Wheelabrator Environmental Systems Inc. Maintenance Mechanic in Poughkeepsie, New York

Job Title
Maintenance Mechanic
Req Num
98 Sand Dock Rd, Poughkeepsie, New York 12601
Full-Time or Part-Time
Job Description

Wheelabrator Technologies is the second largest U.S. energy-from-waste business, and is an industry leader in the conversion of everyday residential and business waste into clean energy. Wheelabrator has a platform of 23 power-producing assets across the U.S. and U.K.--19 energy-from-waste facilities, four independent power plants as well as four ash monofills and three transfer stations. Wheelabrator has an annual waste processing capacity of over 7.5 million tons, and a total combined electric generating capacity of 853 megawatts--enough energy to power more than 805,000 homes. Wheelabrator also recovers metals for recycling into commercial products. The company's vision To develop, deliver and realize the potential of clean energy speaks to Wheelabrator's ongoing commitment to the development of clean energy solutions for its customers and local communities.

Wheelabrator is owned by Energy Capital Partners, an energy-focused private equity firm. For more on Energy Capital Partners, please visit . For more on Wheelabrator, please visit .

Our Wheelabrator Dutchess County facility in Poughkeepsie, NY is currently seeking an energetic, self-motivated Maintenance Mechanic who will be responsible for the installation, troubleshooting, cleaning, inspecting, and maintain of mechanical equipment throughout the facility in a safe and professional manner. The mechanics responsibilities may include but are not limited to initiates and completes work-orders and requisitions, and documents all critical and or pertinent information on a routine basis. Respond and report to work during off hours when emergency repairs are required. Troubleshoot equipment, diagnose problems and repairs. Operate other equipment including, but not limited to, industrial forklifts, manlifts, skid steer type loaders, and other mobile equipment.

Position requirements:

  • Minimum of 2 years' experience as a 2nd class Mechanic or 3 to 8 years' experience in the Industrial or Power Industry Maintenance Field.

Certificates and Licenses

  • Licenses as required by Local, State, Federal, Environmental and/or Health/Safety Regulatory agencies.

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At Wheelabrator Technologies, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability. As well as Company match on 401K, and more! Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site.

Wheelabrator Technologies is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Disability/Veteran