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Heavy Equipment Mechanic, Forsyth, GA Quarry

Suwanee, GA, US, 30024

Midsouth Aggregates



Job ID:  407981


Midsouth Aggregates, part of CRH’s South Division, is a leading supplier of quality aggregates in the Southeastern U.S., with operations in Alabama, southern Tennessee, Georgia and the Florida Panhandle. Working with government agencies, private contractors, counties and municipalities, we produce millions of tons of quality construction materials and pave many miles of highways every year. Our highly skilled workforce strives to deliver the highest quality products and services in a safe, timely and efficient manner, on every project.  Mid-South Aggregates is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and an E-Verify Participant.


Quarry Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Description Summary
•    Multi-functional position, incorporating the performance of mechanic duties on various pieces of machinery.
•    Repair of construction equipment: assembly, adjustments, maintenance, and possible welding on all types of construction equipment such as internal combustion engine, air compressors, pumps, concrete mixers, heavy earth moving equipment, rock crushers, and paving equipment.
•    Lubrication on oil, air and fuel filtration, grease points and capacities, and inspection techniques to detect abnormal conditions.
•    Operation and service of fuel injector pumps and nozzles, and engine governors.
•    Assist in complete overhaul and testing of gas and diesel engines.
•    Assist in the complete overhaul of various mechanisms used to transfer engineer horsepower to active effort.
•    Assist in the complete overhaul of the various air cooled engines and their applications, as well as various starters, generators, and voltage regulators.
•    Assist in the repair and overhaul of various heavy equipment which will include crawler and wheel tractors, portable cranes, brooms, front end loaders, rollers, subgrade mixers, motor grades, compactors, pumps and air compressors.
•    Ability to work with day, night, or out-of-town crews to make repairs necessary in the field and to perform preventive maintenance practices necessary to increase service life of equipment.
•    Ability to weld and burn equipment and operations of lathes, saws, shapers, grinders, and presses.
•    Heavy equipment parts familiarization including: parts catalogs, procurement, handling, storage, and cost of heavy equipment parts.
•    Attendance required according to company attendance policy to ensure crew is able to operate at normal efficiency level.
•    Attitude/Cooperation: Must always maintain a courteous and professional manner with co-workers, customers, public.
•    Ability to be flexible with last minute schedule changes, location changes, time of shift changes. Overtime work required. Out of town/county/state work may be required.
•    Initiative to perform/assist with other positions for job completion.
•    Must pass drug test and criminal background check.
•    High school diploma or equivalent preferred, but not required.
•    Must provide own
basic tools to utilize in position; specialized tools will be provided as needed
•    3 or more years’ experience working on heavy equipment preferred.


What CRH 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


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!


Midsouth Aggregates, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


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




Date Posted:  Jun 14, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Alpharetta
Nearest Secondary Market: Atlanta

Job Segment: Maintenance Mechanic, Front End, Welding, Procurement, Mechanic, Manufacturing, Technology, Operations