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Job Title:  Mechanic

Site/Location:  Zachry Construction Corp

Lexington, SC, US

Date:  Sep 22, 2022
Job Description: 

About the Company

Extraordinary commitment runs deep at Zachry. Here, dedicated men and women have the opportunity to work on challenging projects alongside those who value innovation and support team efforts in all our endeavors. We take care of our team members as family, within a culture of service where we do the right thing because it is the right thing to do. Our core values are at the center of every decision we make:


Every Person Matters


Together We Can Do Great Things


This Is More Than a Job

Job Summary

A Heavy Equipment Mechanic is needed to work on our projects in the Lexington, SC area.  Zachry provides safe, secure and productive opportunities for motivated employees.

Essential Functions

  • Interpret parts and service manuals in order to properly diagnose repairs needed as well as order appropriate parts
  • Maintain accurate record keeping of all daily tasks
  • Work safely and follow all instructions related to company policies and regulatory agencies during the performance of duties
  • Perform visual inspections on equipment and provide written report of conditions and deficiencies
  • Produce clean and accurate work
  • Responsible and dependable
  • Keep work area clean


This job summary is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by individuals assigned to this position. The job summary is not intended to be an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required.

Required Skills and Experience

  • 2 plus years experience in the Heavy Equipment Maintenance industry or an educational degree in Diesel related technical courses
  • Provide own hand tools (1 ½” wrenches and sockets) and storage necessary to perform preventative maintenance on heavy equipment (larger tools supplied by Zachry)
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-motivated and capable of following directions and effectively working in a team environment
  • Ability to recognize and react to safety-related issues
  • Ability to work on Caterpillar, John Deere, Link-Belt, Manitowoc/Grove, Gomaco, and other major equipment manufacturer machinery
  • Troubleshooting and/or diagnostic skills for Engine, Transmission/Drivetrain, Hydraulic, Electrical, A/C, On-Board Computer and Electronic Control Module
  • Welding / Fabricating experience a plus
  • Computer skills a plus
  • A good attitude is a MUST
  • Flexibility and willingness to work weekends as needed


Zachry stands on a rich tradition of creativity, stability, innovation, and experience in the construction industry. Fully understanding that Zachry’s employees are the heart of our success, we foster a dynamic work environment by providing development opportunities such as training, education, and career advancement. We believe people are our greatest asset and offer a variety of training and development opportunities to promote excellence and facilitate career advancement.

Zachry offers an industry-leading benefits package for our employees and their families.

  • 401k
  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid leave
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Employee assistance program
  • and many more


Zachry Construction Corporation performs heavy civil and building work throughout the United States and relocation is sometimes required for continuous employment opportunities.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or another legally protected status.