Mobile Mechanic

Remote - Omaha, NE

Omaha Track Equipment, an established Omaha based company, is seeking a Mobile Mechanic to join our growing organization in the fast-paced heavy equipment industry. If you are looking to learn new skill sets and grow your career in the Maintenance of Way (MOW) industry, we have just the opportunity for you!  

Omaha Track is the innovative product and service supplier to the railroad industry-dedicated to providing excellence, quality, and value.  We are committed to remaining the industry leader by focusing on continuous growth and improvement in our 4 areas of focus:  Materials/Railroad Services/Equipment/Terminal Services

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operates out of company supplied service truck with crane 
  • Determines vehicle condition by conducting inspections & diagnostics, identifying worn & damaged parts, fluid levels, etc.
  • Performs necessary repairs and services as needed (mechanical, electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic)
  • Replace hydraulic hoses and fittings when required
  • Completes annual Hirail, Crane and DOT inspections
  • Complete scheduled PM services that will include air, oil, coolant and fuel filters and fluids
  • Make emergency repairs; at times after-hours; carry, monitor and answer company issued cellphone
  • Maintain a safe working environment and observe all safety procedures, laws, policies and rules
  • Read and understand operating manuals, service manuals, blueprints, technical drawings and schematics
  • Fabricates and repairs parts and accessories with MIG and stick welder
  • Check safety equipment on truck and/or equipment
  • Write service reports that accurately document activities for each piece of equipment or project
  • Perform assigned tasks in a timely, accurate, and efficient manner
  • Works collaboratively in a team environment with a spirit of cooperation
  • Drive to and from assigned job site daily transporting supplies and equipment

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to read, write, and speak English fluently
  • Demonstrated intermediate mechanical and basic mathematical skills
  • Effective listening skills, including the ability to interpret, document, and follow oral instructions
  • Valid driver’s license required (must not have any major driving offenses within the last three years)
  • Class A or Class B CDL preferred (must have air brake endorsement and no manual transmission restrictions) 
  •  Must be able to pass a railroad background check to obtain and maintain the credentials to work on railroad property

Work Requirements:

  • Understand and accurately interpret/follow laws, rules, regulations, and other railroad/Omaha Track guidelines
  • Establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with a diverse group
  • Ability to safely operate equipment and drive a DOT regulated vehicle
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DOT medical card, required for DOT regulated vehicle operation
  • Ability to transverse and work on uneven surfaces in an outdoor environment submit to all elements/conditions
  • Ability to change easily from one task to another (varying in nature) and deal with competing demands
  • Travel:  This position requires up to 24 consecutive days of travel per month

Comprehensive Benefits offered:

  • Quarterly Bonus Incentive Opportunity
  • $45 per diem
  • Full health benefits including medical, vision, dental
  • Company Paid Short-term Disability, Long-term Disability, and Life Insurance
  • 401(K) retirement plan with company matching
  • Paid time off
  • Stable work through all seasons with, full time work through the winter
  • Annual Company clothing store allowance and reimbursement for safety boots
  • Parental leave

We look forward to receiving your application!