Holcim (US) Inc. Mechanical Technician in Florence, Colorado
All duties are performed in a work-safe manner; plant safety rules are followed, and individual works as a team member. The primary responsibilities of this position are: keeping all plant production and service equipment in reliable operating condition and maintenance of equipment on the Plant.
Demonstrates a commitment to communicating, improving and adhering to safety policies in all work environments and areas
Practice and promote safety in such way as including but not limited to; assessing risks before starting tasks, only performing authorized activities, utilizing appropriate PPE.
Exercise and encourage core values including but not limited to; developing self and coaching others by inspiration and empowerment
Performs maintenance work on plant production and service equipment
Maintains tools used within department
Responsible for repair and elimination of product spillage
Operates equipment such as a forklift, skid loader, and teleforker
Operates heavy equipment such as chainfalls and comealongs
Must be able to work overtime as necessary
Must be able to work independently as well as in teams
Performs electric arc welding
Understand and comply with Environmental Health & Safety (EHS policies to assure that environmental, health, and safety are the first priority of the business. Actively support key safety initiatives at the facility and assist the department as needed to improve EHS performance and results
Performs maintenance duties in accordance with safety procedures
Performs maintenance duties following standard work instructions to ensure proper utilization
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
Required Education : High School diploma/GED
Required Work Experience: 1-3 years
Licenses Preferred: Valid Driver’s License Required
Required Computer and Software Skills: Basic knowledge about computers, Microsoft Office and SAP
Prior cement plant experience or the equivalent to be familiar with all processes, locations and functions
Must pass Bennett Comprehension Test
Knowledge of mechanic, replace defective parts of a machine, adjust clearances and alignment of moving parts.
Experience on Align machines and equipment, using hoists, jacks, hand tools, squares, rules, micrometers, etc..
Understand, read and interpret blueprints, schematics and detailed repair drawings related to construction and able to draw mechanic parts to be built.
Must take Ferris State Evaluation Test and agree to a program of further education to strengthen weaknesses detected in the evaluation
Willingness to engage in a program of formal training to progress to journeyman status
Knowledgeable in the Plant safety procedures and regulations
Must be proficient in the safe usage of the basic tools of the position
While performing the duties of this job the employee must be able to travel through a cement plant, i.e., walk over obstacles, climb stairs and ladders, lift heavy or awkward parts, wear personal protective equipment (hardhat, safety glasses, fall protection, respirators, etc.), work in outside weather conditions with exposure to extreme cold and heat.
Ability to carry out Welding, Oxy Cutting, fabrication, and basic machining jobs.
Able to perform lifting & rigging activities
Ability to communicate effectively with all levels
Ability to carry out corrective maintenance in the following equipment:Bucket Elevator maintenanceBelt Conveyor maintenanceHopper/Chute/Casing maintenanceCrusher maintenanceStacker maintenanceReclaimer maintenanceGeneral Gearbox maintenanceBlower, Compressor & Dryer maintenanceBag filter maintenanceAir slide maintenanceApron Feeder maintenanceFan maintenanceChain Conveyor maintenanceScrew Conveyor maintenanceLubrication equipment and hydraulic systemTool applicationValves & fittingsBearing removal & installationPump maintenanceAir Blaster maintenance
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Position Type Hourly Full-Time
# of Openings 1
Requisition ID 2020-9439
Product Line Cement
Job Locations US-CO-Florence
Company Holcim (US) Inc.