W-L Construction and Paving, a CRH company, is one of southwest Virginia's largest grading contractors and the largest paving contractor in the area employing more than 350 employees during the construction months. W-L performs all aspects of roadway construction including grading, paving, stone, concrete, and utilities with paving operations exceeding one million tons per year. With multiple locations throughout the state of Virginia, W-L prides itself on its ability to provide a multitude of services to many customers in various geographical locations. In addition, by being a part of the CRH family, we are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that come together to form CRH. CRH is the number one asphalt producer and paver, the largest aggregates producer and the second largest ready-mix producer in North America. We are also the number four cement producer in North America and a leader in Canada. CRH operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.
Job Description Summary
Multi-functional position, incorporating the performance of mechanic duties on trucks and equipment.
Ensure a safe work environment in compliance with all safety policies and procedures using the appropriate tools and equipment for the task.
Examine vehicle and determine needed repairs in the shop and on the road.
Raises vehicles with hydraulic jacks to gain access to mechanical units bolted on underside of vehicles
Disassemble unit and inspects parts for wear
Diagnose and troubleshoot any piece of equipment familiar or unfamiliar
Replaces parts such as lights, brakes, bearings, springs, etc.
Services items such as gearboxes, hydraulic systems, engine oils
Performs basic shop clean up (floors, windows, walls, etc.)
Empties oil containers and trash containers
Picks up parts and helps deliver trucks
Control Costs on all repairs
Other duties as assigned
Must have ability & confidence to diagnose and troubleshoot any piece of equipment familiar or unfamiliar
Able to work independently with attention to detail
Able to respond to stressful situations and customers in a professional, courteous manner
Ability to effectively prioritize assignments to meet long-term and short-term deadlines
Excellent organizational skills
Must be motivated, self-starter
Able to work various times during day, night or weekend hours, at various locations
Must be able to lift 50lbs
Attendance is required
Must pass drug test and criminal background check.
High school diploma or equivalent preferred, but not required.
Must provide own tools to utilize in position.
Must have Certifications in Air Brakes, Welding, Computers, Hydraulics, Electrical Work, and Air Conditioning.
Must have DOT Brake Inspector Certification
Must have a valid CDL A driver's license, DOT physical card, and pass a pre-employment DTO physical, and clean MVR.
Minimum 5 years mechanic experience
W-L Construction & Paving, Inc. an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer - Disability and Veteran
What CRH Americas 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 CRH Americas
CRH Americas 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 CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.
CRH Americas 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 CRH Americas family!
W-L Construction and Paving is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.
EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link .
Date Posted: Aug 21, 2020
Nearest Major Market: Blacksburg Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia Job Segment: Mechanic, Hydraulics, Electrical, Transportation, Operations, Manufacturing, Engineering