Hydraulic Mechanic - Devine Hydraulics

Responsibilities in Brief:

  • Disassemble and inspect hydraulic cylinders, pumps, valves and motors
  • Repair pumps, valves, motors and cylinders as related to our business, per customer request
  • Test and inspect hydraulic pumps, valves, motors and cylinders, etc.

Overview:

A successful applicant for this position will be highly dependable, able to follow instruction closely, and have the ability to do some heavy lifting as needed. Hand tool experience, including complete tool box, is required. Prior experience is not necessary, but is a big plus. Your own basic tools are required. This is a fast paced environment where hard work and focus are important.

What We’re Looking For:

At Devine Hydraulics, Inc. (DHI), we are looking for an individual for the position of Hydraulic Technician. Working individually and, at times, in a team, the right individual will have a strong mechanical aptitude and background to disassemble and inspect, recommend process and parts to repair, enact these processes in a timely and efficient manner. We train and cross-train strong candidates in the field of hydraulic repair and assembly.

Responsibilities in Detail:

  • Disassemble and inspect hydraulic cylinders, pumps, motors and valves
  • Repair pumps, valves, motors and cylinders as related to our business, per customer request
  • Test and inspect hydraulic pumps, valves and cylinders, etc.
  • Conducts field service calls for various hydraulically-powered systems and machines for troubleshooting and repair
  • Install hydraulic components onto in-house or onsite customer equipment
  • Use measuring devices, calculators and myriad hand tools, torque tools and various other tools to service equipment
  • Perform onsite maintenance and repair to customers equipment
  • Professionally interact with customers to determine service issues
  • Provides technical support, as necessary, to all departments and customers
  • Work dutifully with Service Writer and Shop Foreman to support the efficient and accurate quoting and billing of repair & service work
  • Keep chronological records of service activity to include each service step, evaluation of system or component, parts request and installation, repairs, completions, and tests/certifications
  • Attends various safety certification classes and seminars as required
  • Shop maintenance including cleaning, organizing, trash removal, and securing valuables during non-working hours

Requirements:

  • Must be able to work closely and cooperatively with management and other employees as directed
  • Excellent mechanical aptitude
  • Good at math with analytical abilities
  • Physical stamina and strength to lift heavy (up to 50lbs) items
  • High school diploma or equivalent; completion of vocational training or an apprenticeship will be an asset
  • Experience operating fork lifts is a plus
  • Hydraulic repair experience a very big plus
  • Must be capable of learning (from text or written communications) and remembering the steps/tasks to achieve similar competent repairs in the future

Why Work for DHI:

Devine Hydraulics, Inc. is a firmly established (1983) manufacturer, service provider and distributor of hydraulic systems and components. With thousands of customers, we’ve built a business that understands the market allowing us to competitively succeed. Although we are the largest in our industry in this part of the US, we retain an entrepreneurial spirit that rewards excellence. We offer:

  • Competitive pay that grows with your ability to succeed
  • A friendly culture that is business focused, but employee driven
  • We offer health insurance, dental, vision, short-term disability, long-term disability, life insurance, paid vacations, paid holidays and more.
  • Company-sponsored trips and activities
  • First-shift with occasional overtime