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Mechanic Helper

2195 S 10th St, Rifle, CO 81650, USA Req #166
Monday, December 2, 2019
With more than 70 years’ experience in hundreds of locations across North America and internationally, Savage is a trusted partner for safely moving and managing mission-critical materials with worry-free consistency while creating value for our Customers. Savage specializes in rail, truck and marine transportation, logistics, materials handling and other industrial and environmental services. We Hire Right, Train Right and Treat Right, and strive to provide our Team Members with opportunities to do things they never dreamed possible.

We have an immediate opening for a Mechanic Helper at our operation located in Rifle, CO.

Great pay and benefits!

The primary responsibility of the Mechanic Helper is to assist the Mechanic in his/her efforts to implement and carry out the requirements and meet the expectations of the Savage Maintenance Program.

What you'll be doing:

  • This person will work primarily with the Mechanic, however, they will interact with all team members during the course of their duties
  • There will also be contact with the customer on an occasional basis
  • The daily activities of this position will be directed and supervised by the Mechanic
  • Perform light maintenance on equipment as needed
  • Obtain parts, tools, etc both on and off site as needed
  • Have an understanding of and assist in the ongoing 5S process
What you'll need:
  • Must be a quick learner
  • Must be willing to work hard and not be afraid to get dirty
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision
  • Must have a passion to keep things clean and organized


  • Must be able to read, write and understand English
  • Must understand the importance of their position and be committed to only performing excellent work
  • Must understand their limitations and be willing to ask for help when necessary
  • Must be willing to assist the Mechanic as directed

Physical Requirements:

  • This individual will work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • They need to be physically able to climb, crawl and carry at least 80 pounds
  • A significant part of the day could be spent washing down equipment or systems 
  • They must be able to wear all required personal protective equipment which could include respirators
Savage is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug free workplace.

Having trouble with our application?  Please call 800-233-0883 for assistance.

Other details

  • Job Family Skilled Player
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Travel Required No
  • Required Education High School
  • 2195 S 10th St, Rifle, CO 81650, USA