HARSCO CORP Heavy Equipment Mechanic in MUSCATINE, Iowa
Heavy Equipment MechanicPosted: February 21, 2017 Location: Iowa, Muscatine, IA , 15059, United States Job Family: Operations Job Type: Full-time/Non-Exempt Contact: Stacy Fetterman Requisition Number: m2017-h20 Job Summary:Job Summary:a. Must have experience working with or on heavy equipment, including wheel loaders, bulldozers, pans, motor graders, haul trucks and excavators.b. Must have experience completing preventive maintenance.c. Must be able to troubleshoot electrical problems.d. Must be able to troubleshoot and repair hydraulic systems, transmissions, engine systems.e. Familiar with parts books and communicating with vendors.f. Must be willing and able to possibly work different shifts. Requirements:Basic Qualifications:Ensure the highest standards of safety in maintenance activities and work places. Practice safe work habits. Understand and follow company and industry safety rules, practices and procedures. Wear prescribed safety apparel, take appropriate action when conditions threaten safety or self or co-workers. Ensure equipment and work area are in safe operating condition prior to beginning work.A. EducationHigh School EducationB. Experience3-4 yearsC. Other RequirementsMust possess own tools up to 1 "Must have demonstrated heavy equipment operating experience in a manufacturing environmentMust possess a valid driver's licensePreferred Qualifications:A. Education or Experience* Professional certification or training* Experience in manufacturing, steel-industry, or other similar environment* Experience welding cutting and grindingB. Interpersonal SkillsAbility to read and interpret diagrams and technical manualsC. Technical Skills* Computer skills* Mathematical skillsD. Other Skills* Ability to effectively plan and organizeEssential Functions:* The ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from supervisors and customers* The ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral and diagram form.* The ability to deal with problems involving variables in standardized situations* The ability to deal politely and professionally with customers and/or coworkers* The ability to perform several tasks at once.* The ability to work independently and make reasonable judgments and decisions.* The ability to stand, sit, walk reach use arms and hands, climb or balance and kneel 60-100% on-the-job time.* The ability to lift up to 30 pounds, 30% of on-the-job time. * Work conditions may include the following: working near moving mechanical parts, exposure to dust and airborne particles, in outdoor weather conditions and in extreme heat.* Moderate to loud noise.Candidates who possess the basic qualifications of the position are encouraged to apply by following this link: https://www.diversitypennsylvania.com/j/23441529If there is a problem with the provided link, please visit www.harsco.com to see if the position is still available on the Careers page.Salary requirements should also be included in the email. Candidates who do not possess the basic qualifications stated above will not be considered. Harsco is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities, females and veterans are encouraged to apply.* The ability to stand, sit, walk reach use arms and hands, climb or balance and kneel 60-100% on-the-job time.* The ability to perform several tasks at once.* The ability to deal with problems involving variables in standardized situationsHarsco is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status.