Lead Mechanic - San Leandro, CA

Penhall International Corporation San Leandro, CA
The Penhall Company has an immediate opening for a Lead Mechanic in San Leandro, CA to join our team. In this position you will perform the day-to-day maintenance and repair on heavy industrial construction equipment.

Penhall has been the go-to concrete services partner for a wide-range of industries since 1957. What began as a single flat saw operation has developed into an expansive offering of concrete solutions, including concrete scanning, cutting, sawing and breaking/removal, grinding, grooving, and rumble strips. Today, Penhall is the largest U.S. supplier of concrete services. Our capabilities and expertise span across 43 locations in 21 states & Canada.

Essential Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

* Carry out corporate maintenance and repair programs, equipment safety programs, and equipment training programs. Provide technical guidance in start-up of new equipment and follow up maintenance programs

* Maintain effective equipment maintenance schedules and records on all company equipment and tools.

* Analyze parts and supply inventories to insure adequate and cost effective inventory

* Identify outside shops (machine shops, hydraulic shops, electrical specialty shops, etc.) to perform special or time effective work.

* Act as technical expert and advise personnel when to take equipment out of service due to mechanical problems

* Monitor equipment and tool warranty programs to insure warranty claims are forwarded to Equipment Manager for processing

* Assist in maintaining all corporate equipment files including inventory, repair and maintenance, etc

* Perform additional assignments as requested by supervisors


* 6 years' experience in construction equipment maintenance (such as master mechanic) with technical training in equipment repair and operation or equivalent combinations of technical training and experience

* Must possess practical knowledge of the function, operation, and maintenance of construction equipment

* Strong construction technical skills and knowledge required

* Computer/Office Machines Microsoft Work, Excel, Outlook

* English proficient in business writing and verbal communication

* Knowledge and accuracy in arithmetic important


* Pass a required pre-employment drug screen & random

* Pass a pre-employment background record (7 years) & periodical checks

* Must possess a valid driver's license and have a good driving history

* Ability to work days/nights/weekends or out of town if necessary

* Must be authorized to work in the US

* Required to adhere to all safety rules and regulations

* Must have reliable transportation

* Must have steel toe leather work boots

Penhall Company Offers:

* A full time career opportunity & competitive wages

* Affordable Medical, dental, vision & life insurance

* Vacation, holiday & sick pay

* 401K retirement play w/ company match

The Penhall Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Penhall Company encourages qualified females, minorities, veterans and disabled persons to apply.