|Date Posted||June 22, 2022|
A nursery is looking to hire a shop foreperson/field mechanic. The foreperson supervises and coordinates activities of shop mechanics engaged in the fabrication, repair and maintenance of nursery equipment. With limited supervision handles on-site repair and maintenance for assorted pieces of irrigation equipment, ranch vehicles and farming equipment. The field mechanic is expected to be able to have broken down equipment up and running with minimal delay.
1.Determines the extent of major repairs done to farm equipment, trucks, pick-ups and other vehicles.
2.Authorizes the acquisition of repair parts and supplies thru supervisors.
3.Assigns projects to subordinate shop mechanics including, but not limited to equipment servicing, repair, modification, or maintenance.
4.Discretion whether or not to personally perform major repairs, overhauls.
5.Participates personally with new equipment design and fabrication.
6.Checks final condition of equipment brought in for service, repair, or maintenance before placing equipment back into service.
7.Keeps adequate records of all services and repairs.
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