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Absolute Infrastructure Mechanic in Grimes, Iowa

About Absolute Infrastructure

Absolute Infrastructure (AI) is an Absolute Group company that specializes in residential, commercial and municipal infrastructure construction. AI provides full site development, including: sanitary sewer, water main, storm sewer and grading and earthwork. AI also offers a variety of groundwork services like trucking and hauling, basement excavation and backfill, finish grading and directional drilling.

The Absolute Group Difference

The Absolute Group prides itself in its company core values, and we like to think it’s one of the many things that sets us apart from the rest of the field. Our team is Driven, taking on each task with a “can-do” attitude and always putting our People First, whether that’s who we’re working with day-to-day or the employees that keep our company up and running. We’re nothing without our customers, our team, our families, even our competitors, and remembering this is key to keeping us Respectful and Humble in all that we do. We’re Determined to be Dependable, to be relied on, and we don’t stop until the job is done. And, of course, we’re thinkers. It’s our Fearless Forward-Thinking that saves us time and money and keeps us up with the times.

Hard Work Pays Off

When you work hard for us, we work hard for you. And that’s exactly why we offer our crews the most competitive benefits package the construction industry has to offer. As an Absolute Group employee you will receive:

  • Competitive pay

  • Employee stock ownership plan—enrollment after one year of service

  • Life, medical, vision and dental insurance coverage

  • Accident, cancer and critical illness insurance coverage

  • 401k enrollment options

  • Family-focused environment

  • Company-sponsored outings and events

Job Description:

We are looking for a reliable and skilled Truck/Heavy Equipment Mechanic. Daily tasks will include maintaining and repairing vehicles and heavy construction equipment. Employee will be responsible for troubleshooting issues and fixing them, aiming to maximize reliability and functionality.

Qualified applicants must possess and be able to demonstrate working knowledge of:

  • Small and large engine diagnostics and repair

  • Vehicle maintenance and preventative maintenance

  • Understanding of diesel mechanics

  • Electrical system knowledge

  • A/C system knowledge

  • Understanding of hydraulic systems

  • Large equipment experience (dozers, excavators, front end loaders, etc.)

  • GPS system basic knowledge

  • Ability to use manufacturer's computer software to diagnose and repair electronic systems necessary

  • Ability to use vendor web sites to look up and identify parts

  • Ability to multitask and work independently

  • Strong communication, basic computer skills required

  • Productive, driven attitude

  • Ability to maintain a safe and clean work area

  • Ability to always be learning and evolving

  • Driver’s license required, CDL preferred (company will help to obtain)

General Info

Job Type: Full-Time Minimum Years of Experience Required: 2 years Minimum Years of Education Required: High School/GED Wage: Based on ExperienceOvertime Available