Equipment and Diesel Maintenance Mechanic

Asphalt Protectors


14010 Mount Anderson Street, Reno, NV 89506


$30 - $45 per hour

About Company:

Asphalt Protectors, Inc. is a highly regarded thirty-six-year-old asphalt paving & paving maintenance company for California and Nevada with a big emphasis on customer satisfaction and quality products. Some of our services include new paving, asphalt repairs, seal coating, crack filling, and line striping. Our primary clientele comprises commercial, industrial, government, and homeowner associations.

Job Description:

Asphalt Protectors seeks a construction Equipment and Diesel Maintenance Mechanic to maintain all trucks, equipment, and maintenance files. This position will have multiple responsibilities with the warehouse.

A minimum of three years of experience in diesel and equipment maintenance is required. Welding experience is a plus. A Mechanic should have patience, organization, and good communication skills. Safety and the ability to problem-solve are essential factors in our work.

Position: Equipment and Diesel Maintenance Mechanic


  • In charge of the fleet and equipment program for proactive and regularly scheduled maintenance
  • Diagnose, service, and repair fleet and equipment at multiple locations
  • Track, manage, and maintain equipment, fleet, material purchases, and outsourcing when necessary
  • Performs a full range of skilled automotive and equipment repair work
  • Keeps records and creates reports pertaining to repairs performed
  • Inspects automotive equipment regularly
  • Prepares cost estimates for automotive repairs
  • Instructs operators in the proper operation and servicing of their equipment
  • Assist the Superintendent with the efforts that drive improvement in all associated work processes affecting environmental, health, & safety compliance, reliability, quality, production, and costs
  • Professional and quality work to manufacturers’ standards
  • Keep your work area and tools clean, organized, and in proper working condition
  • 360-degree communication with vendors, team members, and clients

Skills and Abilities

  • Training and experience with gasoline and diesel engine mechanics as applied to the maintenance and repair of automotive and construction equipment
  • Independently diagnose problems and perform major and minor repairs on fleet and construction equipment
  • Understand the tools, equipment, and methods used to diagnose, overhaul, and repair
  • Must have basic knowledge of proper operating procedures of multiple types of equipment
  • Arithmetic and basic mathematical calculations
  • Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing
  • Ability to communicate with customers and fellow employees


  • Three years minimum of specialized training and experience in heavy equipment and diesel engine diagnostics, repair, and maintenance
  • Must have a valid driver’s license (preferably CDL) with a clean driving record and the ability to be insured to operate company vehicles
  • Must be familiar with OSHA requirements regarding fleet and equipment
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs
  • OSHA 10 Certification
  • Welding and fabrication are a plus

Why Us?

We wish to beautify Northern Nevada by offering quality work that lasts. In our thirty-six years of business, our values, the development and training of our team, quality products and services, and customer service are our top priorities. We are looking to invest in the training and development of diverse and talented individuals like you.

What do we offer?

  • Health, vision, and dental benefits
  • 401k Matching
  • One week PTO after one year
  • Competitive compensation that follows your growth in the organization

Company Values

  • Honesty and Integrity
  • Customer Service Excellence
  • Accountability
  • Adaptability and Endurance
  • Positive Attitude
  • Teamwork and Reliability

Who we are: We provide our customers with premium asphalt products and services to protect their investments and our environment.

Where we are going: We will be the contractor of choice when it comes to building and maintaining pavements in our community.

Asphalt Protectors, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications regardless of race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. The company is also a drug-free workplace. A pre-employment drug screen and random drug screening are required throughout employment.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $30.00 – $45.00 per hour

Expected hours: 40 – 50 per week

Experience level:

  • 3 years


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends as needed


  • Equipment repair: 3 years (Required)
  • Diesel engine repair: 5 years (Required)


  • Driver’s License (Required)

Work Location: In person