Field Mechanic Foreman

Location: Chantilly, Virginia

A Field Mechanic Foreman is responsible to perform inspections, preventive maintenance of vehicles and equipment and is responsible for various other functions including, but not limited to:

  • This will be a working supervisor role, with hands on managing
  • Diagnoses, rebuilds and repairs vehicles and equipment
  • Prepares and maintains records and reports
  • Line up vendors/dealerships for work when it is appropriate and the need exits
  • Will be responsible for making sound repair decisions while understanding factors relating to financials and schedule
  • Must communicate with project supervisor to schedule repairs, length of repairs and cost of repairs if applicable
  • Will need to take field calls from job site supervisor, explaining repairs needed, then communicate and schedule appropriately with your team


  • Methods, materials, tools and techniques used in vehicle and equipment repair and maintenance
  • Diagnosing mechanical problems and performing repairs
  • Mechanical design and fabrication
  • Electrical systems, including computerized induction/ignition systems
  • Acetylene and electric arc welding
  • Effectively handle lifting of various objects weighing up to 60 pounds
  • Work extended hours out of doors in a variety of weather conditions
  • Within the last 10 years, five years of experience and/or training in vehicle/construction equipment repair and maintenance shop or any combination of education, training and experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the duties of the position

Independence Excavating, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we value workplace diversity and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Interested applicants can contact us and submit their resume online.

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