Mechanical Technician - Wheeling - job 635977

Continental

Date: 02/23/2021

City: Wheeling, West Virginia

Employment type: Full-time

Job Description


SUMMARY:


Provides scheduled and emergency/unscheduled repairs to customer conveyor systems. Demonstrates skills including but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, fabrication/welding, pneumatic and hydraulic troubleshooting. Reads and interprets equipment manuals, blue prints and work orders to perform required maintenance and service. Conducts conveyor systems setup/review, troubleshooting, repairs and preventive maintenance services. Complies with all government regulatory requirements, including but not limited to OSHA, MSHA and DOT. Performs other duties as assigned by management and/or as needed.


QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.



  • Strong mechanical background, including bearing installation, fluid power knowledge and best practices of component interchange.

  • Basic knowledge of blueprint reading and general knowledge of customers' conveyor systems.

  • Performs welding-SMAW, GMAW and TIG. OXY, PLASMA and AIR ARC cutting as required.

  • Demonstrates proper rigging and signaling for hoisting operations.

  • Observes conveyor system operations to detect defects or component malfunction.

  • General knowledge of laser alignment technology.

  • General fabrication and layout abilities.


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. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 35-40 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 35-40 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move 50+ pounds.


WORK ENVIRONMENT:


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works near moving mechanical parts, conveyors, cranes. Also exposed to working at heights and moving vehicles in and out of the mining or industrial environments. The noise level in the work environments is usually loud, and hearing protection may be required. Temperatures may be extreme in all seasons, from subzero to in excess of 100 degrees.


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Job Requirements


GENERAL JOB REQUIREMENTS include, but are not limited to:



  • Good housekeeping practices.

  • Able to work well with a group.

  • Promotes safety throughout the team.

  • Safely operates equipment needed to perform job.

  • Performs related duties as assigned by supervision.

  • Ability to work nights and weekends.

  • Ability to travel up to 50% of time.


EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE: High School diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred; three to six years related experience and/or training preferred.


GENERAL JOB REQUIREMENTS include, but are not limited to:



  • Good housekeeping practices.

  • Able to work well with a group.

  • Promotes safety throughout the team.

  • Safely operates equipment needed to perform job.

  • Performs related duties as assigned by supervision.

  • Ability to work nights and weekends.

  • Ability to travel up to 50% of time.


Basic Qualifications



  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visa, now or in the future, for this job opening.

  • Successful completion of post offer drug test and background check.


EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE: High School diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred; three to six years related experience and/or training preferred.


MATHEMATICAL SKILLS: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to read and interpret metal rule.


EEO Statement


EEO / AA / Disabled / Protected Veteran Employer. Continental offers equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals, without regard to unlawful consideration to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law. In addition, as a federal contractor, Continental complies with government regulations, including affirmative action responsibilities, where they apply. To be considered, you must apply for a specific position for which Continental has a current posted job opening. Qualifying applications will be considered only for the specific opening(s) to which you apply. If you would like to be considered for additional or future job openings, we encourage you to reapply for other opportunities as they become available. Further, Continental provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with a disability. If you need assistance in the application process, please reply to Careers@conti-na.com or contact US Recruiting at 248.209.7425. This telephone line and email address are reserved solely for job seekers with disabilities requesting accessibility assistance or an accommodation in the job application process. Please do not call about the status of your job application, if you do not require accessibility assistance or an accommodation. Messages left for other purposes, such as following up on an application or non-disability related technical issues, will not receive a call back.


About Continental


The Business Area ContiTech develops, produces and markets products, systems and intelligent components made from rubber, plastic, metal and textiles. These products are used in mining, the agricultural industry, railway engineering mechanical and plant engineering, the automotive industry and other important sectors of the future.


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