The Truck Mechanic II is responsible for maintaining and repairing farm machinery, includes but not limited to, trailers, low boys, and pumps.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assists cleaning, servicing, diagnosing large equipment such as, carton trailers, fertilizer trailers, shade trailer, sanitary unites, low boys, tillage equipment, pumps, and other equipment as needed
  • Establish and maintain an organized clean work area.
  • Diagnose systems for cause of failure or potential failure. Disassembles components and inspect parts. Reassembles components and tests machine operation. Clean, service and lubricate machinery; adjusts systems and controls without assistance.
  • Inspect parts and determine when parts are to be replaced or reused.
  • Perform minimal configuration of hydraulic and electrical systems where new systems or modifications to existing systems are required.
  • Review all repair work orders for accuracy and completeness concerning parts, materials, and labor for approval of equipment to return to service.
  • Regularly communicate with peers and supervisors regarding the status of projects and work activities
  • Complete and track work order number by writing a concise description of machine preairs and task codes and project hours. Note incomplete repairs or any other relevant observations.

Job Requirements and Qualification

  • Prior Agriculture experience is preferred.
  • Possess and maintain a valid California Driver's License.
  • This position requires that the individual work Monday through Friday, and every other Saturday. Sunday and holiday work may be required.
  • Travel may be required to our remote facilities and surrounding areas.
  • Bilingual/biliterate in English and Spanish is preferred. Ability to speak, read and write in Spanish and English without assistance is preferred.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and strong communication skills.
  • Have the willingness and ability to follow safety guidelines and work safely around and with equipment and other personnel.
  • Able to work well under pressure and meet various deadlines.
  • Must be extremely well organized and able to multitask.