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Plant Maintenance Mechanic

at LeHigh Hanson

Posted: 5/6/2020
Job Reference #: 485172

Job Description

Position Title
Plant Maintenance Mechanic

Department
Maintenance

Primary Location
Watertown-NY

Job Posting

WE GIVE DOWN-TO-EARTH A WHOLE NEW MEANING

We're Lehigh Hanson. Our products build cities and towns, including stadiums that hold thousands of fans, and bridges that support millions of vehicles.  We have thousands of employees across hundreds of locations in the U.S. and Canada, making us North America's leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready-mixed concrete, asphalt and related construction materials.

We might be a big company, but we appreciate and encourage our people to share their ideas and help shape our future. We want every one of our people to play an active roll in growing our business. With our diverse product lines and locations across North America, there are opportunities to explore different roles and work on a variety of exciting and interesting projects.

We're a tight-knit team. While we strive to be the best, we do it with an attitude that is humble, accessible and down-to-earth. We don't ask you to "fit in" to our culture. We invite you to add to it.
 
HERE'S WHAT YOU'LL GET TO DO

 
If you like to work on heavy equipment and machinery parts, we have the perfect job for you!

Lehigh Hanson is seeking a dependable Plant Maintenance Mechanic.  This position is responsible for maintenance and servicing of mobile heavy equipment as well as plant production machinery in a busy aggregate quarry.  Below is a listing of some of the things you will get to do:

 
 
  • Repair and maintain, in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operation manuals, and manufacturer's specifications, machinery and mechanical equipment, such as engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, and production machines and equipment, using hand tools, power tools, and precision measuring and testing instruments
  • Observe mechanical devices in operation and listen to their sounds to locate causes of trouble
  • Lubricate machinery, change parts, or perform other routine machinery maintenance
  • Reassemble machines after the completion of repair or maintenance work
  • Start machines and observe mechanical operation to determine efficiency and to detect problems
  • Inspect or test damaged machine parts, and mark defective areas or advise supervisors of repair needs
  • Lubricate or apply adhesives or other materials to machines, machine parts, or other equipment, according to specified procedures
  • Install, replace, or change machine parts and attachments, according to production specifications
  • Physical requirements: sitting, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, twisting, climbing, balancing, bending (bending at the waist, lifting above the waist), kneeling, reaching, grasping (use of both hands), squatting, repetitive motions, manipulative finger movements with both hands, use of wrists (flexing or rotating with both wrists), use of both feet, use of arms above and below shoulder, work extended periods of time in same position, perform duties in all climates i.e. weather, extreme temperatures, tolerate heights, lift and carry up to 75 pounds, work in confined spaces, capable of wearing respiratory and other personal protective equipment.
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR
 
 
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • Valid Driver’s License required
  • Minimum of 2 years of hands on maintenance experience (or formal technical training), troubleshooting and repair
  • Knowledge of hydraulics and pneumatics, gas and diesel engines
  • Available to work flexible hours, days as well as an excess of 40 hrs. per week as needed
  • Knowledge of mechanical moving parts (chains, bearings and rollers)
  • Weld and torch, certification a plus
  • Ability to use a variety of hand tools, power tools, shop machines, hoists, etc.
  • MSHA Part 46 Training a plus
 
BRING YOUR HUMBLE OVERACHIEVER ATTITUDE AND LET'S ELEVATE OUR COMPANY EVEN HIGHER!

We appreciate that candidates have many questions when considering opportunities, so we want to let you know that we offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, which we like to share with candidates a bit later in the process.

No search firms please.

Lehigh Hanson is a drug-free workplace.
 

Auto req ID
10194BR

Line of Business
Aggregates

State/Province
New York

Employer Statement
Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled