life Insurance
Long Term Disability
Short Term Disability (Aflac and/or Washington National)
Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)

Certification Reimbursement:


This Company Describes Its Culture as:

Stable — traditional, stable, strong processes
People-oriented — supportive and fairness-focused
Team-oriented — cooperative and collaborative

Shop Type:


This Job Is:

A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply

Vehicle Type:

Cars and light trucks
Heavy equipment
Heavy trucks

Work Remotely


Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $19.00 – $26.00 per hour

Dental insurance
Health insurance
Life insurance
Paid time off
Retirement plan
Vision insurance


10 hour shift
Day shift
Monday to Friday

Application Question(s):

What types of heavy equipment have you repaired?
Are you willing to undergo drug testing for pre-employment, random, post accident and reasonable suspicion?


heavy equipment repair: 5 years (Preferred)

Work Location: One locationHealth insurance

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