Michels Corp Heavy Equipment Mechanic-Tunneling in New Berlin, Wisconsin

Heavy Equipment Mechanic-Tunneling

Location: New Berlin, WI

Division: Michels Tunneling

Employment duration: Full time

Employee Referral Bonus: Tier 3


This position is responsible for all preventative maintenance and repairs on tunnel boring and related equipment and vehicles in the shop and field environment. Occasional travel to job sites is required.

The essential duties and responsibilities of the position include, but not limited to:

  • Maintain and promote a strong safety culture for all employees, vendors, and customers and follow all safety policies, procedures and regulations. Identify and communicate workplace hazards and correct or seek assistance in correcting unsafe actions or conditions.

  • Inspect, test and complete preventative maintenance on vehicles and heavy construction equipment.

  • Perform competent repairs of electrical, electronic, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic components of equipment and vehicles.

  • Document work performed for services and repairs into fleet software.

  • Perform welding repairs and fabrication.

  • Complete daily maintenance and cleaning of work area.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualified candidates must have at least five years of work related mechanical repair experience, preferably in the utility/infrastructure construction industry. Candidates must possess a valid driver’s license and capability to obtain a commercial driver’s license. Other qualifications include problem solving competence, ability to multi task and work in a fast paced team environment