Nov 06, 2018

Diesel/Heavy Equipment Mechanic-Richmond, VA

  • SCA Sweeping Corp. of America
  • Richmond, VA, USA
Full-Time Automotive General Labor Installation - Maint - Repair Skilled Labor Transportation

Job Description

Street sweeping is about more than just keeping streets, highways, parking lots and industrial complexes looking clean — it’s about eliminating safety hazards and ensuring regulation compliance. Sweeping Corporation of America (SCA) is the largest self-performing power sweeping company in the United States. SCA employs over 400 associates and utilizes more than 350 state-of-the-art street sweepers, parking lot sweepers, sewer cleaners and other support equipment daily across the country. Currently our Atlanta,GA location is seeking full time Diesel Mechanics/Equipment Mechanics to assist in the maintenance and repair of street sweepers and support equipment. 


Assist in the maintenance and repair of our fleet of street sweepers and support equipment at our Facilities with the repair shop.


In this role, the Diesel Mechanic will perform truck repair and maintenance work in accordance with factory and industry standards, run diagnostics on vehicles and work closely with other team members to meet company goals.

Specific Responsibilities:

1.  Use all required PPE and work safely.

2.  Perform preventative maintenance & major repairs of trucks & equipment.

3.  Hydraulics, diesel engine, welding & cutting work as required for repair work.

4.  Troubleshooting of electrical & hydraulic problems.

5.  Maintain parts inventory and cleanliness in the shop per procedures

6.  Collaborate with repair team to diagnose problems with vehicles and plan repairs

7.  Perform regular diagnostic tests on trucks

8.  Maintain accurate records of each repair performed on vehicles

9.  Roadside service calls required 

10. Come evenings and weekends required 

11. All other duties assigned by management 


  •  Must have a clean driving record
  • Must have your own hand tools and 2+ year's diesel maintenance & mechanical experience.


Extensive use of hand tools. Moderate lifting - no greater than 40 lbs.; moderate reaching, pushing, pulling, gripping and grasping. No fine manipulation or fine manual dexterity required. Ability to stand for a full shift in addition to walking, climbing stairs and bending as required.

CDL, Tow motor (i.e. powered industrial truck) operation, Valid Driver’s License, as applicable.


$18.00 per hour to start  
Health, dental, vision & life insurance 
Paid vacation & holidays

Sweeping Corporation of America is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:EEO/AA/M/F/Vet/Disability Employe

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