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Job Summary Perform maintenance and repair of various types of mobile equipment in Company shops or on public roadways as necessary. Maximize equipment availability through the use of efficient and proactive preventative maintenance programs. Increasing responsibilities per job grade as indicated below. Essential AccountabilitiesDiagnose problems and perform mechanical repair and maintenance to various types of equipment including but not limited to: tires, ready mix concrete trucks, heavy construction equipment and passenger vehiclesOperate and inspect equipment to diagnose defectsPerform routine preventative maintenance such as lubricating, oil changes, and failure analysisRebuild or fabricate parts as neededCreate work orders on repairs and services providing legible and accurate information for work performedCoordinate with location supervisor and review Vehicle Condition Reports (VCR's), to prioritize work accordinglyInput daily repair reports into software based tracking programCommunicate with drivers and plant managers to ensure adherence to preventative vehicle maintenance policies and practicesUse a wide variety of hand and power tools, cutting torches and welding equipmentOrder parts from approved vendors and drive Company pick-up/repair truck to pick up partsOperate fixed and mobile equipment as necessaryMay assist in the maintenance and repair of fixed equipmentComply with all Safety, Health, Environmental and other Company policies, procedures and requirementsPerform other duties as directed by supervisor Other Duties: Performs duties safely, responsibly and proficientlyMaintains good housekeeping practices in plant, tool and parts house and shop areasFollows lube manual and guidelines and plant equipment service manualsPerforms a variety of duties as directed in addition to those described hereinReviews lubrication reports and service records and under close supervision performs oil lube and filter service on all assigned equipment as directedIncumbent should be able to stand, walk, or sit for extended periods of time; grip, climb, reach, shovel, squat, crawl, or pull, push, as well as, bend and lift at least 45 poundsIncumbent must be able to work in outdoor weather conditions of heat and coldMay be subject to wearing a respiratorFrequently works near moving, mechanical parts, and vehicular trafficThe employee may work in high and/or precarious places or cramped work space that requires getting into awkward positionsMust be able to work required overtime and flexible work scheduleMust be able to speak, read, and have a working knowledge of the English language Minimum Qualifications: Education: High school diploma or equivalent; completion of diesel mechanic school preferred Experience: Minimum two (2) years' experience in the construction/mining/concrete industry preferred License: Valid Class "A" or Class "B" commercial driver's license would be helpful Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:Must be computer literateMust have a thorough knowledge of all aspects of engine repair, driveline components and hydraulic, electrical, mechanical, and pneumatics systemsMust be knowledgeable in principles of welding, sandblasting, and spray paintingMust have CDL and be DOT qualifiedMust be able to operate a ready-mix concrete truck Working Conditions: This position requires knowledge and awareness of construction and industrial sites. Protective gear will be required where appropriate. Position requires ability to work at multiple sites and varying start times dependent on business needs. Some weekend work required.
Argos USA is a high-quality cement and ready-mixed concrete company serving North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Virginia, Texas, Florida, and Arkansas. A proud history of innovative products, unparalleled expertise and exceptional customer service has made us an integral partner to our customers in residential, commercial, infrastructure and other public works applications.
We support our customers' drive for sustainable building solutions with eco-friendly concrete products and expertise on requirements for LEED certification of buildings using concrete construction.
We are amongst the largest ready-mixed concrete producers in the United States, with a capacity of nearly 10 million cubic meters per year. We have over 300 concrete plants concentrated in two geographic areas. In the southeastern part of the U.S., we operate in North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, and portions of Alabama, Mississippi, Florida, and Virginia. In the south central part of the U.S., we have operations in the Houston and Dallas-Fort Worth markets in Texas and Little Rock, Arkansas.
We are also one of the largest cement producer in the southeastern U.S., producing 3.2 million metric tons of cement per year with facilities in Texas, Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, Mississippi, Florida, and North Carolina. Argos has five rail terminals (three in Georgia, one in Mississippi, one in North Carolina); and terminals with port facilities in Mobile, Alabama; Houston, Texas and Wilmington, North Carolina.
Today, as Argos, we are part of a strong, integrated brand providing cement, concrete and aggregates in the Americas and the Caribbean. Under the Argos brand, we are building on our heritage of excellence to create an even stronger future.
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