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Diesel Mechanic

Location: Kingston, MA, United States
Date Posted: Jun 17, 2021
Category: Automotive Maintenance
Job ID: 73206

Job Description


The Opportunity

We are looking for a Diesel Mechanic to add to our Kingston, MA team. The Mechanics are primarily responsible for rebuilding and refurbishing our fleet of Tank/Vac Trucks, daily tasks include uninstalling/installing items such as Tanks, Drive Shafts, PTO’s and Vacuum Pumps, as well as Hydraulic Systems and Electrical Systems regularly.

Why work for Clean Harbors?

  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5!
  • Competitive above market hourly rates with weekly overtime opportunities
  • Production Bonus Opportunity!!
  • Comprehensive health benefits coverage after 30 days of full-time employment
  • Opportunities for growth and development for all the stages of your career
  • Generous paid time off, company paid training and tuition reimbursement
  • Group 401K with company matching component
  • Positive and safe work environments

Key Responsibilities

  • Working in a team environment to build and refurbish assets for the Clean Harbors and Safety-Kleen Organization
  • Participate in Safety activities such as monthly inspections, updates safety boards, conducts daily toolbox talks, etc. as per company specific policies
  • Perform refurbishment related mechanical activities such as working with electrical/wiring and hydraulics
  • Accurately record time, parts, and inspection checklists electronically
  • Move company equipment safely in yard and shop as needed
  • Ensure the shop area is kept clean, tidy and free of hazards at all times as per office expectations, reporting all hazards and near misses as appropriate
  • Repair, rebuild and install equipment/vehicles such as Drive Shafts, PTO’s and Vacuum Pumps, Hydraulic Systems and Electrical Systems
  • Enter time and materials into an electronic work order system

What does it take to work for Clean Harbors?

  • Valid driver’s license required
  • At least 3 years of Heavy Equipment or Fleet Mechanic, in a shop environment is preferred
  • Previous equipment/vehicle refurbishment, and/or hydraulic/electric experience is an asset
  • Possess basic computer skills and ability to use web-based software and vehicle diagnostic systems

40-years of sustainability in action. At Clean Harbors, our mission is to create a safer, cleaner environment through the treatment, recycling, and disposal of hazardous materials. Clean Harbors is the leading provider of environmental, energy and industrial services throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico.  Everywhere industry meets environment, Clean Harbors is on-site, providing premier environmental, energy and industrial services. We are solving tough problems through innovation and proven methodology – come be part of the solution with us.

Join our safety focused team today! To learn more about our company, and to apply online for this exciting opportunity, visit us at

For additional information about driver career opportunities, please call us at 1-833-32-DRIVE (1-833-32-37483).

Clean Harbors is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ancestry, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or on the basis of any other federal, state/provincial or local protected class.

Clean Harbors is a Military & Veteran friendly company.




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