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Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Company: Martin Marietta
Location: Doswell
Posted on: February 10, 2024

Job Description:

Responsible for performing mechanical repairs on diesel powered equipment to include troubleshooting and repairs of heavy equipment, rebuilds, removal and installation of mechanical parts, and preventative maintenance on all types of diesel-powered equipment. The Mobile Mechanic is also responsible for preventative maintenance and repair of mobile equipment, to include lubricating equipment and changing oil and filters as needed. Responsibilities Reads manuals, uses hand tools, power tools to perform repairs and maintenance to electrical systems, power transmissions, brakes, drivelines and other automotive systems to perform repair work. Observes and listens to trucks and other mobile equipment in operation to determine malfunctions. Maximizes performance of equipment by performing repairs and ensuring preventative maintenance is completed on a timely basis. Performs simple and intermediate type diagnosis/repairs without constant supervision Utilizes electrical and pressure testing equipment within the company guidelines and safety standards. Replaces rollers and other worn items as required. Maintains parts inventory and orders supplies as needed. Conducts MSHA pre-shift safety inspections of equipment and work area. Operates other equipment such as loaders and haul trucks in a safe manner as needed. Aides in the training of co-workers as needed. Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor. Requirements Must be safety conscious, dependable, and motivated. Will take an active role in the plant safety initiatives. Willing to work overtime and weekends as needed. Willing to cross-train in different areas of production. Education & Experience High School Diploma, GED or equivalent experience to perform the responsibilities associated with this position. Three (3) years of experience in mobile equipment maintenance. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Able to work cooperatively with others toward a shared goal, contribute actively to the team efforts, and possess a positive attitude in working with others as a team. Possess effective coordination and communication skills. Possess strong mechanical aptitude, knowledge and skills. Able to handle multiple projects simultaneously and to perform duties with minimal supervision. Able to work varying shifts as needed, outdoors, in varying weather conditions, and elevated areas. Possess basic maintenance welding skills. Working knowledge of repair and maintenance of diesel engines, hydraulics, electrical, power. Able to work on an elevated work surface. Able to use a wide variety of hand tools and power tools. Able to adhere to MSHA guidelines and plant safety rules and regulations. Able to ensure a safe work environment by prioritizing safety, then quality, followed by production. Our Benefits Martin Marietta offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes: Competitive Compensation 401(k) with Company Match Company-Funded Pension Plan Medical (PPO and HDHP/HSA plan options), Dental and Vision Coverage Prescription Drug Coverage Flexible Spending Accounts Paid Holidays and Generous Paid Time Off (PTO) Educational/Tuition Assistance Plan Employee Discount Program Adoption Assistance Program Life, AD&D and Disability Insurance Employee Assistance Program Wellness Programs Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Keywords: Martin Marietta, Richmond , Heavy Equipment Mechanic, Engineering , Doswell, Virginia

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