Diesel Mechanic (SGS Othello, WA)
The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses.
These endeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital part of the global economy.
We currently have a position available at our BUSINESS facility in SGS – Othello, WA.
SUMMARYSummary:May perform leadworker responsibilities in regards to maintenance shop and equipment which includes maintenance scheduling, parts purchasing, maintenance recordkeeping, co-worker training, shop area management, metal fabrication and specific mechanical skills. Reports and makes operational recommendations to Manager. RESPONSIBILITIESDetailed responsibilities:* Attends training sessions and safety meetings. May assist in safety meetings on shop related issues, responds to special projects and provides back-up when needed. * Performs varied responsibilities such as general equipment maintenance, welding and equipment fabrication stainless steel pipe fitting, engine overhauls (Cummins, Cat, gas engines, etc.), repairs to any rolling stock in fleet (gas or diesel) and maintenance and repairs to all applicators. * Assists, trains and oversees co-workers helping with shop tasks and assignments. Purchases all shop supplies and parts to assure best price and availability. * Keeps maintenance records on all trucks and trailers so we are in compliance with DOT regulations. Responsible for housekeeping of shop area and also must respond to emergency breakdowns away from the Unit.
REQUIREMENTSEducation:Nonessential:* High school diploma or general education degree (GED)Other information:Two plus years related experience and/or training. Certified Diesel Mechanic. Disclaimer – These statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification.
They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.Combination of education, training and/or experience will be considered for this position. HOW TO APPLYInternal Simplot Candidates:Please apply via Employee Space to Job ID#External Candidates:Visit www.simplot.com/careersSelect Job SearchSelect Current OpportunitiesSelect All Open PositionsApply to Job ID#Please prepare a cover letter outlining your interest and qualifications and submit with your resume via our online application process described above.
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