Northeast Region

Field Mechanic

Position Summary:

The Field Mechanic is responsible for the day to day preventative maintenance and repair of all types of heavy equipment including cranes, dirt, pile driving and other heavy construction equipment.


  • Complete understanding of heavy equipment repairs and rebuild process
  • Responsible for inspection, repairs, and performing an operational pre- check before putting equipment into service
  • Repairs of the lattice boom cranes to include mobilization and de-mobilization and all aspects of the hydraulic, mechanical & electrical systems
  • Responsible for inventory control on service truck
  • Must have the ability to researching parts in manuals, complete material requisitions, follow-up on parts orders, as well as returning cores and unused parts
  • Must have open line of communication with Fleet Superintendent
  • Responsible for completing daily activity plans, identify job hazards, developing and meeting schedules
  • On-site repairs and maintenance at construction jobsite locations


  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience as a mechanic and/or a combination of technical education and mechanical experience in heavy construction equipment
  • CDL License
  • Ability to operate equipment for repair purposes
  • Able to communicate effectively with clients and others
  • Knowledge of tools and equipment used in the construction industry
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Must be able to follow all safety requirements and knowledge of safe rigging practices
  • Must be able to work easily and skillfully with hands; climb and work at heights, work in confined spaces and around water

Necessary Attributes:

  • Must possess the ability to adapt to different personalities and management styles
  • Team player and with strong interpersonal skills, dedicated and hardworking
  • Self-starter with excellent verbal and written communication skills

The Middlesex Corporation is an “Equal Opportunity Employer—Minorities, Females, Veterans and Disabled Persons”

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