Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Lehigh Hanson San Diego , CA 92140

Posted 3 months ago

Primary Location

San Diego-CA

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 role 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

Lehigh Hanson is looking for a qualified Heavy Equipment Mechanic.

The Mechanic will repair and maintain mobile mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment, such as bulldozers, front-end loaders, trucks, cranes, and graders used in quarry operations.

  • Perform diesel and gasoline engine repairs and diagnose and perform power train component repairs

  • Inspect equipment for proper functional use and perform preventative maintenance duties per manufacturer's specifications.

  • Troubleshoot and perform hydraulic system repairs

  • Perform specialized component repairs such as hydraulic and mechanical drives

  • Make minor repairs including welding and cutting

  • Knowledge of truck air brake systems and ability to diagnose and repair problems

  • Ability to read, understand and apply all schematics, drawings, technical applications and logic

  • Maintain, repair, troubleshoot, install and replace all mechanical electrical and electronic equipment related to mobile equipment, stationary engines and associated equipment

  • Maintain proper tool/parts inventory for specified jobs.

  • Complete maintenance projects in a timely manner to ensure production goals.

  • Maintain up to date written or data input spreadsheets on all equipment repairs.

  • Ensure that all equipment repairs are performed accurately to the manufacturer standards.

  • Performs other miscellaneous mechanical and maintenance duties as assigned.

  • Work with outside contractors on special projects as required

  • Basic computer skills required

This position will be based in San Diego.

HERE'S WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Formal technical training preferred

  • At least five years' experience as a mechanic with welding background in a related industry; strong electrical background a definite plus.

  • Knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatics and mechanical moving parts (chains, bearings and rollers).

  • Experienced in Preventative Maintenance Programs

  • Must have own hand tools

  • Must be able to diagnoses equipment malfunctions and makes repairs and/or adjustments as needed.

  • Able to work all shifts

  • Experience with loaders, dozers, and cranes preferred

BRING YOUR HUMBLE OVERACHIEVER ATTITUDE AND LET'S ELEVATE OUR COMPANY EVEN HIGHER!

At Lehigh Hanson, we care a great deal about your health which is why there is no waiting period to participate in highly competitive medical, dental, vision, and life insurance programs. In addition, we offer a 401(k) retirement savings plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions.


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