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Lead Mechanic in San Leandro, CA at Penhall Company

Date Posted: 11/5/2019

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Job Description

The Penhall Company has an immediate opening for a Lead Mechanic 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


Job Requirements


  • 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