Field Diesel Mechanic

Company Name:
ASI Constructors, Inc.
Position:Field Diesel Mechanic
Reports to:Equipment-Fleet Manager
Summary of Position:The Field Diesel Mechanic's prime responsibility is to support ASI's construction operations by performing the following Key Activities.
FLSA Status:Hourly/Non-Exempt
About ASI Constructors, Inc.:
ASI Constructors, Inc. (since 1978) is an industry leader in the dam and water resource construction market, providing services worldwide. Our company is a self-performing, heavy-civil contractor that specializes in the construction and rehabilitation of dams (RCC, earthfill, and concrete), hydroelectric and renewable energy facilities, pipelines, tunnel/shaft rehabilitation, storm/sanitary sewer system improvements, and other major water resource projects. ASI is headquartered in Pueblo West, Colorado with a branch office located in Baltimore, Maryland. ASI strives to build projects safely, on time, on budget, and to satisfy our clients. ASI has successfully completed numerous award-winning heavy civil construction projects in the water resource field, including more than one-hundred dam and dam rehabilitation projects and over thirty new RCC dams. Our Company's vision and values include integrity, honesty, safety, teamwork and a passion for what we do. We hire people who thrive on tough work and challenging opportunities.
About the Duck River Reservoir Phase II Project (AL):
The Project is approximately two years in duration and consists of construction of the Dam and Raw Water Intake for the Duck River Reservoir. For more information about the project, please /.
Key Activities and Position Responsibilities:
oRepair and troubleshoot equipment in the field in a safe and timely manner.
oInspect equipment and schedule repairs before failure or breakdown.
oSchedule work to be performed with job supervisors in order to keep the equipment in shape without causing down time on the job.
oRecognize equipment failure and cause of failure to eliminate future problems.
oCommunicate with supervisors on problems with equipment or potential problems coming up.
oRepair and maintain diesel and gasoline engines used to power machines, and construction machinery, using hand tools, precision measuring instruments, and machine tools.
oTroubleshoot and repair construction machinery, troubleshoot equipment performance problems, provide recommendations for problem resolution.
oDisassembles and reassembles engine systems in order to locate defects. Diagnose trouble and examines parts for defects and excessive wear.
oHave the ability to inspect, diagnose and repair many different types of construction components, such as, conveyor systems, hydraulics, pneumatics, and electrical systems
oExercise proper lockout/tag out procedures when necessary.
oExercise safe working practices including use of required PPE at all times.
oMaintain a clean and safe work area.
oPerforms preventive maintenance on construction machinery and equipment; and keeps proper reports and records of all tasks performed.
oConducts diagnostic tests on engine systems and equipment to determine and correct system faults.
oReconditions repairs and replaces worn parts such as pistons, bearings, gears, valves, bushings, etc.
oOperates lathes, hand and power tools, boring machines, grinders and precision measuring instruments, welders, oxy/acetylene torch, lathes and testing equipment.
oCompletes daily maintenance forms, repair logs, JHA's (Job Hazard Analysis) and other required documents.
oMaintains communication with Supervisor and collaborates effectively with other mechanics;
oAccountable for all company assigned tools and equipment.
oPerform any additional assigned duties in a safe manner.
ASI employees must work cooperatively with other employees, and have a good positive attitude. They must also be punctual. Further, this means that you must be ready to work when your shift starts. So, you must arrive at work with enough time prior, to ready yourself for the shift. They should also work safely without presenting a direct threat to self or others.
Essential Ability Requirements for ASI Personnel:
Working in the field at ASI Constructors Inc. is often physically demanding. The following list describes the minimum ability requirements for field personnel.
oPerforming physical activities that require considerable use of your arms and legs and moving your whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of materials;
oMove heavy objects (94 pounds or more) short distances (20 feet or less);
oMove light objects (less than 94 pounds) long distances (more than 20 feet);
oHeavy lifting with repeated stooping, carrying and bending continually over time (i.e., picks up materials and move to a different location);
oWork long shifts with non-standard break times;
oWork in a variety of weather conditions with exposure to the elements;
oLearn job-related material primarily through oral instruction and observation. This learning takes place mainly in an on-the-job training setting;
oMust have vision equal to or better than is required for driving;
oIf corrective lenses are required to achieve this level of vision, the employee must be able to wear PPE without interfering with the corrective lenses or the required PPE.
oThe employee may have to purchase eye glasses (safety glass, etc.) that are compliant with ASI's Safety Program and OSHA/MSHA requirements;
oMust have good hand-eye coordination;
oMust have quick reaction times;
oMust be able to hear adequately enough to be alerted by horns, sirens, shouting, or any other noise that is meant to convey a safety warning;
oIf corrective device is required to achieve this level of hearing, the employee must be able to wear PPE without interfering with the corrective device or the required PPE;
oLift arms above shoulder level (i.e., throws bags into a truck);
oMust have good balance and must not be clumsy;
oClimb ladders or steps to reach objects;
oMust be able to work at heights of up to 100' or more;
oMust be able to work in confined or enclosed spaces;
oMust be able to sit for long periods of time;
oMust be able to stand for long periods of time;
oMust be able to wear a hard hat, safety glasses, gloves, and safety-toed boots;
oMust be able to walk moderate distances to reach work area (1/2 mile or more);
oMust be committed to contributing to a culture of safety, looking out for yourself and others.
Preferred Qualifications and Training:
The Mechanic should have at least 5 years of relevant experience in the field and must be able to pass a background check. They should also possess a valid driver's license.
The Mechanic should have a high school diploma and mechanical ability. Climbing, heavy lifting and other physically demanding tasks required, so applicant must be in good physical condition.
This position requires travel.
Benefits:
At ASI Constructors, Inc., we are only as good as our people. We offer outstanding benefits and rewards to recruit and retain the best professionals in our industry. When you join the ASI team, your comprehensive benefit package will include:
o Health Insurance for employees and their dependents
o Dental Insurance
o 401(K) plan with Company Matching Contributions
o Eligible hourly employees are paid a bonus in lieu of PTO, please refer to the Employee Manual for details.
We offer additional competitive benefits that are position and assignment dependent.
Salary Range:
We offer a competitive wage dependent on experience.

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