Engine Mechanic Apprentice - Houston, TX


  • Maintenance and inspection of engines and equipment, including generators, transmissions, hydraulic systems, gearboxes, pumps, electric motors, drivetrains, and final drives
  • Installation and commissioning of engines and heavy machinery.
  • Repairs, defect diagnosis, performance testing, and installation of equipment in the shop and at field operations
  • Mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic troubleshooting and diagnostics
  • Testing repaired equipment for proper performance
  • Comply with workplace safety policies and regulation
  • Performing mechanical repairs on equipment in remote field locations when required
  • Taking part in a 24/7 “on call” rotation
  • Maintenance of detailed and accurate reports, time sheets, work orders, and documentation
  • Communicating any unsafe conditions or accidents/injuries promptly to the supervisor
  • Demonstrating continuous effort to improve operations, decrease turnaround times, streamline work processes, and work cooperatively and jointly to provide quality, seamless customer service
  • Other mechanical repairs, maintenance, and service work as required.


Education & Experience

High school diploma or GED

Graduated from vocational school, technical school, and/or associate/bachelor’s degree in engineering


Skills & Competencies

Able to work under pressure while maintaining strong attention to detail

Able to work independently in a busy environment

Highly flexible with work schedule and travel requirements

Experience with heavy equipment maintenance

Must possess a valid driver’s license.

Strong mechanical and problem-solving abilities

Solid interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively in a diverse working environment

Ability to communicate effectively

Basic computer navigation skills.


Nearest Major Market: Houston