Ahern Rentals, Inc. Hard Down Mechanic in Elwood Hard Down and Paint, Kansas

Hard Down Mechanic

Posted Date: 04-11-18

Location: Elwood Hard Down and Paint - KS

Manage Others: No

Availability: Full Time

We are an equal opportunity employer

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Ahern Rentals is looking for a Hard Down Mechanic with thorough knowledge of power, electrical and hydraulic systems with the aptitude to perform major repairs to return our rental equipment back to inventory.

Incentive Package includes:

  • Competitive pay

  • Paid Vacation

  • Paid Holidays

  • 401k Retirement Plan

  • Benefits after the first of the month following 60 days will include: Medical, Dental, Vision & Life

  • Supplemental Insurance Options Available

  • Employee and Customer Incentive Bonus Programs

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Overhaul and repair electric and fuel system engines

  • Troubleshoot, repair and maintain heavy duty and other construction machinery

  • Assign duties to assistants

  • Inspect work to ensure repairs and replacements have been completed correctly

  • Clean equipment with pressure washer

  • Respond to service calls at customers worksites

  • Maintain cleanliness and safety of the shop and yard

  • Other duties as assigned by management

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.


  • Previous mechanical experience required

  • Must possess own tools

  • Must be able to work on several types and brands of equipment

  • Must be able to read and understand electrical & hydraulic schematics

  • Basic welding skills preferred

  • Basic computer skills preferred

  • Must be able to read, write and speak English

  • Must be able to pass drug test and background check

  • Must be able to provide Motor Vehicle Record at time of job offer (current within 15 days)