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Hutchinson, KS, US, 67501

APAC - Kansas - Shears


City:  [[Hutchinson]]
State:  [[Kansas]]
Postal/Zip Code: [[67501]]


APAC-Kansas, Inc., Shears Construction, a part of Oldcastle Materials Company, is a multi-million dollar heavy highway contractor that was established in 1874, and has multiple asphalt plants, ready mix plants, rock quarries and sand operations in Kansas.  Shears is diversified with public, private and commercial work including paving, utility, dirt-grading and concrete flat work.  Our valued employees produce quality work and products in a competitive market with safety first at all times.  If you are seeking a rewarding career with challenging work, a variety of responsibilities, potential for advancement and looking for benefits of a large corporation with a small company feel, come join our team. 



Mechanic: Do you want to work for a company that values your skills? Do you want to work for a company that values safety above all else? Are you looking for opportunities and benefits of a large corporation with a small company feel? Then Oldcastle Materials is the company for you! Apply for the mobile service/lube technician position today and jump start your career with the Oldcastle Materials family.


Job Description Summary
The selected candidate will be required to work in a team environment with other co-workers and managers.

· Ensure a safe work environment in compliance with all safety policies and procedures using the appropriate tools and equipment for the task.


· Properly follow all company policies and OSHA / MSA regulations for safe working procedures.


· Report any problems to your manager.


· Follow directions of manager as to daily tasks and expectations for each specific duty.


· Service and maintain equipment on a daily basis.


· Operate and inspect machines and equipment to diagnose defects.


· Perform oil and filter changes as needed. 


· Take oil samples.


· Keep accurate records.


· Clean and maintain service truck.


· Refuels heavy equipment and trucks.


· Greases heavy equipment and trucks.


· Checks and cleans air filters as necessary.


· Has same duties and responsibilities as a laborer.


· Perform general cleaning of work areas and maintenance areas.


· Lift, carry and hold materials, tools and supplies.


· Have knowledge of fuels and lubricants and their applications.


· Have knowledge of occupational hazards and applicable safety precautions in servicing heavy equipment and trucks.

· Ability to read and write legibly and to keep clerical records.


· Ability to work with and communicate effectively with other employees.


· Ability to lift heavy objects and work under adverse weather conditions.


· Perform other duties as assigned.

Work Requirements
 The ideal candidate will:

· Pass pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check.


· Pass a pre-employment “Fit for Work” physical.


· Be able to provide valid documentation for the I-9 Immigration document.


· Display a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors and the general public at all times.


· Be willing to travel and work away from home when required.


· Be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary.


· Report to work at the designated start time.


· Be able to work overtime when required.


· Be willing to work outdoors in extreme temperatures, both hot and cold.


· Must have valid driver’s license and meet the qualifications of the fleet safety program. CDL with Haz Mat preferred. 


· Strictly adhere to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook.


· Have the willingness to work in a team environment and assist co–workers or supervisors with other duties as required.


· Wear personal protective equipment (PPE) in designated operations and production areas as stated by OSHA and / or MSHA.


· Be at least age 18 years of age due to nature of working environment.




· Two year certificate from college or technical school preferred.


· Experience in truck and / or heavy equipment fueling, servicing and maintenance.

Keywords: Kansas; Hutchinson; Serviceman; Construction


What Oldcastle Offers You

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


About Oldcastle

Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle family!


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APAC-Kansas, Inc., Shears Construction is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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APAC-Kansas, Inc., Shears Construction is part of the Oldcastlecareers™ network.


Date Posted:  Oct 26, 2019

Nearest Major Market: Wichita

Job Segment: Mechanic, Maintenance Mechanic, Clerical, Laborer, Operations, Manufacturing, Administrative, Engineering