Heavy Equipment Mechanic (Entry Level) - Sloan Construction - Duncan, SC

Date: Oct 14, 2021

Country: Duncan, 5200, US, 29334

Company: Colas

Subsidiary: [[division]]


Reeves Construction Company has been a key partner in the infrastructure growth of the Southeast since the company’s founding in 1955. As we’ve grown, Reeves has formed new partnerships and branched out to new subsidiaries from Sloan Construction (SC/NC), R.B. Baker Construction (GA/FL), to Southeast Emulsions (SC/GA). Reeves is a complete heavy civil highway and site development construction company dedicated to meet the specific needs of the roadway, airport, bridge, and military market. Reeves prides itself for its high company standards of safety, ethics and performance.

Reeves is a subsidiary of the Colas Group, a worldwide leader in infrastructure construction and maintenance. Our company provides competitive pay, outstanding benefits, career advancement opportunities, professional education, and extensive training for every employee.


We are looking to hire an Entry Level Heavy Equipment Mechanic to inspect, repair, and maintain our range of heavy-duty construction equipment. As a Heavy Equipment Mechanic, you will be assisting other mechanics with inspecting and diagnosing equipment, carrying out services, conducting repairs, and providing routine maintenance to the construction equipment fleet.

Main Responsibilities


  • Inspecting pavers, rollers, trucks, skidsteer loaders, excavators, and other heavy equipment for proper performance and needed repairs.
  • Assist with diagnosing and troubleshooting faults using schematics, repair manuals, and computerized testing equipment.
  • Adjusting equipment and replacing faulty parts.
  • Repairing worn or damaged equipment parts.
  • Conducting routine services on heavy-duty vehicles.
  • Assist with performing major repair work when necessary.
  • Identifying needed repair parts and compiling order lists.



  • High school diploma or GED
  • Works as a team and collaborates well with others
  • Strong desire to learn and grow as an equipment mechanic 
  • General computer skills 
  • Basic knowledge of diesel engines and construction equipment
  • Ability to work after-hours if required
  • Good communication skills
  • Valid driver’s license required
  • Ability to lift 75+ lbs 

Compensation and Benefits


Competitive pay & comprehensive benefits include paid holidays, vacation, life insurance, accidental death & dismemberment insurance, group health plan options (incl. medical, dental & vision, HSA, FSA), short term disability benefits & 401(k)/401(k) Roth w/company match.


**Drug-Free Workplace**
**E-Verify Participating Company**
**Minorities and Females Strongly Encouraged to Apply**



Colas Inc. and its subsidiaries (Reeves Construction) are Equal Opportunity Employers. For details on the specifics of this commitment, please click here EEO document.  If you need an accommodation to access the information provided on this website, please contact Colas Inc. 973-290-9082 or send an email to ColasRecruiter@colasinc.com.  

Nearest Major Market: Spartanburg
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina