OldCastle Heavy Equipment Mechanic Intern-Walworth in Walworth, New York

Heavy Equipment Mechanic Intern-Walworth

Location: Walworth, NY, US, 14568

Company: The Dolomite Group

City: Walworth

State: New York

Postal/Zip Code:14568

Come join Dolomite Products Co., Inc. and begin the rest of your future with us. Dolomite’s recruiting Vision Statement is to provide a World Class development program that attracts, retains, and produces emerging leaders within Dolomite and throughout Oldcastle. By combining a whole company approach with individual mentorship, formal and hands on education, we provide an opportunity for our employees to be immersed in our cultural values that have lead us to profitability and success. Start your career today and apply!!

SUMMARY INTERN

This is an intern position involving the safe and efficient diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul mobile equipment including, bulldozers, loaders, haul trucks, excavators and other quarry equipment.

Job Summary

  • Learn and follow safety regulations

  • Ability to learn and train for all aspects of the position.

  • Repair and replace damaged or worn parts.

  • Dismantle and reassemble heavy equipment using hoists and hand tools.

  • Operate and inspect machines or heavy equipment to diagnose defects.

  • Test mechanical products and equipment after repair or assembly to ensure proper performance and compliance with manufacturers' specifications.

  • Clean, lubricate, and perform other routine maintenance work on equipment and vehicles.

  • Read and understand operating manuals, blueprints, and technical drawings.

  • Diagnose faults or malfunctions to determine required repairs, using engine diagnostic equipment such as computerized test equipment and calibration devices.

  • Examine parts for damage or excessive wear, using micrometers and gauges.

  • Perform routine maintenance such as changing oil, changing filters, taking oil samples, checking batteries, and lubricating equipment and machinery.

Critical Skills and Qualifications

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Developed analytical and problem-solving abilities

  • Substantial interpersonal skills

  • Self-motivation and ability to work with minimal supervision

  • Priority emphasis and strong time management skills

Other Requirements

  • Display a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors, and the general public at all times.

  • Be able to interact with vendors, plant employees, and different levels of management

  • Wear personal protective equipment (PPE) in designated operations and production areas as stated by OSHA and / or MSHA.

  • Maintain current driver’s license

  • Be goal orientated and a self-starter

  • Be able to work independently, safely, have strong organization skills, and have a strong work ethic

  • Strict adherence to Dolomite policies and procedures as outlined in the Employee Manual. Ensure compliance with company policies or procedures for product transit or delivery

  • Abide by Dolomite established Guiding Principles: Integrity, Communication, Recognition, Action and Results Oriented, Positive Attitude, Work Ethic, Growth and Development, and Commitment.

  • Strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Environmental, Health & Safety Manual.

  • Willingness to work in a team environment and assist co-workers or supervisors with other duties as required.

  • Perform other duties as assigned

PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT

Individuals are required to wear personal protective equipment in designated operations and production areas as stated by OSHA and/or MSHA. Protective equipment that may be required, but not limited to: Fall Protection, Gloves, Hard Hat, Hearing Protection, Padlocks for Lockout/Tagout, Respiratory Protection, Safety (hard toe) Shoes.

QUALIFICATION / REQUIREMENTS

Individuals must possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities or be able to explain and demonstrate that they can perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations, using some combination of skills and abilities.

A strong commitment to safety and adherence to applicable federal, state and local regulations is a must.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; sit; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to sit and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include distance vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception. Work may occasionally require working at heights.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works near moving mechanical parts and in outside weather conditions and is occasionally exposed to wet, humid condition airborne particles, and extreme heat or cold. The employee is occasionally exposed to vibration.

The noise level in the work environment is occasionally very loud and may require protective equipment.

Education and/or Experience

High school diploma or GED required. Certificate or degree in Heavy Highway or Diesel Mechanic preferred. Some experience within a heavy equipment mechanic environment desired. Welding, torching, mechanically inclined, heavy highway experience preferred. A valid State CDL-license a plus. Understanding of leadership skills and strong communication skills a plus

Communication & Language Skills

Getting Information — observing, receiving, and otherwise obtaining information from all relevant sources

Ability to read and speak the English language sufficiently to comprehend and communicate to others the requirements of technical specifications, regulations, reports, and manuals.

Coordination Skills

Handling and Moving Objects — Using hands and arms in handling, installing, positioning, and moving materials, and manipulating things.

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.

Repairing and Maintaining Mechanical Equipment — Servicing, repairing, adjusting, and testing machines, devices, moving parts, and equipment that operate primarily on the basis of mechanical (not electronic) principles.

Qualification Requirements

Individuals must possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities or be able to explain and demonstrate that they can perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations, using some combination of skills and abilities.

Reasoning Ability

Active listening — Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate

Speaking — Talking to others to convey information effectively.

Critical Thinking — Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.

Complex Problem Solving — Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.

Judgment and Decision Making — Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.

Monitoring — Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.

Systems Analysis — Determining how a system should work and how changes in conditions, operations, and the environment will affect outcomes

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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