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Mechanical Technician

Job Details

Experienced
Odessa TX - Odessa, TX
Full-Time

Description

The Mechanical Tech is responsible for preventative maintenance and repair of heavy equipment on well sites.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Slitting and cutting heavy duty conveyor belt and related products
  • Cut, Splice, Lace, Vulcanize, Cold bond various rubber products
  • Perform routine and preventative maintenance on pumps, trailers and other equipment
  • Perform repair on equipment including basic electrical, mechanical and minor tune-ups
  • Diagnose, troubleshoot and repair various pneumatic and hydraulic systems
  • Perform diagnostic tasks to properly source parts and accurately repair related equipment
  • Operate mechanical equipment, hand tools, forklifts and picking lifts
  • Ensure proper fluid levels, change air filters, update service records and report repair requirements
  • Repair and replace hoses and various parts as needed
  • Maintain records related to P/M, oil inventory (usage), waste oil and fuel consumption
  • Responsible for advising field operations of any equipment misuse
  • Maintain appearance and operation of Company’s service truck.
  • Complete all paperwork as necessary, including but not limited to work orders, parts requests, timecards, logs, pre-trip/post-trip inspections, etc.
  • Review vehicle inspection reports and ensure all repairs will be made
  • Perform all required DOT services and inspections; Keep up-to-date truck files and ensure that the Company is following all regulations
  • Ensure that trucks are always in a safe operating condition
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Basic set of mechanic tools
  • Two (2) years of experience as diesel mechanic; Kenworth, Peterbilt and Mack experience preferred
  • Working knowledge of diagnostics and repair of pneumatic and hydraulic systems
  • Experience installing, inspecting, troubleshooting and maintaining industrial equipment preferred
  • Strong work ethic with ability to work under stressful conditions at times
  • Must be able to work rotational schedule and long hours (day or night), outside with exposure to inclement weather 
  • Must have valid driver's license and be insurable to drive company vehicle
  • Must be able to use smart phone and software programs
  • Must be a self-starter who works well with personnel, management, public and customers
  • Excellent communication skills with ability to read, write and speak English
  • Regularly required to sit, stand, walk, bend, reach and climb
  • Must be able to carry, push and pull 80 pounds or more

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