KLE Construction, LLC Heavy Equipment Mechanic (Yellow Iron) - MT in Billings, Montana
KLE Construction, LLC
Yellow Iron Mechanic (Heavy Equipment) Job Description
KLE Construction is in search of an experienced Yellow Iron Mechanic to perform maintenance and repairs on Heavy Duty Construction Equipment. (This is not a truck mechanic position, though some truck repair necessary)
Experience should include Diagnosis, Repair, Preventative Maintenance, and Welding & Fabrication. The ability to perform your work with limited direction and have the knowledge of how to perform, prepare, install and maintain the equipment.
Require Skills and Experience
3+ years of Heavy Construction Equipment diagnostics and repair
Knowledge of how to read schematics and manuals for repairs
Must have a valid driver?s license with a clean MVR
Experience in welding
Must be able to pass a drug test and background check
Performing maintenance and repairs of a significant nature on all types of equipment and/or assisting with repairs/improvements/maintenance of equipment to assure it is in safe working conditions.
Ability to safely operate heavy duty equipment
Safely operate standard and specialty tools, welders, hoists, and other lifting devices, etc. on a daily basis.
Troubleshooting equipment maintenance problems to properly diagnose components to determine method and extent of repair necessary.
Ability to read, interpret, analyze and apply information in technical manuals and schematics.
Ability to use cutting torch and perform welding tasks
Keep shop area and working area in a clean and neat orderly manner to avoid hazardous situations.
Fill out all shop repair orders as directed by shop manager
Communicate effectively (verbal, listening, written) and respectfully with shop manager and others in order to address any issues in a professional manner
Be a self-motivated team player with excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work independently or in a team setting being respectful of others at all times and having a professional manner and language at all times.
Proven experience handling multiple projects and priorities while maintaining tight deadlines.
Highly organized and attention to detail in order to relay issues that were not reported initially
Follow OSHA Construction and General Industry regulations, DOT regulation, Oilfield safety and KLE Construction?s safety manual and adapt to safety regulations as necessary.
Reporting all safety hazards, incidents, issues etc. to the Shop Manager/Safety Manager immediately.
May be required to operated and maintain company vehicle in order to perform field service repair.
Responsible to provide own basic hand tools, pneumatics and some specialty tools
Perform any and other duties assigned