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Heavy Equipment Diesel Mechanic (Cement Plant)

Company: Martin Marietta - Texas Division
Location: Gallup
Posted on: May 29, 2024

Job Description:

This position is in Midlothian, TX. The Experienced Mobile Mechanic makes repairs to all mobile equipment in plant and quarry including skid steer loaders, forklifts, pickups, welders, trucks, all heavy equipment, diesel and gasoline engines. Essential Functions

  • Accurately and promptly diagnose specific problems on mobile equipment.
  • Overhaul and rebuild diesel and gasoline engines in accordance with specifications.
  • Repair or rebuild transmissions with efficiency.
  • Adjust or replace worn out clutches and perform driveline repairs.
  • Repair power takeoff units.
  • Will repair air conditioners and heaters.
  • Perform brake repairs and adjustments on mobile equipment.
  • Trouble shoots electrical and hydraulic problems and makes the necessary repairs or replacements and interprets schematics on electrical and hydraulic systems.
  • Cut, weld and fabricate when necessary.
  • Perform and retain records on preventative maintenance of equipment.
  • Perform responsibilities safely and maintain a clean workplace.
  • Utilize parts manual and online resources for ordering parts.
  • Assists with training co-workers as needed
  • Performs general clean-up of work areas
  • Follows safety policies and procedures as written
  • 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
  • Operates mobile equipment as needed
  • Performs other duties as required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
    • Ability and skills to diagnose and repair mobile equipment including diesel and gasoline engines, transmissions, clutches, drivelines, electrical and hydraulic systems, heating and air conditioning systems, power takeoffs, brakes, etc.
    • Basic welding skills
    • 40 hours per week and overtime on an as needed basis
    • Must have a current valid driver's license and good driving record.
    • Ability to read, write, and verbally communicate in the English language.
    • Must be able to read and understand operating manuals for mobile equipment operated.
    • Must be able to drive and operate mobile equipment using levers and pedals to operate.
    • Knowledge of hazards associated with areas of responsibility.
    • Ability and initiative to make sound decisions.
    • Excellent work and safety record.
    • Must be able to use proper Personal Protective Equipment as required.
    • Ability to be on call 24/7 as needed. Minimum Education and Experience
      • High School Diploma or Equivalent GED required
      • 3 - 5 years' experience of maintaining light to heavy mobile equipment, both diesel and gasoline powered, is required
      • Trade School or related mechanical / technical certification preferred
      • Experience with Heavy Duty Mobile Equipment in Mining - Diesel Mechanic certification preferred Physical Requirements
        • Work requires the ability to sit, stand, stoop, walk, long distances, climb ladders, stairs, and bend for extended periods of time (up to 12 hours)
        • High degree of manual dexterity and accuracy required
        • Must be able to use hand tools and electronic test equipment such as multi-meters and scopes
        • Ability to lift up to 60 pounds
        • Walk on all types of surfaces (uneven and/or slippery ground)
        • Ability to climb stairs and ladders
        • Ability to see and hear safety indicators and warnings
        • Visual acuity, speech & hearing, hand & eye coordination
        • Manual dexterity to operate equipment and use basic hand tools
        • Must use proper Personal Protective Equipment as required 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 DISCLAIMER The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Keywords: Martin Marietta - Texas Division, Farmington , Heavy Equipment Diesel Mechanic (Cement Plant), Professions , Gallup, New Mexico

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