Field Mechanic
at : MYR Group Companies

Date Posted: 8/22/2019

Job Description

MYR Group Inc., one of the largest electrical contractors in the country, has an immediate opportunity for a Field Mechanic based out of the Glen Allen, VA shop. The position will work mostly on project sites in Virginia and the surrounding states. Candidates will need to have flexibility to travel regularly and stay overnight near project sites, so people who love to visit new areas are encouraged to apply.

We have a large variety of exciting equipment that you will get to work with, ranging from trucks to heavy dirt equipment and large aerial cranes. No two days are the same!

Why should you work for MYR Group? We have one of the most competitive benefits package in the industry. Our Field Mechanics have access to the following: Extremely low premium medical insurance, free dental insurance, vision insurance, paid vacation & holidays, free company paid life insurance, 401k with a 6% company match, and much more! The pay rate for this position will be up to $25/hr.

Field Mechanic Duties:

  • Travel to project in the region and perform on-site preventative maintenance and repairs on company equipment.
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot problems
  • Ensure quick repairs without compromising quality of work to minimize equipment downtime
  • Identify parts or machines that need new components or need to be replaced.
  • Understand and comply with the Company’s Code of Business Conduct and Ethics and other industry-specific professional and ethical conduct standards, if applicable.

Job Requirements

Field Mechanic Skills/Qualifications:

  • Valid CDL license, or the ability to obtain one within 90 days, is required
  • Prior experience as a field mechanic highly preferred
  • Experience working on construction equipment preferred
  • Successful background, MVR, and federal drug screening
  • Able to travel as necessary
  • Welding skills: stick, mig, tig, and gas preferred
  • Ability to use a wide range of personal hand tools

Complete work history or resume is a MUST to be considered for employment.

Apply at:  If you require an accommodation to complete the online application, please call our Employment Hotline at 1-855-635-1321.

MYR Group Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


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About Us

With roots dating to 1891 and nearly 6,500 employees nationwide, MYR Group has delivered some of the largest transmission, distribution and substation projects in the United States and is consistently recognized by Engineering News-Record (ENR) as one of the top 5 specialty electrical contracting firms in the country. And we’ve built strong and dedicated employees who have fueled our continued success!

The skills, talents and commitment of our employees is what makes MYR Group a leader in the electrical services industry by allowing us to deliver superior customer service and capitalize on new opportunities. In today’s world, long-term employees who feel valued, challenged and secure in their jobs seem to be more of the rule rather than the exception. Investing in those who invest in us is what makes our company so unique, and is something we are extremely proud of. We understand that providing a satisfying work environment helps us to get the most out of our people, and is what ultimately leads to personal achievement.

So if you are hard-working, dedicated, ambitious and interested in the long-term … the opportunities for recognition, continued professional development and advancement are waiting for you. Join the MYR Group Talent Network today!

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