Carter Machinery


Carter Machinery
Category Mechanic Type Full-time
Location Richmond, Virginia View Website View website
Pay Rate Based on qualifications.
Category Mechanic
Type Full-time
Location Richmond, Virginia
View Website View website


Carter Machinery Company, the authorized Caterpillar dealer serving Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and Washington D.C. is hiring Heavy Equipment Rebuilders in Mechanicsville, Virginia.  The Heavy Equipment Rebuilder positions are responsible for performing component repairs, rebuilds, troubleshooting, and testing.  Duties include assembling, disassembling, cleaning and inspecting components.  Seeking candidates with previous Caterpillar or related equipment industry experience, military equipment experience or completion of a diesel school program.  Jobs are available on 1st shift and 2nd shift.

We are currently offering a $1,000 sign-on bonus for Heavy Equipment Rebuilder new hires, payable after 90-days of employment.

Requirements for the Heavy Equipment Rebuilder positions include:

  • Self-starter able to work with limited supervision.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude required; must be able to read and understand manuals and service letters.
  • Able to operate weld machines, track press and other shop equipment used to repair and rebuild; previous welding experience preferred.
  • Excellent customer satisfaction skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Proficient in the use of a computer, Microsoft Office products and service software required in position; able to complete service reports and provide pertinent details for work orders.
  • Able to work overtime as required by job and customer demand.

Physical requirements must be met for the Heavy Equipment Rebuilder jobs, including the ability to lift, carry and maneuver items up to 70 pounds, including bulky objects.  These positions require repeated reaching, standing, stooping, kneeling, bending and climbing beside, onto and under a variety of heavy equipment. This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive.  Additional duties may be assigned.

Competitive Compensation and Benefits:

  • Health, dental and vision insurance.
  • Paid time off.
  • 401(k), $0.75 to $1.25 match up to 6%.
  • Life and disability insurance.
  • In-house training instructors/programs.
  • Tuition reimbursement.
  • Employee referral bonus program.
  • Discounts: cellular phone service, computers, tooling, cars and trucks.

Carter Machinery Co. Inc. is an EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals – including minorities, females, veterans, and individuals with disabilities, or any other characteristic protected by law – are encouraged to apply.

Carter Machinery is a drug-free workplace.