Posted in Manufacturing 13 days ago.
Location: Jackson, Mississippi
Job ID: 257960
APAC Mississippi, Inc, an Oldcastle company is a great place to work! We have great employees that have been with us many years – and hope that that track record of longevity shows the pride we take in being one of the best places to work in Mississippi! Come join our team – where you will receive vacation, retirement and many other great benefits!
This is a skilled position dealing with the maintenance of all plant equipment.
Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)
Inspects used parts to determine changes in dimensional requirements.
Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments.
Lubricates and cleans parts.
Repairs or replaces defective parts.
Repairs electrical equipment.
Works with plumbing and other functions of the plants.
Skilled in welding and steel fitting
Operates heavy equipment as needed
The job duties described herein are not exhaustive and may be supplemented
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
Minimum or high school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.
Prior maintenance experience preferred.
Must be 18 years in age or older.
Must pass pre-employment physical, drug screen and criminal background check.
Must have strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook.
Must be willing to work in a team environment and assist co-workers or supervisors with other duties as required.
Must have valid driver's license and meet the qualifications of the fleet safety program.
Must be willing to travel and work away from home when required.
Must be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary.
Overtime hours may be required.
Individuals are required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) in designated operations and production areas as stated by OSHA and/or MSHA. Protective equipment that may be required, but not limited to, for this position is: Face Shield, Safety (hard toe) Shoes, and Coveralls.
Compliance with all OSHA and/or MSHA regulations.
Proven ability to develop relationships and to work with teams as both a leader and a participant.
Effective interpersonal and communication skills; building rapport, listening, presenting, giving, and receiving feedback.
Must be able to perform simple mathematic calculations.
Must have or acquire basic computer skills and be able to work with e-mail and simple spreadsheets.
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.
Able to stand, walk, use hands and fingers to manipulate objects or controls, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, talk and hear.
May require sitting for extended periods of time.
Lift, carry and hold materials, tools and supplies.
Vision abilities (with correction) include close, distance, peripheral, depth, and the ability to adjust focus.
Must be able to hold weights of 5-10lbs in a stretched arm position for extended periods of time.
Must be able to lift 75 lbs (minimum) on a repetitive basis.
Able to stand on hard surfaces for extended periods of time.
Able to work in all weather conditions.
Able to work extended hours if needed.
Job hazards include exposure to dust, noise, fumes, and all weather conditions.
The statements included in this job description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements and criteria necessary to successfully perform the job. Other duties may be assigned as required. Requirements for this job are subject to modification by the Company and its designees, and reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
What Oldcastle Offers You
Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.
Oldcastle Materials South Division is a part of Oldcastle Materials, Inc., the third-largest aggregates and ready mixed concrete producer, and the number one asphalt producer in the United States. The South Division consists of three regions: Appalachian Materials, Midsouth Materials & Preferred Materials. Companies operate in the states of Alabama, Florida, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia, with limited operations in Georgia and South Carolina.
Oldcastle 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 Oldcastle family!
APAC Mississippi s an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.
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