Posted: Friday, November 17, 2017 12:55 AM
Oldcastle Lawn and Garden, a division of Oldcastle, is one of the largest manufacturers of bagged and bulk decorative mulch, soil, stone, and limestone products in the nation with over 40 production facilities. We take pride in serving a diverse group of customers including independent garden centers, mass retailers, landscapers, contractors, and homeowners.
As an Oldcastle Maintenance and Repair Mechanic, you will be responsible for the preventive maintenance, repair and installation of manufacturing equipment. Maintenance and Repair Mechanics also provide maintenance support for the various facilities and structures on company property. The successful candidate must be able to work safely in a fast:paced, covered and uncovered manufacturing facility.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Install, troubleshoot, adjust, and repair equipment, electrical components and special purpose machines as assigned
Diagnose mechanical and electrical problems and determine how to correct them, checking blueprints, repair manuals, or parts catalogs, as necessary.
Operate a variety of hand and power tools to repair, grease, weld, cut, change parts and complete tasks as assigned
Inspect drives, motors, and belts, check fluid levels, replace filters, or perform other maintenance actions, following checklists. Perform routine preventive maintenance to ensure that machines continue to run smoothly
Dismantle equipment to gain access to and remove defective parts using hoists, cranes, hand tools and power tools
Ability to think independently while successfully functioning in a team environment, with a proven track record of contributing toward team goals
At least 3 years of maintenance/electrician experience with at least two years working in a manufacturing environment. Requires prior experience with PLCs, and ability to read schematics
High school diploma or GED, or equivalent combination of education, training and experience
Working knowledge of basic safety programs, particularly lock:out/tag:out procedures, as well as principles of hydraulics, pneumatics, electrical and mechanics
Physical requirements include lifting up to 60 lbs., extended standing, walking, sitting, bending, climbing, working outside, and use of fall protection equipment
What Oldcastle Offers You
A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion
Highly competitive base pay
Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
Group retirement savings program
Health and wellness programs
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 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
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• Location: Lakeland, wauchula
• Post ID: 43588092 lakeland