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Mechanic of agricultural equipment in Sint-Truiden 3800 2018-12-18 IMPACT


Job description

• You will work with different equipment like: heavy equipment like:

o agricultural machinery, cranes, excavators… –

o brands such as Schaffer (90%), Genie and Terex (10%).

• Mechanics: knowledge of Diesel engines. Analyzing defects in Diesel engines and repairing, assembling and disassembling them. Recovery and analysis of cylinders, cylinder heads, cylinder head gaskets, valves, transmissions, belts etc.

• Hydraulics: thorough knowledge of pumps. Replacing seals, joints /bearings. Replacing shafts and bushings.

• Hydrostatics: knowledge of hydrostatic pumps / piston pumps (400 to 500 bar). Be able to measure the pressures with tools like nanometer.

• Electricity: knowledge of electrical installations of these machines. Reading electrical diagrams, analysis of short circuits and carrying out repairs.

• Welding: being able to weld (MIG/MAG).

• Experience with Schaffer equipment.

• Knowledge of diagnosis; repair of electrical and electronic equipment .

• Flexibility and ability to work independently.

• Driving licence C(E).


• Minimum 7 years experience on a similar position.

• Language knowledge: German or French on a higher communicative level.

• Experience in a similar position is a strong asset.

• Good knowledge of hydraulic and mechanical aspects.

• Ability to read and interpret technical drawings.

• Higher technician education in the field of mechanics/ electromechanics.


• fully legal employment according to Belgian law among which social security, health insurance, building up the right for a Belgian pension

• salary 14.00-15.00€ gross/hour + 6€ meal vouchers/day

• furnished accommodation - single rooms, internet, water, gas and electricity included - payable 65€/week

• refund of transport cost to Belgium up to 125€ after four work weeks

• end of year bonus - 8,33% of gross yearly salary

• holiday bonus - 15,38% of gross yearly salary

• child benefits for every child

• transportation provided (depending on distance from accommodation)

• guidance from our multilingual coordinators

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