Field Mechanic
at : MYR Group Companies

Date Posted: 6/24/2019

Job Description

MYR Group Inc., one of the oldest and largest electrical contractors in the country has an immediate opportunity for a Heavy Equipment Field Mechanic based in the Indianapolis, IN area and will work mostly in the field servicing our project needs. This position will service company projects in the Indianapolis area as well as projects throughout the region. Flexibility to travel regularly will be necessary for this role. This will be a union position.

Heavy Equipment Field Mechanic Duties:

This position will be responsible for performing preventative maintenance on electrical construction and transportation equipment. In addition, the Heavy Equipment Field Mechanic will be responsible for constructing, maintaining, and testing mechanical equipment.

MYR equipment to include but not limited to:

• Bucket trucks
• Digger derricks
• Boom trucks
• Construction equipment
• Overhead pullers and tension machines
• Aerial lifts
• Large mobile cranes
• Class 1 to 8 vehicles
• Dozers and other construction equipment

**Successful candidates will have had previous experience and training on the above equipment.

The ability to multitask and identify parts or machines that need new components, or need to be replaced, will be necessary along with the ability to 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

Heavy Equipment Field Mechanic Skills/Qualifications:

  • Must have experience working on heavy construction equipment
  • Five (5) years of experience on class 1 to class 8 chassis service and repairs.
  • Five (5) years of experience on dirt equipment, backhoes, and dozers
  • Five (5) years of experience in hydraulic systems
  • Preferably has experience with electrical placing equipment, overhead pullers and tensioners
  • Preferably five (5) years of experience on aerial equipment, insulated bucket trucks, digger derricks, and large mobile cranes
  • Must be willing and able to obtain a CDL within 90 days of being hired if you don’t have one currently
  • Able to successfully pass a criminal background check, MVR, and federal drug screening
  • Able to travel as necessary
  • Welding skills: stick, mig, tig, and gas are 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.

To all recruitment agencies, MYR Group and its subsidiary companies do not accept agency resumes unless they are from an approved vendor and submitted through our Third Party Recruiter Portal.

Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, company employees or any other company location. MYR Group is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

Job Snapshot

About Us

With roots dating to 1891 and nearly 5,000 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.

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