Dual Shifts, occasional/seasonal overtime.
Mechanics work all holidays that fall on weekdays, in all weather conditions.


Per Teamster contract – 2023 Wage range is $29.61 – $32.90
Health and Welfare (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, EAP), Pension and 401(k) Savings Plan


Experienced Diesel Mechanic

Mechanics are required to possess (or obtain with 3 months of hire date) and maintain a Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License with Air brake certification; and CDL medical card.

Physical exam, pre-employment drug test, background checks, and agility test. SSC also conducts a random drug and alcohol test program. Applicants with a current CDL must also register online at FMCSA Drug & Alcohol Clearinghouse.


Performs mechanical repairs on Company gas, diesel and CNG vehicle fleet including garbage trucks, recycling trucks, and commercial pick-up and delivery vehicles. Also repairs and maintains brake systems, hydraulics and general vehicle maintenance.

Experience should include:

  • Class 8 Diesel trucks
  • A good understanding of 12V electrical systems
  • An understanding of hydraulic systems
  • Ability to weld and fabricate
  • Ability to work and stay on task without constant guidance.
  • Ability to lift at least 50 lbs. overhead and do strenuous work.
  • Ability to learn and improve
  • Shouldn’t be afraid to get dirty.
  • Will need own tools to perform expected job tasks.

SSC is a zero tolerance, drug free workplace.

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