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Maintenance Mechanic

Kermit, Texas, United States

Job Reference 1178125

Location Kermit, Texas, United States

Industry Oil & Gas - Midstream

Function Field Services

Job Type Permanent

Date Added November 25, 2022

Maintenance Mechanic

Our client is looking for a Maintenance Mechanic in Kermit, TX.
The Maintenance Mechanic provides technical support for the safe and efficient operation of sand processing equipment and physical plant in a high production operation with limited supervision. Duties include but are not limited to maintenance and repair of processing equipment such as screens, conveyors, pumps, piping systems, as well as welding and fabrication of guards and structures. Operates some small mobile equipment associated with mine operations and maintenance. Understand process flow and evaluates ways to increase production time.

Essential Functions:

  • Gathers technical information to perform the job.
  • Performs equipment walk around and operates and inspects equipment; properly disposes of wastes.
  • Performs equipment repairs, changes out parts, checks the status of equipment availability with plant managers, and follows procedures to pick up parts and supplies from the warehouse.
  • Responsible for all tasks related to preventative maintenance programs.
  • Keeps the carry back cleaned up from under the conveyor lines
  • Tracks the conveyor belts and checks and inspects tension on the conveyor belts and drive v-belts
  • Inspects, adjusts, and replaces the conveyor belt scrapers
  • Walks the conveyor lines to check for bad rollers and replaces them through coordination with managers
  • Checks the belt splices and replaces worn or damaged splice clips.
  • Performs light welding and cutting to patch holes in chutes and reduce spillage throughout the system.

  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Sufficient education to make appropriate arithmetic equations and complete written documentation and records
  • Must be able to read and interpret drawings, follow routers, use simple math, and use basic handheld measuring tools.

  • Other Requirements:
    Must have own hand tools (see attached list). Must be able to communicate effectively, using both written and spoken forms of communication.  Must be a self-starter and work with minimal supervision.  Must be willing to work any assigned shift, overtime, weekends, and holidays and work a rotating on call schedule. Must be authorized to work in the U.S. on a full time basis and be at least 18 years of age. Must have high safety standard for self and others. Must be able to work effectively in a team environment and collaborate effectively with others

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