Hydrovac Technician

Brighton, CO /
Trailer and Body Shop – Service /
/ On-site
The Hydrovac Technician is responsible for maintenance, diagnosis, and repair of hydrovacs. The ideal candidate has experience in hydrovac operation and repair, knowledge of hydraulics, and ability to trouble-shoot electrical systems.

We offer a full benefits package including medical, dental, life, disability insurance, 401(K), HSA match, FSA, paid time off and an employee car discount program for eligible employees.

We offer a full benefits package for eligible employees including:

    • Medical, Dental, Life, and Disability Insurance
    • 401(K) with company match following your one-year anniversary
    • HSA match up to $800 per year
    • FSA
    • Paid Time Off, Sick Time, and 6 Company Paid Holidays
    • And an Employee Car Discount Program


    • Perform work as outlined in repair order.
    • Verify warranty, if applicable, on all repair orders.
    • Perform all work with efficiency and accuracy and in accordance with dealership and factory standards.
    • Diagnose and repair vehicle malfunction.
    • Communicate with the parts department to secure necessary parts.
    • Save and tag warranty parts.
    • Advise shop foreman and provide recommendation if repair order needs to be adjusted.
    • Repair documented in technician comments during each active time punch.
    • Road test vehicles as needed for quality assessment.
    • Maintain working knowledge of factory technical bulletins.
    • Ensure customer vehicle cleanliness.
    • Maintain neat and orderly work area.
    • Accountable for all dealership owned tools.
    • Uphold federal, state and local regulations governing the disposal of hazardous waste.
    • Perform job duties and functions with flexibility in the event circumstances shift, i.e., emergencies, changes in personnel, workload, rush jobs or technology developments.
    • Installation of components.
    • Test operation of completed unit.
    • Trouble shoot and repair customer units in the service shop and in the field when necessary.
    • Install heavy components such as PTO’s and pumps.
    • Install components in truck cabs and on truck bodies.
    • Install and test hydraulic systems.
    • Other duties as assigned by the manager.


    • Required to perform work inside and outside, in all-weather situations, at the shop division location.
    • Requires frequent sitting, standing, balancing, bending or stooping for prolonged periods of time.
    • Manual dexterity, fine manipulation and the ability to reach with hands and arms and lift up to 80 lbs.
    • Must be able to operate simple to complex and heavy-duty machinery.
    • Normal range of hearing and vision.


    • High school diploma or equivalent.
    • Valid Driver's License and MVR in good standing and ability to obtain a Class B CDL within 90 days of employment.
    • Candidate must have experience diagnosing and repairing diesel trucks and/or RVs.
    • Candidate must be a motivated individual who can work independently.
    • Following completion of all online training, selected candidate will be required to attend training sessions for products serviced by the company at the company's expense.
    • Candidate must possess a complete set of hand tools with rollaway toolbox.
    • Excellent verbal and communication skills.
    • Detail oriented.
    • Must obtain refrigerant recovery certification.
    • Candidate must possess a complete set of hand tools with rollaway toolbox.
    • 3 years recent mechanic experience is required.
    • Experience working with hydraulic systems.
    • Aluminum mig & tig welding experience.
    • Familiarity with automotive electronics and 110-volt systems.
    • Excellent verbal and communication skills.
    • Ability to perform heavy component installations.
    • Candidate must be a motivated individual who can work independently.
    • Ability to successfully complete a General Abilities Assessment and pass post-offer background check, physical and drug screening.


    • Type: Hourly - Transition to Flat-rate
    • Compensation Range: $22.00 to 36.00
    • Bonus Eligibility: No
    • Reports To: Service Manager
    • Shift: 7:00am to 4:30pm
    • Closing Date: Open until filled.
$22 - $36 an hour
Our Hydrovac Technicians start as hourly and transition to flat rate.
Date Posted: 06-07-2023

All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.