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  • Job reference: RMS0141774

Maintenance Mechanic

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: California - Other
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 08/05/2014
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (10/06/14)
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The Role:
The role’s responsibilities will include, but not be limited to, the following:
• trouble shoot, inspect, repair, and perform preventative maintenance orders on all plant equipment
• work on and have a thorough understanding of pumps, piping, valves, steam controls, packaging equipment and preventive maintenance
• assist Supervisors/Management, and outside contractors in improving Plant efficiencies
• must perform job duties in a safe manner and follow all company HSSE standards, procedures and regulations
• monitor equipment integrity on a daily basis
• observe equipment for proper orientation, make needed adjustments and / or repairs
• perform shop and field repairs, maintenance, and installation of production equipment, rotating equipment (pumps, compressors) and plant ancillary equipment
• manage waste water pond and all water releases
• monitor storm water system and document releases and levels throughout the year
• manage all transfers of oil and wastewater out of the plant
• perform tasks incidental to the work of the department which are necessary for maintaining, repairing and dismantling various types of mechanical equipment
• complete preventative maintenance plans for identified equipment in plant
• lubricate, inspect, adjust and maintain various plant equipment, such as piping and pumping systems, filling and packaging equipment, gauging systems and plant waste water removal
• perform all operations with shop hand and power tools such as drilling, grinding, reaming, cutting, stripping, splicing , sanding, tapping, forming, sawing, threading, fitting , bending, soldering, painting, cleaning and other similar operations
• prepare dock lines and tank farm equipment for product transfers and marine receipts
• issue safe and hot work permits to contractors

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• Minimum 2 years work experience in a mechanic role at a manufacturing facility with emphasis on mechanical troubleshooting and production line repair
• Math: Must have an understanding of basic geometry. Must be able to complete addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of whole numbers and fractions.
• Physical Conditions: Must be able to lift 50 lbs. and be able to physically bend and stoop. Must be able to perform duties with little supervision, in a timely and safe manner.
• A written and practical test will be used as part of the selection process to evaluate candidates for this position.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
• You must be willing to comply with all company safety rules and processes
• You must be willing to support the company’s drug-free and harassment-free work environments
• You must be willing to climb ladders and stairs, and to work at heights with or without reasonable accommodation
• You must be willing to work in confined spaces with or without reasonable accommodation
• You must be willing to work outside in inclement weather with or without reasonable accommodation
• You must be willing to wear company-provided Personal Protective Equipment
• You must be willing to work a rotating shift schedule
• You must be willing to work over-time, evenings and weekends in response to urgent operational needs
• You must have a current, valid license to operate a vehicle in the United States
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