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Maintenance and Repair Mechanic - Converse, TX

Converse, TX, US, 78109

Construction Accessories

 

Job ID:  154401

 

Meadow Burke, a CRH company, is a premier manufacturer and distributor for the concrete construction industry. For more than seven decades, we have served architects, engineers, and contractors with a superior line of concrete reinforcing products, concrete forming accessories, road and bridge products, and industry leading products for precast and tilt-up construction.

 

 

Job Description Summary

 

We are seeking a Maintenance Technician responsible for overall maintenance and repair of equipment, tools and machinery as assigned by the Maintenance Supervisor or Head Mechanic.

 

Essential Duties

 

  • Install, adjust, and repair production equipment and special purpose machines as assigned
  • Helps the maintenance crew coordinate and perform special maintenance projects, performs maintenance on all equipment used in the facility
  • Operate a variety of hand and power tools to repair, grease, weld, cut, change parts and complete tasks as assigned
  • Work as part of a team with the maintenance and production departments
  • Weld and use cutting torch as required
  • Troubleshoot electric, hydraulic, pneumatic and mechanical systems to determine causes of failures and recommend solutions for repair
  • Perform general repairs to plant structures
  • Keep work area in a clean and orderly condition
  • Test malfunctioning machinery, determine repairs and discuss with head mechanic for approval and repair as needed
  • Replace faulty parts, electrical wires, motors, controls and circuit boards
  • Install equipment and electrical components and test to ensure proper functioning
  • Observe mechanical devices and equipment and listen to sounds to determine proper functioning or identify causes of trouble
  • Dismantle equipment to gain access to and remove defective parts using hoists, cranes, hand tools and power tools
  • Replace and install parts as needed
  • Lubricate and clean parts and equipment to ensure proper operation
  • Other duties and responsibilities related to the nature of the job may be assigned on a temporary or permanent basis as needed

 

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, skills and/or abilities required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.

 

Requirements/Education/Experience

 

  • High School diploma or GED, preferred
  • Previous equipment maintenance experience required
  • Ability to read, comprehend, and follow verbal and written instructions and schematics in English
  • Possess very strong safety ethics
  • Keep work area clean
  • Report any unsafe conditions or defective equipment to the Supervisor, immediately
  • Operates machinery or equipment as trained and instructed, following safety guidelines at all times
  • Operate a variety of hand tools and read a tape measure
  • Must be able to demonsrtate Lock Out/Tag Out procedures

 

Physical Environment 

 

  • Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds 
  • Intermittent bending, crouching, pushing, pulling, stooping and reaching
  • Standing for long periods of time

 

 

What CRH Americas Offers You

 

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

 

About CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

Meadow Burke, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

 

CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

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Sep 5, 2019


Nearest Major Market: San Antonio

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