Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Livonia, MI

We are currently looking for a Heavy Equipment Mechanic at a $25 per hour starting salary range with the potential for career advancement. Accepted candidates will receive a guaranteed full-time Monday through Friday work schedule with opportunity for additional weekend work.

Enjoy working with a landscaping company that has an employee retention rate of up to 25 years! You’ll soon become an imperative member of our hard-working team, joining a friendly, laid-back workplace that prioritizes camaraderie.

Our lively team culture and competitive benefits are what make our employees love coming to work. At Teddy’s Lawn & Landscape, offer medical and dental insurance, vision coverage, guaranteed full-time year-round work, paid holidays, an annual Christmas party with gift exchange, company uniforms and coats, bi-annual barbecues, Thanksgiving turkey giveaways, access to state-of-the-art equipment, and the opportunity to earn several weeks of vacation time.

We’re looking for honest and hard-working applicants who are at least 18 years old and can both speak and read English. If you have previous work experience in the landscape industry, can drive and back up a truck and trailer, have a minimum of 3 years mechanic experience, have experience with diesel engines and hydraulics, and own tools that you can bring into the shop, you might just be the perfect individual for the job. While certification is not required, it is helpful for aspiring candidates.

In this role, you will:

  • Exemplify self-reliance by demonstrating the ability to help grow a company that will offer you an environment to learn and advancement opportunities.

  • Feel a sense of achievement when diagnosing and repairing an entire fleet of equipment including small engine repair, mowers, trucks, and trailers.

  • Demonstrate your responsible nature when properly maintaining company trucks and equipment.

  • Be a responsible and detail-oriented member of our team structure by holding others accountable.

  • Participate in hands-on learning and instruction by willing to adapt to change and instructing those around you while keeping a positive attitude.

  • Test and increase your strength by lifting 50 or more pounds on a regular basis.

  • Keep up to date on licenses and knowledge, using company systems and apps to track clients and treatments.

  • Demonstrate proficient ability to repair snow plows and alters for proper snow clearing.

Become a part of an award-winning company by joining the team at Teddy’s Lawn and Landscape in Livonia, Michigan! Our close-knit group has cultivated a unique sense of camaraderie in addition to a respected reputation: We won the 2017 Michigan Green Industry Association Environmental Improvement Award and were noted as a “Top 100 Snow Contractor” in North America by Snow Magazine. We demonstrate our staff appreciation through regular gatherings and career advancement opportunities such as in-person training, equipment rodeo events, SIMA and ASAC certification courses, and access to high-quality equipment. If you consider yourself an enthusiastic and reliable team player and want to join a team of forward-thinking landscape professionals, we’d like to hear from you.