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Mechanic Shop Helper, NEBCO Corporate Garage, Lincoln, NE

NEBCO, Inc. Lincoln, NE

Job Description

Mechanic Shop Helper, NEBCO, Lincoln, NE

Employment Offers are contingent on having a good driving record and being insurable under the company insurance plan, your ability to successfully pass a background screen and a pre-employment physical.


Helps mechanics and supervisors in day to day operations of the Fleet Garage:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

Abide by Company Safety Program and Policies, while performing duties safely.

All aspects of vehicle and equipment maintenance, reporting mileage and record service logs.

Performs all work in accordance with schedules, policies, procedures and standards of quality and safety.

Maintains and assures cleanliness and neatness of shop area.

Education and/or Experience:                                                        

Must have a general mechanical aptitude.

Language Skills:                                                      

Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.

Mathematical Skills:                                                             

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. 

Reasoning Ability:                                                   

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

Must have a valid driver's license.  Must be insurable within company guidelines.

Other Qualifications:                                                           

Must work well with others, be flexible regarding work assignments.  Must provide own basic tools of the trade.

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands and fingers to handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms.  Would occasionally climb or balance; and regularly would stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; able to talk, hear, taste and smell. Must be able to use up to 35 pounds of force occasionally.  The employee is occasionally required to sit.  Direct frontal reaching is required while the employee may be required to lift 5 pounds over the head occasionally, must also be able to lift up to 10 pounds to waist height.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.  Employees are required to wear protective safety gear and eye protection.

Work Environment

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts and possible extreme heat. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals; outside weather conditions; risk of electrical shock and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.  Employees are required to wear protective ear protection.  There are some chemical exposures that are part of performing the job.  SDS sheets are available in the department.  This is a non-smoking campus and facility.

Condition of Employment:

Candidate is required to meet the above qualifications, task frequency and PPE requirements.  Approval of pre-employment reference & background checks, and post offer drug/alcohol testing with back screens (if required) are required as conditions of employment. 


The job duties, elements, responsibilities, skills, functions, experience, educational factors and the requirements and conditions listed in this job description are representative only and not exhaustive of the tasks that an employee may be required to perform. The employer reserves the right to revise this job description at any time and require employees to perform other tasks as circumstances or conditions of its business, competitive considerations or the work environment change.

Mechanic Shop Helper, NEBCO, Lincoln, NE

An EEO Employer

Job Details

Date Posted May 28, 2019
Date Closes October 27, 2019
Address 6300 Cornhusker
Located In Lincoln, NE
Work At Garage
Department Corporate Garage
Function Mechanic Helper
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, Based on Experience
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Schedules can be somewhat flexible.
Hours 40+ hours per week
Start Date Immediately
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 49-3023.00 Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics
Zipcode 68507
Name Mike Wichman, Fleet Director; Lin Blodgett, HR Director
Address 1815 Y Street
City, State and Zip Lincoln, NE 68501
Phone 402-434-1212

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Profit Sharing
  • Dental
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Credit Union
  • Holiday Party
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Wellness Program
  • Merit Increases

This job requires the following skills

  • General Mechanic
  • Ability to Work Under Pressure
  • Excellent Logic and Reasoning
  • Positive Attitude
  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Diesel Repair / Service / Mechanic
  • Transportation - Mechanic
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Profit Sharing
  • And More ...