Electromechanical Technician - Shakopee, MN

Shakopee, MN, US, 55379



Job ID:  485706


Oldcastle APG, a CRH company, is a leading global supplier of building and landscaping products. Its product portfolio includes hardscapes and masonry, packaged cement mixes, lawn and garden materials, and composite decking sold through a variety of channels for residential and commercial use. Oldcastle APG is the leading producer of hardscapes in North America and Europe and the innovator behind many of the industry’s well-known brands: Belgard hardscapes, Echelon masonry, Sakrete bagged dry mixes, and MoistureShield composite decking. With over 260 operating locations and approximately 8,500 employees, Oldcastle APG operates across 7 countries in the U.S., Canada, and Europe.




This role is mainly responsible for the overall preventative maintenance and repair of equipment, tools, and machinery as assigned by the Maintenance Supervisor. Other responsibilities may include assisting the mobile mechanic or plant personnel.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities


  • Install, adjust, and repair production equipment, and special purpose machines as assigned
  • Operate a variety of hand and power tools to repair, grease, change parts, and complete tasks as assigned
  • Welding, torching, and light machining as required
  • Perform general repairs and preventative maintenance to plant structures
  • Keep the work area in a clean and orderly condition
  • Test and troubleshoot malfunctioning machinery, determine repairs, and follow through with these repairs to assure proper operation of equipment in a safe, timely manner
  • Install equipment and/or electrical components and test to ensure proper functioning
  • Dismantle equipment to gain access to and remove defective parts using hoists, cranes, hand tools and power tools
  • Replace and install parts as needed
  • Lubricate and clean parts and equipment to ensure proper operation
  • Other duties and responsibilities related to the nature of the job may be assigned on a temporary or permanent basis as needed 



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required. 

Requirements / Education / Experience  


  • 5+ year of experience required
  • High school diploma/equivalent, or comparable in training, education, or experience
  • Technical or vocational school certification or equivalent in training or experience
  • Ability to read and interpret instructions and operations manuals and follow step by step instructions
  • Mechanical aptitude and ability are essential
  • Skilled in the use of hand and power tools
  • Knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatics, belting, mechanics, electricity, carpentry, or related field preferred
  • Knowledge of CMMS system and its function
  • Good communication skills
  • Be able to work with a team or independently
  • Full understanding of preventative and predictive maintenance programs


Physical Requirements

  • Lift tools, machinery parts, and other objects which could weigh up to 80 lbs. each. Assistance is advised and available if needed for heavier objects
  • Endure intermittent bending, crouching, pushing, pulling, stooping, and reaching
  • Standing for an extended period
  • Able to work in manufacturing type conditions such as hot and/or cold temperatures, noise, dust, and dirt


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!


Oldcastle APG, 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:  Nov 17, 2023

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

Job Segment: Maintenance, Technician, Hydraulics, Machinist, Temporary, Manufacturing, Technology, Engineering, Contract