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Maintenance Technician - Sauget, IL at Oldcastle APG Inc

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Sauget, Illinois





Job Description:

 

Job ID:  152838

Lawn & Garden,  a CRH company, a division within Oldcastle APG, is one of the largest manufacturers of bagged and bulk decorative mulch, soil, stone, and limestone products in the nation with over 40 production facilities.  We take pride in serving a diverse group of customers including independent garden centers, mass retailers, landscapers, contractors, and homeowners.

Essential Duties / Responsibilities

 


  • Install, adjust and repair production equipment 

  • Weld (ARC, MIG) and use cutting torch

  • Repair and replace gears, drives, bearings, belts, chains, shafts, etc.

  • Operate a variety of hand/power tools to repair, grease, weld, cut and change parts as assigned

  • Electrical work including PLC troubleshooting, motor controls, and circuit testing

  • Repair/troubleshoot hydraulic cylinders, flow problems, solenoids and pumps

  • Observe equipment and listen to sounds to determine proper functioning or identify caused of trouble

  • Rebuild production molds

  • Perform general repairs to plant structure

  • Keep work area in a clean and orderly condition

  • Other duties and responsibilities related to the nature of the job may be assigned on a temporary or permanent basis as needed

     

Requirements / Education / Experience

 


  • High school diploma/equivalent or equivalent in training, education or experience

  • Technical or vocational school certification or equivalent in training or experience

  • Ability to read and interpret instructions and operations manuals and follow step by step instructions

  • Skilled in the use of hand and power tools

  • Knowledge of hydraulics, mechanics, electricity, welding, or related fields

     

Physical Requirements

 


  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to speak or hear

  • The employee will be required to stand for extended periods of time

  • The employee must have the ability to lift and/or move up to 65 lbs. from the ground level. The need to lift over 65 lbs. may arise from time to time – should this be the case, employees should engage in team lifting and/or use the provided equipment to safely lift  

  • The employee must have the capability to perform physical activities that require considerable use of arms, legs, and your whole body – bending, crouching, climbing - using steps and ladders, pushing pulling, stooping and reaching

What CRH Americas Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay

  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs

  • Group retirement savings program

  • Health and wellness programs

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

About CRH Americas

CRH Americas 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 CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

Lawn & Garden, a CRH company, 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 CRH family!

CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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