Careers at Myatt

Lead Mechanic

Lead Mechanic/Shop Forman


We are looking for a lead mechanic and shop forman who has experience working with a range of landscape install and maintenance equipment, gas and diesel trucks, and trailers. He or she will perform maintenance, diagnostics, and repairs on equipment such as dump trucks, pickup trucks, skid steers, excavators, trailers, and more while working in our state-of-the-art facility in Fuquay Varina. We need someone who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment, solving problems, and prioritizing needs to make sure our team has what they need when they need it.  This position assists with fleet management for the company.


Key Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

Performing preventative maintenance, such as checking oil and fluid levels and replacing wearable parts, on all equipment and fleet vehicles
Diagnosing problems, ordering parts, and making repairs on our fleet of vehicles and trailers
Coordinating repair schedules with managers to minimize the impact on production
Advising management when major repairs or replacement is necessary
Keeping shop and yard neat and organized
Assisting with delivery or pick-up of vehicles and equipment as needed
Tracking vehicle and equipment life cycle costs
Management of the mechanic team


Necessary skills and qualifications:

·         Valid NC driver’s license

·         5 years of experience working with gas and diesel engines

·         Welding and fabrication experience

·         Good English communication skills

·         Ability to work under pressure

·         Ability to read and interpret operating manuals and service specifications for all equipment

·         Ability to complete all repairs to high standards of safety and quality

·         Ability to safely operate company trucks and equipment

·         Management experience

·         Delegating and prioritizing workloads and flows


We offer:

·         $50,000-$70,000 annual salary  

·         Health, vision, dental, and life insurance after 90 days

·         Paid vacation and holidays after 90 days

·         Retirement program with 3% match after 1 year

·         Company events and training opportunities

·         Onsite gym and kitchen facilities


About our company:

Here at Myatt Landscaping and Construction, we are dedicated to being the best landscape company possible. Period. We specialize in the highest-quality residential and commercial landscaping and grounds management services, and we seek to foster lasting relationships with our clients AND our employees. We want our company to be a safe, highly professional, yet fun place to work, where every employee can further their training and follow a clear career path to achieve their goals. About half of all the managers at Myatt started out as entry-level crew members, and many have been working here 15 years or more. You could have a life-long career with Myatt too!


We offer:

·         Full-time, year-round employment (no lay offs in winter)

·         Health, vision, dental, and life insurance

·         Paid vacation and holidays

·         Retirement program with 3% match

·         Positive work environment

·         Company events and training/certification opportunities

·         Free onsite gym facilities


If you're looking for an opportunity to be part of a growing organization dedicated to an exceptional product, superior services, and investing in its team members, then we look forward to hearing from you! We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


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