Field Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Employer
Sargent Corporation
Location
Ashland, VA
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Jul 17, 2017
Industry
Automotive
Hours
Full Time
Field Heavy Equipment Mechanic Job Duties and Responsibilities include: Repair of heavy trucks and construction equipment (ie, excavators, Dozers, Rollers, Off Road Dump Trucks etc.) Test repaired equipment to ensure operating correctly Trouble shoot, diagnose and repair multiple pieces of equipment Dismantle and reassemble equipment. Repair hydraulic systems. Welding as needed Find malfunctions in equipment with the use of testing instruments, dials, and gauges. Use hydraulic jacks or hoists in order to raise heavy equipment or trucks. Fix and or move different safety devices. Change oil, check batteries, lubricate equipment and machinery. Read operating manuals, blueprints and technical drawings Perform various other duties as assigned by supervisor. Physical Requirements: Must be able to lift up to 60 pounds Continuous standing and walking required Must be able to climb ladders and/or steps on equipment to access areas to be repaired. Must be able to bend, squat, kneel and crawl. Must be able to work in dirty, greasy, noisy, cold, hot and humid working conditions. Must have the ability to reach, lift and perform work above shoulder height-and the ability to work on uneven surfaces and confined spaces. Must Have a valid Drivers License To Apply please visit: apply-sargent-corporation-today/ Richmond Times-Dispatch. , Location: Ashland, VA - 23005