Waste Connections, Inc Preventative Maintenance Mechanic in Anchorage, Alaska

Job Title

Preventative Maintenance Mechanic

Employee Type


Requisition Primary Location

Anchorage, Alaska

Job Description

Waste Connections has an immediate opening for a Preventative Maintenance Diesel Mechanic to work at Alaska Waste in Anchorage, AK. This is a full-time position in which you will be working 4 10-hour shifts on weekdays; occasional weekend work may be required. The hours are 2:00PM – 12:30 AM. We offer a $700 per year tool reimbursement and $200 per year boot reimbursement. Additional bonuses are available for certifications and licenses.

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The Mechanic is responsible for:

  • Performs repairs and assigned preventive maintenance services.

  • Utilizes vehicle computer electronics systems to interpret failure modes to initiate or assign repairs.

  • Conducts safety checks on vehicles and equipment.

  • Completes required paperwork utilizing fleet maintenance software program associated with repairing vehicles, documenting parts usage, and accounting for repair times.

  • Reviews, completes or assigns repairs identified on Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports.

  • Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with corporate and OSHA standards.

Job Requirements:

  • 1+ years experience in heavy truck equipment maintenance and repair; or completion of accredited vocational technical school program.

  • Provide personal tools.

  • Class B commercial driver’s license preferred; ability to obtain one within the first 90 days required.

  • Must have own tools

Successful candidates are those who seek to thrive in an environment of operational excellence and accountability. We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to “Connect with Your Future”. For more information please visit www.wasteconnections.com at http://www.wasteconnections.com/ . EOE (minority/female/disabled/veteran)

Job Requirements:




Class B Commercial Drivers License with Air Brakes Endorsement - Department of Transportation




Who We Are

Waste Connections Inc. is an integrated solid waste services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in mostly exclusive and secondary markets. Our goal is to create an environment where self-directed, empowered employees strive to consistently fulfill our constituent commitments and seek to create positive impacts through interactions with customers, communities, and fellow employees.


Waste Connections is always working to protect the health of the communities we serve, and we are grateful for the hard work and dedication that you bring to your job every day. Working here means you are a safety-minded individual who is making important contributions on a daily basis that will make a positive impact on those around you. We appreciate that you are a person of integrity who takes pride in the work you do.

Our Opportunities


People who want to gain valuable professional experience will find that Waste Connections is a fantastic place to work. You’ll enjoy the opportunity for beneficial training and professional development opportunities that can help enhance your skills and lead the way to a more promising future.


Bring your passion to succeed and you’ll quickly discover that great opportunities are all around you. At Waste Connections, you’ll thrive if you are friendly, dedicated, and prefer a work hard/play hard culture that is focused on maintaining our reputation as the premier waste services company in the markets we serve.