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Plant Mechanic - Central Pre-Mix (Yakima, WA)

Yakima, WA, US, 98901

Central Pre-Mix Concrete Co South


Job ID:  360796


Central Pre-Mix Concrete Co., A CRH Company, 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

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Inspects, repairs, services and maintains ready-mix plants.
  • Performs skilled mechanical diagnosis, maintenance and repair work on plant and other supporting facilities.
  • Operate equipment safely and efficiently within it's designed parameters. 
  • Analyzes malfunctions and repairs, rebuilds, and maintains plant. Operates and inspects machines or equipment to diagnose defects.
  • Dismantles and reassembles equipment, using hoists and hand tools.
  • Replaces defective parts, assemblies and subassemblies as needed.
  • Service and grease plant parts, i.e. change belts, grease bearings, and maintain cleanliness of the plant.
  • Operate forklift in a safe manner.
  • Welding, cutting and metal fabrication.
  • Follow prescribed safety rules and regulations.
  • Perform other related duties as required or directed.
  • Participate in and promote an inclusive environment



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.


Education/Experience/Knowledge/Skill Requirements

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred.
  • Two years’ experience with general plant maintenance (diagnosing and repairing hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical systems).
  • Two years general mechanic experience.
  • Electrical knowledge of 480 Volts preferred.
  • Previous welding, cutting and metal fabrication experience preferred.
  • Must pass pre-employment physical exam and controlled substance testing.
  • Will need to join local union 302


Work Requirements

  • Safety minded professional who demonstrates good performance and attendance.
  • Demonstrates the ability to work independently, without direct supervision.
  • Demonstrates a willingness to work overtime and weekends/holidays.
  • Demonstrates ability to work and communicate well with Supervisors, Truck Drivers, Heavy Equipment Operators and other employees.
  • Demonstrates the ability to conform to and maintain OSHA, MSHA, DOT and all other company or state rules and regulations.
  • Demonstrates the ability to follow written and/or verbal instructions.
  • Demonstrates the willingness to learn and work a variety of job tasks.
  • Demonstrates excellent customer service skills.



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 CRH Americas 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 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.


CRH Americas 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 Americas family!


Central Pre-Mix Concrete Co. is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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


Date Posted:  Jan 13, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Yakima

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