Heavy Duty Truck Mechanic
Oldcastle - Tulsa, OK

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City: Tulsa
State: Oklahoma
Postal/Zip Code: 74116

APAC Central Inc., is an Oldcastle Materials Company producing and providing crushed aggregate materials, sand, ready-mix concrete, asphalt, and performing as a regional heavy highway/infrastructure construction firm serving Arkansas, Oklahoma, and southern Missouri. APAC-Central, Inc. and its founding companies have been serving our customers since early in the 20th Century and look forward to continued success in the 21st Century!

Heavy Duty Truck Mechanic

Do you want to work for a company that values your skills? Do you want to work for a company that values safety above all else? Are you looking for opportunities and benefits of a large corporation with a small company feel? Then Oldcastle Materials is the company for you! Apply for the Mechanic position today and jump start your career with the Oldcastle Materials family.

Job Description Summary
The selected candidate will be required to work in a team environment with other co-workers and managers.

Assembles, sets up, adjusts, maintains, and repairs all types of heavy duty trucks, construction equipment, such as internal combustion engines, air compressors, pumps, concrete mixers heavy earth moving equipment, rock crushers, paving equipment. Candidate may perform the duties of a welder in repair of equipment. Performs other related duties with knowledge in the following:
  • Lubrication: Oil, air and fuel filtration, grease points and capacities, inspections techniques to detect abnormal conditions.
  • Machine Shop Familiarization: Welding and burning equipment and operations of lathes, saws, shapers, grinder and presses.
  • Injector-Governor: The operation and service of fuel injector pumps and nozzles, and engine governors.
  • Water Cooled Engine Rebuild: Assist in the complete overhaul and testing of gas and diesel engines.
  • Transmissions and Rear Ends: Assist in the complete overhaul of the various mechanisms used to transfer engineer horsepower to active effort.
  • Air Cooled Engines: Assist in the complete overhaul of the various air cooled engines and their applications.
  • Heavy Equipment Parts Familiarization: The Parts Catalogs, procurement, handling storage, and cost of heavy equipment parts.
  • Starters, Generators & Voltage Regulators: Assist in the complete overhaul of the various starters, generators and voltage regulators.
  • Heavy Equipment Shop: Assist in the repair and overhaul of the various heavy equipment which will include crawler and wheel tractors, crawler and portable cranes, brooms, front end loaders, rollers, subgrade mixers, motor graders, compactors, pumps, and air compressors their power plants, transmissions, controls and accessories.
  • Heavy Equipment Field: The role of the field mechanic is to make the repairs necessary in the field and perform preventative maintenance practices necessary to increase service life of the equipment.
  • Requires the following Motions: climbing, stooping, bending, squatting, lifting, stretching, driving, riding, pushing, pulling, vibrating, twisting, kneeling, walking, standing, lying, rolling, reaching, and hammering.
  • Requires lifting of up to 100lbs. Frequency of lifting depends on repairs being made and item being repaired.
  • Use of tools such as wrench, screwdriver, hammer, saw, file/raps, drift pin, pry bar, sledge hammer, hoist, jack grinder, paint sprayer, press, cutting torch, pneumatic wrench and impact tools, gauges and measuring devices.
  • Overtime often required. May be exposed to extremes of hot, cold and wet weather.
  • Requires riding to and from job. If required to drive a company vehicle must meet the APAC Driver Qualification Standards. In some instances such as a heavy truck mechanic, must have Commercial Driver’s License and proper in accordance with 49 CFR 383.91; heavy straight vehicle B. In vehicles with GVWR of 10,001 to 26,000 candidate will be required to pass DOT related exams regulated by State and Federal laws. Air brakes skills test required for all vehicles that have air brakes.

Work Requirements

The ideal candidate will:
  • Display a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors and the general public at all times.
  • Report to work at the designated start time.
  • Must be willing to travel and work away from home when required.
  • Be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary.
  • Be able to work overtime when required.
  • Be willing to work outdoors in extreme temperatures, both hot and cold.
  • Must be able to climb, stoop, bend, squat, lifting, stretching, pushing, pulling, vibration, twisting, kneeling, standing, walking, sitting, and reaching. Requires occasional lifting of up to 100 lbs.
  • Have the willingness to work in a team environment and assist co–workers or supervisors with other duties as required.
  • Must provide and maintain an inventory of hand tools both standard and metric as well as hand held testing and diagnostic tooling.
  • Ability to work in the field with minimum or no supervision.
  • CDL / Class A Driver’s License
  • Comprehensive electrical and electronic systems diagnostic and troubleshooting experience.
  • Ability to read and comprehend in depth wiring schematics.
  • Wear personal protective equipment (PPE) in designated operations and production areas as stated by OSHA and / or MSHA.
  • Be at least age 18 years of age due to nature of working environment.

Education/Experience
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience / training (Verifiable Experience)

What Oldcastle / APAC Central, Inc. Offers You

· Highly competitive rate of pay

· Comprehensive medical and dental benefit programs. Vision, Life and Short Term Disability.

· Group retirement savings program

· Health and wellness programs

· A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion.

About Oldcastle
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.

APAC Central, Inc. is an Oldcastle Materials Company. Oldcastle Materials is the leading vertically integrated supplier of aggregates, asphalt, ready mixed concrete and paving services with 1400 locations nationwide. From coast to coast, Oldcastle Materials delivers quality, dependable results to customers ranging from federal agencies to small construction companies. Our culture is special as well. Our most valued asset is our people, and Talent Management is an ongoing process that helps us to identify, develop and leverage more than 18,000 employees. Whether we’re safely paving miles of interstate, building two thousand-foot-long bridges or building roads in national parks, Oldcastle Materials’ continued investment in people, performance and communities has position us as an industry leader.

Oldcastle Materials 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! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please take 10 minutes to complete your on-line profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in expanding your career with Oldcastle Materials!

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

About Oldcastle

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!

APAC Central Inc. is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer

APAC Central Inc. is part of the Oldcastlecareers™ network.

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