Mechanical Technician III

Job Title: Mechanical Technician III

Department: Logistics

Supervisor: Mechanical & Facilities Maintenance Supervisor

Normal Working Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM (30 min lunch) After hour call outs are sometimes necessary via company mobile phone.

Base Pay: Hourly (Non-Exempt)

Primary Purpose of the Position:

Under general supervision perform troubleshooting and repairs to fuel, oil and air delivery systems in automotive, truck, farm, construction, government and JB Dewar owned equipment and facilities.

Essential Skills & Responsibilities:

  • Skilled knowledge of pump systems. (i.e. lube and fuel pumps, meters, oil controls desirable)
  • Knowledgeable in the set-up, preparation and delivery of lube and fuel tanks and related equipment
  • Skilled knowledge of mechanics and mechanical skills
  • Repairs on fuel dispensers such as hoses, breakaways, nozzles, retractors, boots, face seals, reset motors, shear valves, meters, meter registers
  • Skilled electrical and plumbing knowledge
  • Maintenance of sumps, resealing manholes, installing/repairing submersible turbine pumps.
  • Keep accurate time and material records
  • Must be able to use e-mail to communicate and document work
  • Keep JB Dewar maintenance vehicle clean and stocked with agreed upon inventory
  • Must have personal hand tools, JB Dewar will provide specialized tools
  • Valid California Driver’s License with a clean driving record
  • Must be able to operate a crane (company will provide training)



Required Skills:

  • Industry Certifications: Red Jacket, Petrovend, Gasboy, Veeder-Root, Healy
  • Valid Designated Operator License for Underground Storage Tanks
  • Weights and Measures certification
  • Experience working in the fuel and oil industry
  • Willingness to attend industry training and obtain certifications
  • Install/troubleshoot/repair cardlock controls, remote tank monitoring equipment
  • Preventative maintenance inspections of fuel and lube truck pumping equipment
  • Knowledgeable in the repair/troubleshooting of air compressors and compressor electrical
  • Ability to coordinate more than one project at a time and meet established deadlines
  • Requires good verbal skills


Desirable Skills:

  • Valid Class C or better California Driver’s License with a clean driving record to operate company provided vehicle.  Will be required to obtain Hazardous Materials Endorsement within the first 90 days of employment
  • Basic knowledge of invoicing, inventory control, special parts ordering


Essential Physical Functions:

  • Kneeling, squatting, twisting, reaching, climbing, pulling, pushing, driving, grasping, keyboarding and bending down required
  • Able to lift 100 lbs
  • Required to work from heights, at times from ladders and other types of platforms
  • Prolonged periods of standing and walking on (normal, uneven, slippery surfaces)

This job description is not all inclusive. J.B. Dewar reserves the right to change job duties and essential job functions as required by business necessity.