Website CalPortland

Mechanic/Welder Job Highlights

Title Mechanic/Welder
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Phoenix, AZ, United States
Company CalPortland

Company Profile

CalPortland is a major building materials and construction solutions provider. It includes solutions to the greatest construction challenges with expertise in cement production and distribution, ready mixed concrete, aggregate, asphalt, construction services, and other building materials.

Job Profile

The company is looking for a Diesel Mechanic who will be responsible for safely and properly repairing commercial trucks and various equipment in the repair shop setting and out on road calls.

Educational Qualification

  • The applicants should have a High School Diploma or GED

Work Experience

  • Experience with basic fabrication, use, and application of welders and gas torch systems
  • Experience performing preventative maintenance
  • Mechanical experience working on commercial vehicles


  • Assists in maintaining accurate parts inventory by keeping parts in their designated place and recording parts removed
  • Attends safety meetings as scheduled by management
  • Check, prioritize and repair equipment write-ups based on safety issues, customer service issues, PM issues, and less critical issues
  • Keeps documentation on all repairs and consistently communicates status of downed vehicles to shop manager and dispatch
  • Responsible for working in a safe manner, reporting all incidents/injuries to management as soon as they occur
  • Service equipment according to a planned schedule and in a timely manner
  • Troubleshoot, repair, and clean commercial trucks and equipment which may include removal of concrete buildup
  • Performs other related duties as assigned


  • Ability to work in extremes of hot and cold weather and wet environments
  • Able to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Able to work varying start times including weekends
  • Diesel engine troubleshooting skills with various engine manufacturers
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must have own tools
  • Current Commercial Driver’s License preferred

Physical Requirements

Climbing, stooping, bending, squatting, twisting, pushing, pulling, frequent lifting of 50 pounds, occasional lifting of 75 to 100 pounds, stretching, driving/sitting, using pneumatic and power tools


The company offers a comprehensive, competitive benefits package that provides health and financial support to the employees.

  • All regular full-time employees may enroll in a variety of health and welfare plans including medical, dental, and vision plans.
  • Other benefits include life insurance, disability coverage, employee assistance program, and retirement program.
  • The company also has a variety of voluntary benefits for employees to choose from.

Employer’s Statement

CalPortland is an Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities, females, veterans, and disabled.

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