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Lead Heavy Equipment Mechanic (KC UP)

Company: ITS ConGlobal
Location: Kansas City
Posted on: June 11, 2021

Job Description:

ITS ConGlobal is the industry-leading provider of intermodal rail terminal services, auto loading and unloading and container depot services. We take pride in consistently delivering superior and reliable service, a broad scope of services and an exemplary safety record.  We’re currently seeking a Lead Heavy Equipment Mechanic.


The Lead Heavy Equipment Mechanic is to supervise mechanics that make repairs to heavy equipment within

our terminals.


Lead Heavy Equipment Mechanic

  • Working independently or with a team
  • Identifies problems with mechanical, hydraulic, diesel & electrical systems and executes solutions
  • Reads and understands hydraulic & electrical schematics
  • Troubleshoots and repairs diesel engines (Cat, Cummins, Detroit)
  • Performs maintenance & mechanical repairs (Cranes, Toploaders, Sideloaders, Hostlers, Forklifts, etc.)
  • Maintains routine maintenance schedules on all heavy equipment
  • Reads and documents repairs using an established reporting system. (i.e. written workorders, taking pictures, using computer)
  • Performs welding
  • Operates diesel or electric powered automatic semi-trailer mover
  • Operate over head cranes, sideloaders, hostlers, and forklifts
  • Communicates with other terminal operators, mechanics and office staff via two-way radio
  • Responsible for entire mechanical operation, and for the entire power shop operation (safety, administration and productivity)
  • Responsible for training and orientation of all employees and ensures that every employee has the necessary knowledge, skills and ability to perform each task assigned
  • Responsible for the scheduling of preventative maintenance program and work force to achieve goals of 100% compliance
  • Directly supervises and evaluates all levels of mechanics and promotes as required
  • Responsible for keeping work area clean and orderly
  • Wear hardhat, steel toe boots, safety glasses, reflective vest/belt, welding helmet/glasses

This is an exciting time at ITS and we’re growing our team!  We offer full time employees the following; career growth, competitive compensation, benefits, 401K & vacation.


  • At least 18 years of age
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • 3+ years of heavy equipment knowledge
  • Hydraulic and electrical maintenance experience is required
  • Ability to lift 50+ lbs
  • Available to work any hours including days, nights, weekend and holidays (normally set shift is set)

All qualified applicants will be given equal consideration regardless of race, age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, color, religion, protected veteran status or national origin. 

Keywords: ITS ConGlobal, Kansas City , Lead Heavy Equipment Mechanic (KC UP), Other , Kansas City, Kansas

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