Plant Mechanic - Knoxville, TN

Knoxville, TN, US, 37932

Harrison Construction Company


Job ID:  497952


Since 1947, Harrison Construction Company, a CRH company, has been the preferred source for ground-level site construction throughout eastern Tennessee and western North Carolina. Committed to quality, service and safety, our integrated products and services enable us to build and manage site development projects from concept through construction.  In addition, by being a part of the CRH family, we are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that come together to form CRH.  CRH is the number one asphalt producer and paver, the largest aggregates producer and the second largest ready-mix producer in North America. We are also the number four cement producer in North America and a leader in Canada. CRH operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.



  • Ensure Safety
  • The plant maintenance mechanic will be responsible for daily maintenance and repair of the plant as well as other miscellaneous work that needs to be performed. Responsibilities will include plant maintenance, repair, and ad installation operations as assigned. Performing special maintenance projects and maintenance and repair on all facility equipment. Troubleshoot and determine appropriate repairs, replacing defective parts as needed. Maintain machinery and mechanical equipment in use at the plant.
  • The mechanic will be responsible for the completion of the necessary paperwork that is required as well as communicating any maintenance that needs completed to management. This person will also be expected to follow all safety regulations set forth by the company. Mechanic will also be responsible for maintaining a clean work environment. This includes all equipment as well as the facility.
  • The mechanic will be responsible for keeping and turning in the required paperwork management: Maintenance needs, Parts and Service Work orders and Invoices, Safety Documentation.
  • The mechanic may be asked to perform a wide range of duties within the plant such as operating various equipment, and the willingness to help wherever needed. Must be able to lift 50 pounds alone and stand a good part of the day.
  • The mechanic will be working in varying weather conditions, in dust and noisy areas. Substantial walking, bending, stooping, lifting or working in awkward or strained positions. Some hazard involved due to working in and around trucks and machinery.
  • Mechanic will be asked to work overtime as well as some weekends as business needs determine.
  • Satellite locations: occasional



  • High School diploma or GED, or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • Front End Loader and other maintainence equipment experience preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in the maintenance field is preferred.
  • General experience with industrial equipment and ability to perform preventative maintenance and repairs on Ready Mix plant operations.
  • Ability to make simple electrical diagnosis and repairs
  • Familiarity with OSHA regulations
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.


What CRH Offers You


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



About CRH


CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.


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 official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!


Harrison Construction Company, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Date:  Jun 28, 2024

Nearest Major Market: Knoxville

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