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Inland Asphalt Richland Mechanic 2019

Richland, WA, US, 99352

Inland Asphalt Co South


Job ID:  [[148565]]


Inland Asphalt Co., a member of the Oldcastle Materials Northwest Division family, values a culture of growth, development, and internal promotion.  We are a dynamic, growth-oriented, national aggregate, asphalt, concrete, and construction family of companies.  For over 80 years, we have worked to be the preferred source of quality rock products, concrete, asphalt paving, and construction services.   We have been recognized by numerous organizations for our commitment to safety, customer service, and innovation.  


Position Description


Position Title:

Heavy Duty Mechanic

Pipeline Level:


Reports To:

Shop Supervisor

FLSA Status:


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Prepared Date:


Requisition #:  



Position Overview

 This is a skilled position that is responsible for, but not limited to:  heavy duty diesel engine, manual transmission, electronic engine controls, general electrical and hydraulic systems troubleshooting and repair. Successful candidate will be responsible to help with the maintenance of a fleet of Construction Equipment, dump trucks, trailers, and light vehicles.

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

Assist in repairing and testing of gas and diesel engines.
Assist in the repair and overhaul of various heavy equipment which could include crawler and wheel tractors, portable cranes, brooms, front end loaders, rollers, subgrade mixers, motor grades, compactors, pumps and air compressors.
Ability to weld and use of torches and operations of grinders, and presses.
Heavy equipment parts familiarization including: parts catalogs, procurement, handling, storage, and cost of heavy equipment parts.
Analyzes malfunctions and repairs, rebuilds, and maintains equipment. 
Operates and inspects machines or equipment to diagnose defects.
Dismantles and reassembles equipment, using hoists and hand tools.
Examines parts for damage or excessive wear, using micrometers and gauges.
Replaces defective engines and subassemblies.
Tests overhauled equipment to ensure operating efficiency (must be able to operate all equipment).
Welds broken parts and structural members.
Perform record keeping of time and parts used on the appropriate forms.
Perform general cleaning of work areas and maintenance areas.
Assist other maintenance department staff in performing the duties necessary to assure the efficiency of operations of vehicles.
Ability to work day or night shift as needed to make repairs necessary in the field and to perform preventive maintenance practices necessary to increase service life of equipment.
Ability to be flexible with last minute schedule changes, location changes, time of shift changes. Overtime work may be required.

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Ability to follow verbal and written instruction
Ability to do basic math
Ability to understand and carry out detailed written or oral instructions
CDL Class B minimum self-certified non-excepted interstate and current DOT physical card is required within the first 12 months of employment.

Supply own tools needed to perform the duties of the job.


Will need to become a member of Local #302 Operating Engineers


To view a complete job description and apply on-line:

Requisition #:148656


The statements included in this job description are not intended to be all-inclusive.  They represent typical elements and criteria necessary to successfully perform the job.  Other duties may be assigned as required.  Requirements for this job are subject to modification by the Company and its designees, and reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


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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Inland Asphalt Co. is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Date Posted:  Nov 13, 2019

Nearest Major Market: Kennewick

Job Segment: Hydraulics, Mechanic, Maintenance Mechanic, Electrical, Engineering, Manufacturing, Operations