Carl A. Nelson & Company is taking applications for a Mechanic in our warehouse. Qualified candidates must have a positive attitude, be safety conscious, and have a good work ethic. The Mechanic assists with the maintenance, repair and servicing of all construction equipment, tools, trucks and autos owned by the Company. They work in conjunction with the Equipment Manager to ensure that equipment is maintained and kept in good working condition so that they can be used and operated safely.

Hours: Monday - Friday 7:00am to 3:30pm

Pay rate: $22.30-$32.46/hr depending on experience

Duties would include but not be limited to: Performing initial inspections of equipment, procuring parts needed for repairs, equipment repairs and maximizing utilization of Company owned equipment, performing final inspections on repaired equipment, completing paperwork associated with equipment repairs, and performing high level technical or major repairs when necessary.

CDL Class A license, computer literacy, and welding certifications would be preferred but are not required.

Carl A. Nelson & Company has one of the best wage and benefit packages in SE Iowa. Benefits include: PTO, health insurance, 401(k), safety incentive plan, bonus compensation and much more!

We will take applications Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. at 1815 Des Moines Ave. in Burlington, Iowa.

Qualified candidates must pass a pre-employment drug test and background check.

Please apply today as we are eager to fill this position!

Carl A. Nelson provided the following inclusive hiring information:

We are an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants equally without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability status.

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance


  • 8-hour shift


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Work Location: In person