Shop Mechanic (Diesel)
Maintains service operations by inspecting and maintaining Diesel vehicles. Waste equipment experience preferred. Must have the ability to read and repair hydraulic systems along with electrical schematics and repair or connections of circuitry
Summary of essential job functions
- Lays out, positions, and secures parts and assemblies according to specifications, using straightedge, combination square, calipers, and ruler.
- Diesel/Class 8 truck chassis hydraulic schematic and pressure evaluation.
- Maintains vehicle functional condition by listening to operator complaints; conducting inspections; repairing engine failures; repairing mechanical and electrical systems malfunctions; replacing parts and components; repairing body damage.
- Verifies vehicle serviceability by conducting test drives; adjusting controls and systems.
- Complies with state vehicle requirements by testing engine, safety, and combustion control standards.
- Maintains vehicle appearance by cleaning, washing, and painting.
- Maintains vehicle records by recording service and repairs.
- Keeps shop equipment operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs.
- Contains costs by using warranty; evaluating service and parts options.
- Keeps supplies ready by inventorying stock; placing orders; verifying receipt.
- Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical publications.
- Accomplishes maintenance and organization mission by completing related results as needed.
- All other duties as assigned.
- Minimum 18 years of age
- 1-2 years welding experience preferred
- 1-2 years diesel mechanic experience
- Electrical schematic back ground is required
- Must have the ability to read and repair hydraulic systems along with electrical schematics and repair or connections of circuitry.
- Waste collection equipment knowledge will be a large plus for this position
- Handling and Moving Objects — Using hands and arms in handling, installing, positioning, and moving materials, and manipulating things.
- Controlling Machines and Processes — Using either control mechanisms or direct physical activity to operate machines or processes (not including computers or vehicles).
- Getting Information — Observing, receiving, and otherwise obtaining information from all relevant sources.
- Identifying Objects, Actions, and Events — Identifying information by categorizing, estimating, recognizing differences or similarities, and detecting changes in circumstances or events.
- Inspecting Equipment, Structures, or Material — Inspecting equipment, structures, or materials to identify the cause of errors or other problems or defects.
- Performing General Physical Activities — Performing physical activities that require considerable use of your arms and legs and moving your whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of materials.
- Equipment Selection — Determining the kind of tools and equipment needed to do a job.
- Quality Control Analysis — Conducting tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance.
- Equipment Maintenance — Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
- Repairing — Repairing machines or systems using the needed tools.
- Operation and Control — Controlling operations of equipment or systems.
- Mathematics — Using mathematics to solve problems.
- Electrical Schematic Background: 1 year
|Wastebuilt Environmental Solutions
Program Coordinator – Arm Rebuild
Do you possess or have mechanical knowledge?
Are you comfortable working in a repair/fabrication shop?
Have you ever done load planning?
Than we are interested in you…..this is not a desk or IT Job
- Schedules and coordinates flow of work within or between facilities to expedite production: Develop a master production schedule and work orders, establishes priorities for specific customer orders or revises schedule according to work order specifications, established priorities, and availability or capability of workers, parts, material, machines, and equipment.
- Develop a program plan, ensure its smooth implementation, and manage the team’s performance of project tasks and activities.
- Manage the program budget through the passing of timely orders, the preparation of monthly forecasts and the monitoring of expenditures.
- Distributes work orders to facilities, denoting number, type, and proposed completion date of units to be produced.
- Assist National Service Manager to instill team work mindset within the team
Compile reports concerning progress of work and downtime due to failures of machines and equipment.
- Confers with facility manager to determine progress of work and to provide information on changes or delivery dates.
- Maintains inventory of materials and parts needed to complete arm rebuilds at each facility
- Act as a trusted advisor and partner to develop and meet the company’s mission and strategic goals.
- Monitor and drive planning activity to ensure timely execution. Regularly reviews and communicates facility performance. Takes action where needed to meet department and corporate goals and strategies.
- Develops, monitors and manages Production Plan by interfacing with facilities, National Service Manager and Operations.
- Responsible for accurately loading and maintaining internal order entry and related shop orders into company ERP system.
- Utilizes the ERP system to plan and release work orders to the shop floor in a timely manner which allows customer’s needs to be met.
- Mitigates risks by understanding job status and communicating potential issues to interested and affected parties.
- Aligns materials with production plan and interfaces with buying team on potential or actual shortages.
- Initiates, leads or participates in project team meetings, providing needed status/input to meet customer on-time delivery requirements
- Assists in resolving material requirement discrepancies and unexpected out of stock situations.
- Initiates scheduling of shipments via the notification of shipment process.
- Perform work order close and job closure functions in the company ERP system.
- Ensure that all data and information is updated, well organized and easily accessible; and that lessons learnt and best practices are capitalized.
- Perform other duties as assigned to support the goals and objectives of the organization.
Essential Skills and Experience:
- BS/BA in Business, or Supply Chain Management, or related degree.
- Minimum of 5 years of experience in manufacturing planning, preferably in a related industry.
- Strong problem solving skills.
- Strong leadership skills. Minimum of 3 years previous management experience.
- Strong numerical and analytic reasoning capability.
- Well-developed written and oral communications skills.
- Knowledge of logistics
- Good interpersonal skills with the ability to get along with a diverse workforce and interface with all levels of the organization.
- Strong organizational and project management skills and ability to handle multiple priorities that can change quickly.
- Strong computer skills in Microsoft Office Suite, ERP systems, and databases
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.
Wastebuilt is EOE/M/F/D/V