Northeast Region

Experienced Construction Mechanic

Position Summary

Under general supervision, maintains diagnoses and repairs a variety of heavy construction equipment. Responsible for ensuring duties are performed in a safe, efficient and effective manner.

Position Summary:

An experienced construction mechanic is responsible for maintaining diagnoses and repairs a variety of heavy construction equipment in a shop. Responsible for ensuring duties are performed in a safe, efficient and effective manner.


  • 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 all aspects 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 5-10 years experience as a Mechanic and/or a combination of technical education and mechanical experience required in Heavy Construction Equipment.
  • Rail equipment experience a plus
  • Must be able to obtain CDL (Clean driving record).  Existing CDL License preferred.
  • Ability to operate Equipment for repair purposes
  • Strong people skills. 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
  • Knowledge of safe rigging practices preferred
  • 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 good interpersonal skills.
  • Self-starter with good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Dedicated and hard working.

The Middlesex Corporation is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.


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