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General Mechanic at Wonders of Wildlife

Posted in Installation - Maint - Repair 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Lampe, Missouri

Job Description:

Dogwood Canyon Nature Park is owned and managed by the Dogwood Canyon Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to protecting the canyon’s natural plant and wildlife environment. The Foundation promotes environmental conservation by maintaining the park and providing the public with an unspoiled setting for exploration and the enjoyment of various outdoor activities. There is 10,000 acres of pristine Ozark Mountain landscape and miles of crystal-clear trout streams, cascading waterfalls, ancient burial caves, unique hand-built bridges.

Dogwood Canyon is currently seeking a GENERAL MECHANIC to join the team! This individual will be responsible for performing preventative maintenance and repairs on gas, diesel, and battery powered vehicles and equipment to provide for the safety and satisfaction of guests and associates.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform planned/preventative maintenance on equipment including property vehicles, trailers, tractors, mowers, weed eaters, water pumps, etc.

  • Maintain accurate maintenance logs for equipment and fuel.

  • Manage inventory of shop supplies including tools, parts, materials, etc.

  • Keep shop area clean and organized

  • Wash interior/exterior of vehicles and equipment

  • Maintain tools (sharpen saw chains, sharpen mower blades, replace handles, etc.)

  • Wash vehicles and equipment

  • Assist other areas as needed

An eligible candidate must:

  • Possess a mechanics degree or have a minimum of 5 years’ experience

  • Be safety-conscious in all aspects of performing job duties

  • Maintain clear and conscious communication

  • Work without direct supervision at times and use good judgement in decision making

  • Work cooperatively with coworkers and supervisor

  • Be willing to work outside in extreme weather as needed

  • Perform basic metal work (welding, torch, plasma cutter, etc.)

  • Possess the ability to adapt to new situations and challenges

We offer the following benefits by joining our team: 

  • Store/Attraction employee discounts

  • Medical, Vision, Dental, Company Paid Life Insurance, LTD, STD, 401(k) 

  • Paid Time Off  

Apply Today!