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Ash Grove Cement Company Maintenance Mechanic - Seattle, WA - 437540 in Seattle, Washington

Job ID: 437540Ash Grove Cement, a CRH company, provides Portland and masonry cements to help build the foundation and infrastructure for the world around us. We ship millions of tons of cement from our plants and network of terminals located across North America. When you work for Ash Grove, you are connecting to something bigger. We stand together to reinvent the way our world is built. Join our team and help Ash Grove build America. Entry-level mechanics start at a rate of $34.97 per hour. There is an opportunity to go higher with skill-based increases . In addition, Ash Grove offers a competitive benefits package. Job SummaryYou will be a part of a dynamic team responsible for every mechanical system in a heavy industrial environment at Ash Grove Cement's Seattle plant. From major mill overhauls to conveying equipment of all kinds this position has it all. We perform preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, repairs, perform new installations and provide support for a multitude of other plant needs. The majority of work is completed as a part of a team. However, there are plenty of opportunities to work solo on certain projects. Each member of the team is expected to become proficient in every skill set required for our normal job duties. On-the-job training is provided for all duties. You will need a willingness to learn and a positive attitude is required. There will be times of required overtime and on occasion a change of work schedule. We have a rotating callout schedule.Essential Functions *Performs rebuilds, repairs, removal, and installation on the following but not limited to gearboxes, pneumatic cylinders, air slides, valves, compressors, screw conveyors, hydraulic equipment, raw mill, finish mill, kiln, etc. *Performs welding, fabrication, layout, pipe fitting, and plumbing. *Installation & alignment of critical equipment for reliable operation. *Documentation and paperwork regarding repairs and follow-up on equipment deficiencies to be entered into CMS. This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow all instructions of his/her supervisor and to perform other work assignments related to plant operations as requested. ISO 14001 Training Plan The Mechanical Specialist must become familiar with and participate in initial and annual training for ISO 14001 requirements.MSHA Policies (Mine Safety & Health Administration)Mechanical Specialists must become familiar with MSHA part 46 safety and training policies.Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities *High school graduation or equivalent *Knowledge of mechanical procedures and techniques, including (but not limited to) rigging, machinery alignment, bearing and seal replacement, lubrication, and reconditioning of parts for overhaul or preventative maintenance purposes *Skilled in welding and fabrication. *Skilled in the use of hand and power tools *Ability to read blueprints, drawings, and diagrams for mechanical maintenance and repairs. *Knowledge of and ability to perform arithmetic which may include algebra and geometry. *Ability to read, interpret and follow instructional and maintenance manuals *Communication and problem-solving skills Preferred Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities *Associates degree, or equivalent, in the technical area of mechanical repair & maintenance *Two years of maintenance/mechanical work experience in a similar industrial environment. *Knowledge of maintenance machine shop and millwright procedures and techniques *Experience in a sim

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