Equipment Mechanic
Horstmann Brothers
St. Louis, MO US
Posted ago
Horstmann Brothers

Equipment Mechanic (Landscape Equipment & Vehicles) - Fleet Manager

This position will work closely with the Production department to manage the Horstmann Brothers fleet to ensure production levels can be met. Works on repairing fleet vehicles, or transporting to outside repair shops when necessary, and repairing and maintaining landscape equipment used by crews.


  • Manage all Horstmann Brothers fleet including vehicles and equipment
  • Perform all necessary preventative maintenance on fleet
  • Perform repairs to fleet when possible
  • Coordinate with Production managers to ensure fleet is in working order to meet production
  • Document all necessary preventative and maintenance and vehicle repairs to meet DOT regulations
  • Coordinate with outside vendors when necessary on purchases and repairs
  • Assist in the yard with deliveries, clean up and loading/unloading of material
  • Assist other departments as needed in the field with repairs, delivery of equipment
  • Maintain organization in the shop with all materials and equipment
  • Maintain MSDS and other required safety notices
  • Develop working relationship with all field personnel to ensure communication on identifying vehicle issues
  • Perform snow removal as needed
  • Ensure a safe work environment through compliance with all safety regulations and policies
  • Perform all other duties as assigned


  • 5 + years of maintenance experience on equipment and vehicles
  • Technical education and certifications in auto mechanics or related field preferred
  • Strong ability to communicate using verbal and written methods
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Customer service skills
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel preferred
  • Must be physically able to lift up to 50 pounds without assistance (regularly throughout the course of the work day) along with repetitive bending, stooping, pushing and pulling.
  • Class E drivers license and clean MVR

$18 - $21 hourly
About Horstmann Brothers

We are a family-owned company in business for over 30 years in the St. Louis area. We are a full-service landscape company with services including plant installation, bed maintenance, mowing, stone & hardscape installation, irrigation & drainage, landscape lighting, lawn applications, seasonal leaf removal. Visit our website at to view our work.

Horstmann Brothers is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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