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Shop Mechanic

Company: Landmark Construction Services
Location: North Charleston
Posted on: January 25, 2023

Job Description:

Position Title: Shop Mechanic
Location: North Charleston, SC
Job Category: SHOP
Date Posted: 09/19/2022
Salary Interval: HOURLY FULL TIME

Application Instructions HIRING RANGE IS $25.00 - $32.00 This application will be given every consideration, but its receipt does not guarantee that the applicant will be employed. Each question should be answered in a complete, accurate and legible manner as no action can be taken on this application until all questions have been answered.
Successfully completed applications will be passed on the the appropriate hiring manager(s) for review. Position Description

This job description covers the principal duties and responsibilities of the job. The description shall not, however, be construed as a complete listing of all miscellaneous, incidental or similar duties which may be required from the employees day-to-day performance.
Safety of employees should be considered your number one priority every day
Position reports to Shop Manager
Shop Manager sets the working hours This position is classified as hourly CPR, First Aid, OSHA 30-Hour, LSC Basic Orientation Plus (BOP) and Site Specific Safety Certification may be requested Successful pre-employment background check for LMC and all military bases is required Successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen is required Automotive Service Excellence - ASE Certification for brakes required Welder certification required Class A CDL preferred TWIC card for special projects may be required
PM22 Position Requirements

Essential Duties and Responsibilities Safety Support and comply with company Health, Safety & Environmental Program, Drug & Alcohol Free Workplace, and Harassment Free Work Environment Program Set yourself as an example and practice workplace safety; use all personal protective equipment required for the job Operate equipment in a safe and effective manner in order to minimize the risk of injury, property damage or loss of life Inspect shop and worksite daily to insure a safe work place Participate in Weekly Safety Talks to continue safety education and practices Report all accidents and incidents to shop manager, safety manager, project foreman/superintendent (regardless of how minor) as soon as possible Responsible for accessible, clean & organized shop/work site Ensure clean-up of spills and proper disposal of hydraulic oils in designated 55-gallon environmentally safe drums Ensure fire extinguishers are attached to all vehicles and heavy equipment and maintained and serviced as required Budget Management Performs all repairs in accordance with established standards of quality and time restraints as written in "Equipment Repair Labor Guidelines" Begins work at clock in time and regularly completes work order forms Calls in to request work orders Enters accurate time records into excel spreadsheet for recording work time for work orders, repair and travel time. Closely monitors daily quantities of completed work Schedule Management Work activities and tasks are completed on or ahead of schedule Plans project work with project foreman and/or superintendent Calls in to Shop Manager upon completion of job for reassignment Quality Work performed is mechanically and structurally sound and excels in visual appearance Individual has mastered skills pertaining to job description Perform quality work so re-work is never required Communication Communicate openly with Shop Manager Communicate well with Foremen, Superintendents, Project Managers, Equipment Manager, Safety, Human Resources, and Administration Communicate well with part suppliers, vendors, and other external customers Deal effectively with conflicts with other shop personnel as well as all internal and external customers Equipment Management Perform preventive equipment maintenance (including greasing, checking & maintaining oil/fluid levels, filters, etc.) Keep truck interior, exterior, and compartments organized and clean Perform daily equipment inspections thoroughly and accurately and document with daily equipment inspection forms Properly secure equipment each day (windows & doors closed and locked, equipment parked in safe and secure location, etc.) Proper use, care, and storage of shop inventory and small tools Immediately report equipment problems to Shop Manager Equipment Operation Ability to operate and maneuver heavy equipment for testing and repair: to include excavator, rubber tire backhoe, mini-excavator, skid steer, telescoping forklift, roller, etc. Ability to operate truck cranes Ability to operate aerial man lifts Ability to operate welding machine and cutting torch Equipment Operation - Ability to Operate Small Equipment (Grinder, Impact Wrench, Portable Band Saw, Mag Drill, Screw Gun, Circular Saw, Chop Saw, Drill, Hammer Drill, Plate Tamp, Jumping Jack, Pressure Washer, etc.) Equipment Operation - Ability to Use Hand Tools (Hammer, Pry Bar, Level, Shovel, Rake, Tamps, etc.) Skills/Ability Technical Ability to troubleshoot and diagnose equipment problems/failures Ability to troubleshoot electrical systems and make repairs Aggressively seeks technical information & support to do repairs Ability to read and understand technical instructions, diagrams and specifications to do repairs Fabrication Make various types/lengths of hydraulic hoses Fabricate and weld as needed Repair / Abilities Repair pneumatic systems Overhaul engines Overhaul transmissions Overhaul various differentials Repair/replace brake systems on cars & light duty trucks Repair/replace brakes on heavy duty trucks Repair/replace brakes on trailers Make electrical repairs Repair air conditioning systems on trucks & equipment Repair cooling systems on cars and trucks Repair cooling systems on heavy equipment Repair small engines (pumps, generators, etc.) Minor repairs such as alternators, belts, hoses, etc. Minor body work repairs on equipment Disassemble/reassemble equipment components to enable completion of repairs Customer Service Present a good professional appearance and demeanor Personal Attributes Has positive attitude, puts company goals first, is a team player Honesty and integrity Accepts direction and constructive criticism Leadership Exhibit leadership qualities and set an example for other crew members to follow Ability to communicate and work well with others Actively takes initiative to train others Share experience and knowledge with crew members Take ownership(owns activities), make good decisions, avoid excuses Maintenance Level Works independently and gets the job done Requires minimal support or assistance from Shop Manager Time Management Prioritizes well; spends time wisely; organized Attendance and punctuality is good; schedules time off in advance Regularly clocks in and out for break/lunch Regularly accepts overtime work when required Qualifications and Standards Minimum Training and Experience Minimum of 3 years of mechanic experience or combination of education and experience is preferred. Knowledge of principals, methods and standards of the designated trade's area. Experience in the use and methods of tools and equipment commonly employed with the trade. Physical Requirements Must be physically able to exert up to ten pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Work involves sitting, walking or standing for extended periods of time. Must be able to lift and/or carry weights of five to fifty pounds. Data Conception Requires the ability to compare and or judge the readily observable functional, structural, or compositional characteristics (whether similar to or divergent from the obvious standards) of data, people or things. Interpersonal Communications Requires the ability of speaking and/or signaling people to convey or exchange information. Includes receiving assignments and instructions from supervisors. Numerical Aptitude Requires the ability to utilize mathematical formulas; adding and subtracting totals; multiplying and dividing. Form/Spatial Aptitude Requires the ability to inspect items for proper length, width and shape. Motor Coordination Requires the ability to coordinate hands, eyes, and feet in using various motorized equipment.
Manual Dexterity Must have minimal levels of eye/hand/foot coordination. Equal Opportunity Employer

Landmark Construction Company, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.


Keywords: Landmark Construction Services, Charleston , Shop Mechanic, Engineering , North Charleston, South Carolina

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