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3250 E. 70th St.

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compensation: based on experience
employment type: full-time

HEAVY EQUIPMENT MECHANIC

JOB DESCRIPTION

Summary

As a valued member of our team, you will repair and maintain Caterpillar, John Deere and Volvo Wheel Loaders, Backhoes and Dozers along with related electrical, mechanical and hydraulic systems by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities (including the following; other duties may be assigned)

  • - Reads job orders and observes and listens to trucks in operation to determine malfunction and to plan work procedures.
  • - Examines protective guards, loose bolts, and specified safety devices on equipment, and makes repairs and/or adjustments.
  • - Repairs chassis, electrical, mechanical and hydraulic components
  • - Overhauls diesel engines.
  • - Lubricates moving parts, installs new ignition systems, aligns front wheels, changes or recharges batteries, and replaces transmissions and other parts.
  • - Drives repaired equipment to verify conformance to specifications.
  • - Fabricates special liftings, attachments, shields, or other devices according to instructions drawings.
  • - Performs routine and preventive maintenance to keep vehicles and equipment in compliance with DOT and company standards
  • - Ensures vehicles meet OSHA/MSHA/PM inspection requirements

Competencies

To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

Customer Service - Responds promptly to customer needs; responds to requests for service and assistance; meets commitments.

Teamwork - Gives and welcomes feedback; contributes to building a positive team spirit.

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience

  • - One year certificate from college or technical school or equivalent experience.
  • - Minimum of two years of heavy equipment maintenance experience.
  • - Ability to work on electrical, mechanical and hydraulic systems.
  • - Welding ability preferred but not mandatory.
  • - Must have own tools.

Language Skills

Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present and receive information from management and other employees of the organization.

Mathematical Skills

Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's. Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance.

Reasoning Ability

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is frequently required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to walk; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is occasionally exposed to outside weather conditions and risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Associated Ready Mixed Concrete Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Apply online at https://associated.careerplug.com/j/07gy08

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