Zachry Construction Corporation Heavy Construction Equipment Mechanic - Concrete Paving in Grand Prairie, Texas
Extraordinary commitment runs deep at Zachry. Here, dedicated men and women have the opportunity to work on challenging projects alongside those who value innovation and support team efforts in all our endeavors. We take care of our team members as family, within a culture of service where we do the right thing because it is the right thing to do. Our core values are at the center of every decision we make:
Every Person Matters
Together We Can Do Great Things
This Is More Than a Job
A Heavy Construction Field Mechanic is needed to join our talented team in the Grand Prairie, TX area. FIVE plus years of recent Construction Field Mechanic experience is preferred. Ability to work on Caterpillar, John Deere, Link-Belt, Manitowoc/Grove, Gomaco, and other major manufacturer equipment. Zachry provides safe, secure, and productive opportunities for motivated employees.
Interpret parts and service manuals in order to properly diagnose repairs needed as well as order appropriate parts
Maintain accurate record keeping of all daily tasks
Work safely and follow all instructions related to company policies and regulatory agencies during the performance of duties
Perform visual inspections on equipment and provide written reports of conditions and deficiencies
Produce clean and accurate work
Must be responsible and dependable
Keep the work area clean
This job summary is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by individuals assigned to this position. The job summary is not intended to be an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required .
Required Skills & Experience
5 plus years of experience in the Heavy Equipment Maintenance industry or an educational degree in Diesel related technical courses is preferred
Provide own hand tools (up to 1 ½” wrenches and sockets) and storage necessary to perform preventative maintenance on heavy equipment (larger tools will be supplied by Zachry)
Effective written and verbal communication skills
Self-motivated and capable of following directions and effectively working in a team environment
Ability to recognize and react to safety-related issues
Ability to work on Caterpillar, John Deere, Link-Belt, Manitowoc/Grove, Gomaco, and other major equipment manufacturer machinery
Troubleshooting and/or diagnostic skills for Engine, Transmission/Drivetrain, Hydraulic, Electrical, A/C, On Board Computer, and Electronic Control Module
Welding / Fabricating experience a plus
Computer skills a plus
A good attitude is a MUST
Flexibility and willingness to work nights or weekends as needed
Benefits and EOE
Zachry offers an industry-leading benefits package for our employees and their families.
Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life insurance
401k, Paid leave, and Bonus Program
Company-paid short-term and long-term disability insurance
Employee assistance program
For additional company information, please visit www.zachrycorp.com
Zachry Construction Corporation performs heavy civil work throughout the United States and relocation is sometimes required for continuous employment opportunities.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status.
Notice to Staffing Agencies Zachry Construction Corporation and its subsidiaries (Zachry) will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. Any unsolicited resumes sent to Zachry, including unsolicited resumes sent to a Zachry mailing address or email address, directly to Zachry employees, or to Zachry’s resume database will be considered Zachry property. Zachry will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume. Zachry will consider any candidate for whom an Agency has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Agency free of any charges or fees. Agencies must obtain advance written approval from Zachry’s recruiting function to submit resumes, and then only in conjunction with a valid, fully executed contract for service and in response to a specific job opening. Zachry will not pay a fee to any Agency that does not have such agreement in place. Agency agreements will only be valid if in writing and signed by Zachry’s Human Resources Representative or his/her designee. No other Zachry employee is authorized to bind Zachry to any agreement regarding placement of candidates by Agency.