Construction equipment technicians are the highly skilled people who perform routine and preventative maintenance on the machinery that build our roads and buildings, move heavy materials of all kinds, and provide much of the infrastructure of our lives. Construction equipment mechanics keep this machinery working through their knowledge of engines and the electrical, hydraulic, and transmission systems on this equipment. They also have a working knowledge of a wide range of machinery used in the fabrication of parts for this equipment.
Qualifications for Construction Equipment Mechanic Jobs
- Verifiable work history.
- Commercial driver’s license.
- Clean driving record.
- Certification by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence.
- Certification as master medium/heavy truck mechanics.
- Certification in a specific area of heavy-duty equipment repair, such as brakes, electrical systems, or suspension and steering.
Leading Manufacturers of Construction Equipment:
Caterpillar Inc., Komatsu, Terex,
CNH Global (CASE, New Holland, Kobelco), Volvo Construction Equipment,
Deere & Company, Doosan Group (Bobcat Company), Hitachi, Bell Equipment
If you’re an employer looking for skilled, experienced, and qualified construction equipment mechanics or a construction equipment mechanic who is looking for employment, Mechanics Hub is North America’s largest action network for construction equipment mechanics and the employers who need their skills. We have the largest job board in the industry for applicants and employers choose us because we only list highly qualified and reliable candidates.