Kreher's Family Egg Farm Crops Team Mechanic in Clarence, New York
The Mechanic inspects, repairs and maintains all electrical and mechanical components of vehicles and farm equipment while ensuring safety and optimum efficiency.
Diagnose, repair, and maintain diesel and gasoline engines, hydraulics, transmissions, drive trains, suspensions, brake systems, electrical, steering and cooling systems.
Safely perform inspections, maintenance, trouble shooting and repairs on farm equipment such as trucks, trailers, forklifts, skid steers, pickups, semis, tractors, combines, etc.
Disassemble and reassemble engines and other components.
Diagnose problems remotely (ex. via phone).
Weld and fabricate farm equipment components as necessary.
Record work performed on the vehicles using computer applications.
Ensure services are compliant with safety procedures.
Perform duties in diverse settings (shop and field) and adverse weather conditions.
Drive farm trucks as needed.
Assist with field work based on crop production needs.
Other duties as assigned.
Familiarity with parts and components of complex machinery and engines along with the tools to fix them.
Understand electrical and electronic equipment and able to read schematics and use electronic diagnostic equipment to troubleshoot repairs.
Attention to detail along with troubleshooting skills.
HS diploma is required.
Associates degree in Diesel Technology or related field preferred.
Mechanic experience required.
Class A licence preferred (or able to obtain within 90 days of hire).
Dental, vision, and supplemental insurances
PTO (80 hours/year)
Overtime paid over 40 hours/week
Free farm-fresh eggs each week!