Mechanic and Shop Assistant

Mechanic Assistant/Shop Assistant

Division: Operations

Location: Brenham, Texas

Employment: Full Time

Description: Brannon Industrial Group, a leading provider in the scrap recycling and waste management solutions industry, has immediate openings for Mechanic Assistants/Shop Assistants at our Premier Metal Buyers facility in Brenham, TX.

Responsibilities: This position will perform varying duties but typically include:

  • Updates maintenance and repair logs.
  • Assists with inventory maintenance of replacement parts and equipment.
  • Inspects tools and equipment to ensure that they are in working order.
  • Cleans the shop and returns tools to proper locations.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Conducts safety checks on vehicles.
  • Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures.
  • Assists senior technicians in the completion of project work.
  • Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with Corporate and OSHA standards.
  • Performs minor repairs and assigned preventive maintenance services.
  • Completes required paperwork, documenting parts usage, and accounting for repair times.
  • Assists with service calls for breakdowns.
  • Assists in the repair and adjustment of equipment.
  • Performs other maintenance related work as required.
  • Fulfilling general maintenance tasks required, all while adhering to safety policies.

Job Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift to 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to work independently.
  • Must have steel toe boots and appropriate work attire.
  • Legally eligible to work in the United States.
  • Must be able to work in the field, as needed, in varying weather conditions, including extreme heat and extreme cold.
  • Must possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to perform the physical requirements of the position.
  • Ability to use hand and power tools.
  • Exposure to gasoline vapors and other mechanics fluids.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • 1+ years of experience in heavy equipment or auto repair desirable.
  • Excellent mechanical skills.

Background Investigation:

· Social Security verification

· Criminal history verification

· Employment history verification

· Drug screenings

PLEASE NOTE: The above statements are designed to outline the functions and position requirements of this job. It does not identify all tasks that may be expected, nor address the performance standards that must be maintained.

Brannon Industrial Group is a family-owned business that offers competitive pay, insurance, 401K, profit-sharing and other benefits. Please complete this form to apply for the position of Heavy Equipment Mechanic. After clicking submit, your application will be sent to BIG. We will review your application and contact you if you meet our qualifications and needs. Thank you for your interest and for considering us as your next place of employment. The information we obtain will be valid for 60 days. Please feel free to reapply after that time frame if you haven’t received any communication from us.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Brannon Industrial Group does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin or ancestry, religion, marital status, age, veteran status or any other reason prohibited by law.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Category: Laborer Mechanic
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Brenham Texas

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