Thompson Pump and Manufacturing Co., Inc. DIESEL MECHANIC in Delmar, Delaware

POSITION OBJECTIVES:Perform service, maintenance, repair, and installation of pumps and equipment.

  • Perform routine service and repair of diesel engines, pumps, and equipment as prescribed.

  • Install/setup pumps and related pumping equipment and pumping systems.

  • Assist with deliveries, including loading of heavy equipment onto transport vehicles.

  • Troubleshoot and identify common diesel engine, pump, and equipment problems on various models.

  • Document, organize and track work orders and related forms necessary for billing/invoicing for parts and services performed on equipment.

  • Document a list of parts for servicing fleet equipment.

  • Test all repaired equipment for proper operation and quality control.

  • Assist other departments as necessary

  • Adhere to safety and security regulations and procedures, including the immediate reporting of all unsafe acts and/or conditions.

  • Required to work after-hours and weekends on a rotating on-call basis as needed.


  • Proficient in the use of precision measuring devices.

  • Must have a working knowledge of D.C. electrical systems and the ability to troubleshoot these systems. Must have a working knowledge of pump end construction and operating principles.

  • High School diploma or GED required; Trade school graduate or comparable experience

  • 1+ years of diesel engine repair and/or a minimum of being a graduate of diesel technical school training.

  • Experience with portable construction pumps, pipe fusing, dewatering and wastewater by-pass operations is highly desired.

EOE Minorities / Females / Protected Veterans / Disabled