Mechanic

 

Job ID:  129483

 

Based in Greensboro, North Carolina, Thompson-Arthur Paving and Construction, an Oldcastle Materials Company, is a leading provider of high-quality asphalt paving services. In addition to paving services, we provide stone base construction, bridge construction, curb and gutter construction, site utilities, complete site development and sand products. We have been proudly serving the Triad area for over half a century. By being a part of the Oldcastle family, we are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that come together to form Oldcastle.  Oldcastle is the number one asphalt producer, the third-largest aggregates producer, and one of the top 5 ready mixed concrete producers in the United States.  Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

Mechanic
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Job Description Summary

  • Multi-functional position, incorporating the performance of mechanic duties on various pieces of machinery and operating equipment.

Requirements

  • Repair of construction equipment: assembly, adjustments, maintenance, and possible welding on all types of construction equipment such as internal combustion engine, air compressors, pumps, concrete mixers, heavy earth moving equipment, rock crushers, and paving equipment.
  • Lubrication on oil, air and fuel filtration, grease points and capacities, and inspection techniques to detect abnormal conditions.
  • Body work and painting procedures.
  • Operation and service of fuel injector pumps and nozzles, and engine governors.
  • Assist in complete overhaul and testing of gas and diesel engines.
  • Assist in the complete overhaul of various mechanisms used to transfer engineer horsepower to active effort.
  • Assist in the complete overhaul of the various air cooled engines and their applications, as well as various starters, generators, and voltage regulators.
  • Assist in the repair and overhaul of various heavy equipment which will include crawler and wheel tractors, portable cranes, brooms, front end loaders, rollers, subgrade mixers, motor grades, compactors, pumps and air compressors.
  • Ability to work with day, night, or out-of-town crews to make repairs necessary in the field and to perform preventive maintenance practices necessary to increase service life of equipment.
  • Ability to weld and burn equipment and operations of lathes, saws, shapers, grinders, and presses.
  • Heavy equipment parts familiarization including: parts catalogs, procurement, handling, storage, and cost of heavy equipment parts.
  • Attendance required according to company attendance policy to ensure crew is able to operate at normal efficiency level.
  • Attitude/Cooperation: Must always maintain a courteous and professional manner with co-workers, customers, public.
  • Ability to be flexible with last minute schedule changes, location changes, time of shift changes. Overtime work required. Out of town/county/state work may be required.
  • Initiative to perform/assist with other positions for job completion.
  • Must pass drug test and criminal background check.

 

 

Education/Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred, but not required.
  • Must provide own tools to utilize in position.

 

What Oldcastle offers you

  • Competitive Wages
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and disability benefits programs
  • Retirement savings plan with company match
  • Health and wellness programs
  • Opportunities for growth, development, and promotion



About Oldcastle


Thompson-Arthur Paving & Construction , a division of Oldcastle Materials, is one of the hundreds of businesses that comprise the Oldcastle family. As the leading vertically integrated supplier of aggregates, asphalt, ready mixed concrete, and paving services, Oldcastle is one of North America’s largest corporations. Oldcastle’s decentralized, diversified structure, allows employees to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise. Whether we’re safely paving miles of interstate, building two thousand-foot-long bridges or constructing roads through national parks, Oldcastle Materials’ continued investment in people, performance and communities has positioned us as an industry leader.

 

Oldcastle Materials 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! Through the use of various tools, including our online applicant tracking system, which allows you to view and to track your application status 24 hours a day, Thompson-Arthur Paving & Construction leverages itself to recruit the most dependable, qualified and experienced job seekers in the market!


Thompson-Arthur Paving & Construction an Equal Employment Opportunity employer

 

 

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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Thompson-Arthur Paving is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Company
Oldcastle Inc
Posted
04/06/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Greensboro, North Carolina 27401, US