Mechanic Shop Supervisor

Mechanic Shop | Full-time


Our Midwestern roots run deep. Founded in 1974, Lanoha Nurseries is one of the largest family-owned & operated Nursery, Garden Center, and Landscape Construction & Design Firm in the Midwest. With over 700 acres in nursery production, our team cultivates, maintains, and installs the largest selection of homegrown trees, shrubs, perennials, and annuals throughout the Metro. Regardless of project scale, our professional Landscape Design and Construction teams have both the ability and passion to turn your ideas into your ideal outdoor space. Lanoha is an industry leader with nearly 50 years serving our community. We are seeking career-minded individuals to join our team.

Lanoha Nurseries is proud to provide top of the line trucks, trailers, and equipment + a great mechanic team to keep our fleet moving.  The Mechanic Shop Supervisor will contribute to the design and workflows for a newly constructed mechanic shop and support the expansion of the mechanic team to add 2 additional mechanics.  Full time / year round career opportunity with full time benefits.


  • Proficient knowledge of mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems
  • Educational background in mechanics or tenure in previous roles as a diesel mechanic
  • Ability to lead a mechanic shop team with an organizational support focused team mentality
  • Ability to lead by example with analyzing and prioritizing incoming repair requests.  Ability to appropriately apply urgency where needed
  • Ability to lift 50lbs; safe lifting techniques & use of lifting support resources
  • Possession of own tools
  • Excellent communication skills; internal and external communication and representation of company
  • Computer skills; Email, inventory management software, internal work order processes
  • Mechanic software skills; fleet maintenance software, engine diagnostic software
  • Knowledge of DOT Regulations
  • Drivers License required. CDL is a plus!


  • Mechanical maintenance of multiple types of equipment including commercial trucks, vehicles and hydraulic tree spades.
  • Diagnostics and repairs on gas & diesel engines, agricultural and heavy equipment
  • Mechanic shop work and on-site repairs; directly training & working alongside mechanic team
  • Planning and carrying out preventive maintenance programs
  • Team mentality; cross collaboration and prioritization with divisional leadership and operators
  • Safety resource for mechanic shop, team, and shop visitors
  • Shop resource for waste prevention efforts. Inventory management for tools, parts, equipment, & vendor selections
  • Direct and indirect supervision of the mechanic shop team. Task assignments, labor hours associated, quality control
  • Leadership by example through positive motivation, quality onboarding and training of new employees, and regular performance follow ups to validate quality on tasks assigned to mechanic shop team.

What we offer

  • Competitive hourly wage + overtime opportunities
  • Top of the line trucks, trailers, and construction equipment
  • Paid Vacation and Paid Holidays
  • Health, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • Retirement 401(k), 401(k) matching
  • Company Service Truck & Company Cell Phone
  • Campus Fueling Station
  • Company Uniforms
  • Employee Discount at Garden Center Shopping Center, Nursery, Greenhouse

Lanoha Nurseries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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