Mechanic (Experience Required) Wichita, KS at APAC-Kansas Inc

Posted in Automotive 15 days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Wichita, Kansas

Job Description:

 

City:  ((Wichita))
State:  ((Kansas))
Postal/Zip Code: ((67217))

APAC-Kansas, Inc., Shears Construction, a part of Oldcastle Materials Company, is a multi-million dollar heavy highway contractor that was established in 1874, and has multiple asphalt plants, ready mix plants, rock quarries and sand operations in Kansas.  Shears is diversified with public, private and commercial work including paving, utility, dirt-grading and concrete flat work.  Our valued employees produce quality work and products in a competitive market with safety first at all times.  If you are seeking a rewarding career with challenging work, a variety of responsibilities, potential for advancement and looking for benefits of a large corporation with a small company feel, come join our team. 

<span style="color: green; font-family: "Arial", "sans-serif"; font-size: 13.5pt;">Mechanic<span style="color: green; font-family: "Arial", "sans-serif"; font-size: 10pt;"> <span style="color: green; font-family: "Arial", "sans-serif"; font-size: 10pt;">Do you want to work for a company that values your skills? Do you want to work for a company that values safety above all else? Are you looking for opportunities and benefits of a large corporation with a small company feel? Then Oldcastle Materials is the company for you! Apply for the mechanic position today and jump start your career with the Oldcastle Materials family.<span style="color: green; font-family: "Arial", "sans-serif"; font-size: 10pt;"> <span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">

<span style="color: green; font-family: "Arial", "sans-serif"; font-size: 9pt;">Job Description Summary<span style="color: black; font-family: "Arial", "sans-serif"; font-size: 9pt;"> 

<span style="color: black; font-family: "Arial", "sans-serif"; font-size: 9pt;">The selected candidate will be required to work in a team environment with other co-workers and managers.<span style="color: black; font-family: "Arial", "sans-serif"; font-size: 9pt;"> 

 

·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Ensure a safe work environment in compliance with all safety policies and procedures using the appropriate tools and equipment for the task. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Properly follow all company policies and OSHA / MSA regulations for safe working procedures. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Report any problems to your manager. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Follow directions of manager as to daily tasks and expectations for each specific duty. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Analyze malfunctions and repairs, rebuild and maintain equipment including heavy construction equipment. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Operate and inspect machines and equipment to diagnose defects. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Dismantle and reassemble equipment, using hoists as well as hand power tools. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Examine parts for damage or excessive wear, using micrometers and gauges. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Replace defective engines and sub-assemblies, such as transmissions, electric motors, drums, seals, hydraulic pumps, valves, pistons, rods, gears, etc. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Test overhauled equipment to ensure operating efficiency (must be able to operate all equipment). 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Weld broken parts and structural members. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  May direct workers engaged in cleaning parts and assisting with assembly and disassembly of equipment. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Perform record keeping of time and parts used on the appropriate forms. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Plan work procedures and / or possible solutions such as part redesign, substitution of material or parts and rearrangement of parts or sub-assemblies. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Perform general cleaning of work areas and maintenance areas. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Assist other maintenance department staff in performing the duties necessary to assure the efficiency of operations of equipment / vehicles. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Lift, carry and hold materials, tools and supplies. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Perform other duties as assigned. 



<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">Work Requirements 

The ideal candidate will: 

·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Pass pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Pass a pre-employment “Fit for Work” physical. 

·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Be able to provide valid documentation for the I-9 Immigration document. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Display a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors and the general public at all times. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Be willing to travel and work away from home when required. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Report to work at the designated start time. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Be able to work overtime when required. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Be willing to work outdoors in extreme temperatures, both hot and cold. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Must have valid driver’s license and meet the qualifications of the fleet safety program. CDL preferred. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Strictly adhere to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Have the willingness to work in a team environment and assist co–workers or supervisors with other duties as required. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Wear personal protective equipment (PPE) in designated operations and production areas as stated by OSHA and / or MSHA. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Be at least age 18 years of age due to nature of working environment. 



<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">Education/Experience 

 

·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Two year certificate from college or technical school preferred. 
·<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt;">  Extensive experience in truck and / or heavy equipment maintenance and repair, including diesels, hydraulic systems and electrical systems. 

<span style="color: black; font-family: "Helvetica", "sans-serif"; font-size: 12pt;">Keywords: Kansas; Mechanic; Construction; Wichita

What Oldcastle Offers You


  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion

  • Highly competitive base pay

  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs

  • Group retirement savings program

  • Health and wellness programs

About Oldcastle

Oldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!

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APAC-Kansas, Inc., Shears Construction is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer

 

APAC-Kansas, Inc., Shears Construction is part of the Oldcastlecareers™ network.



 



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