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Industrial Maintenance Mechanic - Cranston, RI

Cranston, RI, US, 02920

APG East Masonry & Hardscapes

 

Job ID:  153765

 

Anchor, a CRH company, is a division within Oldcastle APG. APG is North America’s leading manufacturer and supplier of concrete masonry, dry mix, and hardscape products. With over $2B in sales, APG operates across 36 states and 5 Canadian provinces through a network of over 195 operating locations and more than 6,500 employees.   

 

Summary
 

Primary responsibilities include operating plant machinery as directed while adhering to all rules and regulations mandated by safety policies and procedures to produce a superior product. 
 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
 

  • Read job specifications to determine machine adjustments and material requirements
  • Set stops or guides to specific lengths as indicated by scale, rule, or templates
  • Observe machine operation to detect product defects or machine malfunction
  • Review product for inconsistencies or abnormal appearance assuring product meets quality requirements
  • Perform routine machine maintenance
  • Assist other operators to set up machines and any other necessary tasks to adhere to deadlines and completion of product
  • Other duties and responsibilities related to the nature of the job may be assigned on a temporary or permanent basis as needed
  • Operate a variety of hand and power tools to repair, grease, weld, cut w/ cutting torch, change parts and complete tasks as assigned
  • Test and troubleshoot malfunctioning machinery, determine repairs 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
  • Lubricate, clean parts and equipment to ensure proper operation
  • Make sure all housekeeping is maintained in a clear and orderly fashion in assigned area
     

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/equivalent; or at least 1 month of related experience in trades specific to job requirements; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Ability to understand mechanical schematics, electrical prints, understand operations manuals and follow step by step instructions
  • Knowledge of hydraulics, mechanics, electricity, carpentry or related field preferred
  • Mechanical aptitude and ability are essential
  • Skilled in the use of hand and power tools
  • VFD and electrical experience a plus
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  • Ability to be a self-starter and work independently
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide, in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals
  • Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations
  • Experience working with Microsoft Suite to include Word, Excel, etc.
  • Maintain a high level of accuracy in all aspects of work assignments
     

Physical Requirements
 

  • While performing the duties of this job the employee will be required to frequently stand on their feet for extended periods of time
  • Lift tools, machinery parts and other objects weighing up to 80lbs each, assistance available if needed
  • Endure intermittent bending, crouching, pushing, pulling, stooping and reaching
  • Standing for extended period of time
  • Able to work under extreme conditions such as hot or cold temperatures, noise, dust, and dirt
  • Able to work a flexible schedule

 

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.

 

Anchor, 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! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH family!

 

CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

 EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link

Aug 17, 2019


Nearest Major Market: Providence
Nearest Secondary Market: Rhode Island

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