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Equipment Mechanic



Manhattan, KS


Attention heavy equipment mechanics! 

Apply your mechanical expertise with one of the leading ready-mix companies in the state of Kansas.  Enjoy a better quality of life working with a growing organization that understands your experience is worth more!   

Like to be challenged and learn new things?  We are ready for you!

Like a weekly paycheck with great benefits?  We are ready for you!

Like to work on a well-maintained, private fleet?  We are ready for you!

Why work for the Midwest Concrete Materials team?

Competitive Pay: Earn up to $90,000 (depending on experience), and the addition of annual pay increases. Double-time pay on Saturdays!
Excellent Benefits: 401(k) + Employer Matching, health, dental, and vision insurance, paid time off, referral program, performance bonuses, and on-the-job training.
Stable Career: Join a stable team that has been around for over 90 years and that is always growing and pushing its limits to best serve its customers.
Community Involvement: Be a proud member of an organization that supports the local community.
Friendly Environment: Join a successful, and supportive team where you will feel valued by everyone you work with.



  • Performs troubleshooting and skilled mechanical work on Automotive, HD Truck, Ready Mix, Mining, Construction, Supporting Equipment, and related components, including: 
    • gas and diesel engines, fuel systems 
    • electrical, air, hydraulic systems 
    • transmissions 
    • cooling systems 
    • chassis 
    • brakes 
    • general maintenance (tire repair, cleaning) 
  • Works on equipment with minimal supervision 
  • Maintains a neat and orderly work area and demonstrate proper handling of company tools 
  • Interacts with Shop Foreman and other mechanics/service personnel as necessary to complete work 
  • Follows safe work practices and procedures, using safety equipment, following Company, OSHA, MSHA and DOT/FMCSA rules and regulations in repair and maintenance of equipment 
  • Stays abreast of new technology by participating in training and meetings 
  • Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor or other members of management 



  • Minimum 2 years of hands-on mechanical equipment repair experience, a graduate of vocational diesel courses, or related experience. 
  • Necessary tools to perform position responsibilities. 
  • Strong communication skills. 
  • Must be able to follow instructions in verbal and/or written form 
  • Computer and electronic diagnostic experience. 
  • CDL preferred. 



  • Ability to climb stairs and ladders, reach, squat, push, and pull objects.  
  • Ability to regularly lift 50 pounds and occasionally lift up to 100 pounds. 
  • Ability to tolerate working outdoors in all temperatures and weather. 
  • Ability to lift objects of various dimensions and weights.  


MCM is a drug-free workplace and an equal-opportunity employer. 


Company Description 

Established in 1927, MCM is a family-owned and operated company serving 18 counties in NE Kansas for ready mixed concrete, excavation, trucking, sand and gravel, and precast retaining wall blocks.  We are proud to serve and support the surrounding communities with locations in Salina, Abilene, Junction City, Manhattan, Wamego, Perry, Lawrence, and Atchison. Quality and service have been the cornerstone of our strength and growth. 

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