Waste Connections, Inc Preventative Maintenance Mechanic in Fife, Washington

Job Title

Preventative Maintenance Mechanic

Employee Type


Requisition Primary Location

Fife, Washington

Job Description

We have an immediate position open for a Preventive Maintenance Mechanic to work on our fleet of trucks. Mechanics interested in secure, steady employment are encouraged to apply. At least 1 year of experience doing preventative maintenance on diesel trucks is preferred. The hours are 3PM-11:30PM, Monday-Friday.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Performs repairs and assigned preventive maintenance services and repairs

  • Completes required paperwork utilizing fleet maintenance software program associated with repairing vehicles, documenting parts usage, and accounting for repair times.

  • Test drive trucks after services and repairs

  • Ability to effectively communicate and understand service schedule and/or repairs

  • Perform some welding

  • Available to help mechanic with repairs as needed

  • General shop cleaning responsibilities

  • Equipment safety checks

  • Maintain and track service inventory

  • On call every other month for emergency repairs or road calls until 5:00PM

  • Communicate with drivers for issues in morning and afternoon

  • Reviews, completes or assigns repairs identified on Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports

  • Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with corporate and OSHA standards.

Qualified candidate must have:

  • 1+ years experience in heavy truck equipment maintenance and repair or completion of accredited vocational technical school.

  • Basic tool set, tool box and proper personal safety equipment as required

  • Basic computer skills and ability to learn test diagnostic laptop and software

  • Class B CDL or ability to obtain within 90 days of start of position

  • Welding experience a plus

  • Minimum of a High School diploma or GED

To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at www.wasteconnections.com . Application information and additional instructions can be found once you select your position of interest.

We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term & short term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran)

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Who We Are

Waste Connections is an integrated solid waste services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in mostly exclusive and secondary markets. Our goal is to create an environment where self-directed, empowered employees strive to consistently fulfill our constituent commitments and seek to create positive impacts through interactions with customers, communities, and fellow employees.


Waste Connections is always working to protect the health of the communities we serve, and we are grateful for the hard work and dedication that you bring to your job every day. Working here means you are a safety-minded individual who is making important contributions on a daily basis that will make a positive impact on those around you. We appreciate that you are a person of integrity who takes pride in the work you do.

Our Opportunities


People who want to gain valuable professional experience will find that Waste Connections is a fantastic place to work. You’ll enjoy the opportunity for beneficial training and professional development opportunities that can help enhance your skills and lead the way to a more promising future.


Bring your passion to succeed and you’ll quickly discover that great opportunities are all around you. At Waste Connections, you’ll thrive if you are friendly, dedicated, and prefer a work hard/play hard culture that is focused on maintaining our reputation as the premier waste services company in the markets we serve.