Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Location: West Palm Beach

Company: Tropical Shipping

Employment Type: Full Time

Region: Florida

Job Category: Mechanic

Publish Date: May 3, 2019

Company Description: Tropical has been rated as "best place to work" in the shipping industry for 10 years in a row. Employees enjoy our team spirit & work ethic and many have been with us for as long as 30 years. From those in the office to the team loading docks and conducting ship work, Tropical employees across the US, Canada, Bahamas and Caribbean reflect both the local communities we serve and the people with whom we do business. We see diversity and inclusiveness as an essential part of our productivity, creativity, and competitive advantage. We hire great people and our teams feel a lot like family. Together we do outstanding work and we enjoy a fun healthy work life balance.


Job Summary:

Performs preventative maintenance on support and freight moving equipment as well as repairs to same.



High School Diploma and vocational technological graduate with certificate in Equipment maintenance and repair.

Experience: Five years experience in heavy equipment repair, maintenance and operation.

License: Valid local drivers license - commercial class B with Hasmat and Tanker endorsement and Valid Passport. Certificates in Hydraulics, pneumatics, electrical and mechanical.

Travel: 10% Travel to both domestic and international Tropical locations.