Thompson First Group is seeking Shop Technicians for permanent opportunities for a local client inRockford, IL.
The right candidate will have at least three years of experience working as Automotive Mechanic, Heavy Equipment Mechanic, Diesel Mechanic, Farm Equipment Mechanic or a Forklift Mechanic.
Ensure work is performed in a safe manner and in accordance with company policy, OSHA and DOT
Shop Mechanic must be able to communicate with Service Manager on problems that could result in work delay
Knowledge of Aerial Equipment
Shop Mechanic should have experience in electronics and hydraulics
Diesel and gas engine experience
Shop Mechanic should be able to diagnose and troubleshoot equipment
Have a strong mechanical aptitude
Must be dependable and report to work on time
Shop Mechanic must provide own tools
Must not have a fear of heights
Must be able to push, pull or lift up to 75 pounds
Ability to read and comprehend electrical schematic
Good communication skills
Sufficient hand tools
Prompt and consistent attendance
Paid time off
Reimbursement for steel toe boots and safety glasses
Thompson First Group is an equal opportunity employer and participates in E-Verify. All applicants will be considered for employment regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.