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Mobile Mechanic

Office
TXDeso
Location
Grand Prairie TX
Job Category
Light Industrial
Compensation
$18.00 (hourly)
Hours per Week
40
Duration
Long term
Date Posted
05/22/2020
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Mobile Mechanic

Office
TXDeso
Location
Grand Prairie TX
Job Category
Light Industrial
Compensation
$18.00 (hourly)
Hours per Week
40
Duration
Long term
Date Posted
05/22/2020

Mobile Mechanic

Job Description

Marathon Staffing is seeking a qualified Mobile Mechanic IMMEDIATELY!

Marathon is a growing workforce solutions provider with over twenty offices nationwide offering employees amazing flexibility in exploring new opportunities, learning new skills through on the job training, and peace of mind working with a team with over 30 years of experience

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

· Participate in safety programs

· working to repair and maintain air compressors, dryers, trucks, forklifts and pallet jacks. Assists with installation of new equipment.

· Maintain all job site equipment in a good, clean, orderly condition and reports all deficiencies to supervisor

· Maintains and cleans equipment, performs required inspections, completes paperwork, and assumes accountability

· Dismantle equipment to gain access to and remove defective parts using hoists,

· Follow OSHA and HAZMAT rules and regulations

· Takes proactive steps to make improvements to plant equipment and processes.

· Follows standard safety procedures, correct safety and environmental hazards, and report them to supervision as necessary.

· Recommends improvements in maintenance methods, working to reduce cost of replacement/repair whenever possible

· Lubricate & clean parts

· Test and troubleshoot malfunctioning machinery, determine repairs and discuss with Head Mechanic for approval and repair as needed

· Ability to operate welder, cutting torch, electrical/power and manual hand tools for repairs.

· Be able to fix minor electrical problems

· This position will require overtime during planned maintenance outages and during plant outages.

· Reads, understands, and applies information such as lockout/tagout procedures, safety rules, job hazard analyses, pre-job briefings, operating and maintenance instructions and procedures manuals.

Qualifications

Understand basic electrical and hydraulic schematics
Properly use tools like electrical meters, hydraulic gauges, and lifting equipment
Capable of lifting 50 pounds
Welding/fabrication experience
Must know how to safely work around and with heavy equipment/object
Able to measure accurately with calipers, feeler gauges, and tape measures
Be willing to do some out of town travel (usually less than 5 days per trip)
Be able to work 40+hours per week
Experience:

Relevant: 1 year (Preferred)
Manufacturing environment: 3 years (Preferred)
Forklift Driving: 3 years (Preferred)
· Repairing Forklifts weighing 5,000lbs-80,000lbs

· Repaired Heavy Equipment: Cranes

Welding: 3 years (Preferred)
Ability to arc welding and cutting torch experience
Service Tech: 3 years (Preferred)
Ability to read simple electrical / mechanical drawings
Communicates effectively
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS AND WORKING CONDITIONS

· Must be able to work in extreme temperatures and will be exposed to heat, cold, wind, rain, dust, confined spaces, elevated areas, dirt

· Must be able to lift a minimum of 35 lbs. and up to 100 lbs. occasionally*

· Must be able to sit for extended periods

· Must be able to work on feet for extended periods*

· Must be capable of using protective equipment such as hard hats, safety glasses/goggles, safety shoes, hearing protection, air masks, respirators, etc. in the performance of job duties* *

· All employees are required to comply with the Substance Abuse policy, which includes but is not limited to a post-offer drug screen and physical examination*

· Takes the initiative to get things done.
About Marathon

Marathon is one of the largest regional employers, supplying temporary, on-site, contract, contract to hire and direct hire employees to companies throughout the United States. We have over three decades of staffing experience and place over 15,000 team members annually. Our offices are located in Alabama, Arizona, California, Massachusetts, Nevada, Ohio, South Carolina and Texas.

Marathon exists to help people achieve.

MARATHON IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Contact Us
Desoto/Dallas Area
1801 N. Hampton Road, Suite 331, Desoto, TX 75115
Phone: 972-905-4640
Fax Number: 972-905-4644
For more information about this position, email Janelle R Myrick
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