Skills: Mechanic
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Depending on Experience
Location: Richmond, Virginia, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: US


Mechanic I (M-I) Job Description

Company Overview

Industrial Power Generating Company LLC ("INGENCO") owns, designs, develops, constructs, and operates landfill gas-to-electricity and distributed generation facilities. INGENCO currently owns and operates 160 MW of capacity across 18 facilities located in the U.S. mid-Atlantic region. INGENCO sells energy, capacity, and renewable energy credits via several long-term off-take retail contracts as well as through the wholesale markets. Landfill gas-to-electricity generators, such as INGENCO, convert landfill gas into electricity, resulting in environmental benefits by reducing the release of methane into the atmosphere.

Position Overview

Dual fuel engine mechanic apprentice for renewable power company

Three (3) to Six (6) months of training at corporate facility in Richmond, VA

  • Non-exempt, full-time position with benefits
  • Full medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life insurance coverage
  • 401K match up to nine percent (9%)

Technical & Academic Qualifications

  • Self-motivated individual interested in pursuing a career in diesel engine maintenance
  • Military experience a plus
  • Satisfactory completion of M-I competency after a three (3) to six (6) month training period, both in a shop and plant environment
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Valid driver's license and excellent driving record
  • Basic computer skills

Responsibilities (Progressive as Training / Experience Allows)

  • Perform all diagnostic and repair work on Detroit Diesel Engines (Series 60)
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose cause of failure at engine level, group level, or plant level
  • Observe and identify developing issues at engine level, group level, or plant level
  • Perform tune-ups and injector replacements
  • Perform overhauls and cylinder head replacements
  • Replace gaskets and hoses (oil, fuel, water)
  • Remove and install generators or engines
  • Remove and install turbo's, intake and exhaust manifolds, and engine trim components
  • Perform preventive and minor corrective maintenance
  • Clean, overhaul, and replace engine, pump, and associated equipment
  • Use hand and power tools safely and efficiently
  • Able to use special tools and measuring instruments associated with engine repair
  • Opens, closes, work orders as well as completes other required documentation and data entry