Website Primoris Services Corporation

Heavy Equipment Mechanic (Fleet) Job Highlights

Title Heavy Equipment Mechanic – Fleet
Type Full Time
Experience 1-4 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Houston, TX, United States
Company Primoris Services Corporation

Company Profile

Primoris Services Corporation is one of the largest construction service enterprises in the United States. The company provides a wide range of construction, fabrication, maintenance, replacement, water and wastewater, and engineering services to major public utilities, petrochemical companies, energy companies, municipalities, and other customers.

Job Profile

The company is seeking a Heavy Equipment Mechanic (Fleet) who will assemble, set up, adjust, lubricate, maintain and repair all types of construction equipment.

Educational Qualification

  • Applicants may be required a High School Diploma or GED

Work Experience

  • Possess 1 to 4 years of experience in specified skill (depending on mechanic level)

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Fabricate special lifting or towing attachments, hydraulic systems, shields, or other devices according to blueprints or other schematic drawings.
  • Perform the duties of a welder in the repair of equipment.
  • Repair equipment such as internal combustion engines, air compressors, pumps, etc.

General Requirements-

  • Accountable for all tools and materials at the end of your shift
  • Follow verbal and written instructions
  • Must work well as part of a team
  • Perform quality work as determined by project specifications
  • Practice safety rules
  • Report to and assist immediate supervisor
  • Safe use of hand and power tools

Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

  • Applicant/employee must not pose a direct threat to the health or safety of such individuals or others in the workplace.
  • Job site safety requirements as required by the client (clean shaven, long sleeves, steel toe boots, etc.).
  • New Hire Orientation Quiz
  • Post-offer drug/alcohol screen and physical evaluation.
  • Safety equipment as required by the client (hard hat, safety glasses, gloves, respirator, hearing protection, safety harness with lanyard, etc.).

Physical Requirements

  • Able to carry 50 lbs. of tools or materials. It is recommended to get assistance to lift items over 50 lbs. Check with your project supervisor or project safety director.
  • Able to climb and maintain balance on ladders, scaffolding, stairways, etc.
  • Must be able to pass a physical examination, pre-employment if necessary, and as required by the company.
  • Must be able to stand or walk for long periods of time.
  • Must be able to work extended hours on your feet on uneven surfaces (dirt, concrete, asphalt, mud, gravel, etc.)
  • Must be clean-shaven and able to work while wearing a respirator and other personal protective equipment, when required.
  • Must comply with the company’s drug and alcohol abuse policy.
  • Stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, or work at elevated heights as well as in confined spaces (towers, vessels, excavations, etc.).

Work Environment

Mobility Barriers to Access Job Site-

  • Obstructed pathways
  • Uneven ground level
  • Work performed at low or high elevations
  • Work performed in confined areas

Climatic/Environmental Conditions at Job Site-

  • Excessive humidity, rain, etc.
  • May be exposed to extreme hot or cold weather
  • Potential exposure to chemical substances
  • Predominately outdoor climate
  • Various noise levels are caused by tools, machinery, equipment, etc.

Benefits/Perks

  • 401(k) with Generous Company Match
  • Company-paid Disability Insurance
  • Company-paid Life Insurance
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation and Sick Time

Employer’s Statement

Primoris Services Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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