Employer: Northwest Pipe Company
Looking for an opportunity with career growth? Motivated to cross-train? Want to work for a highly respected team? Then we want to hear from YOU!
Northwest Pipe Company, a North American leader in the manufacturing of welded steel pipe, is looking for dynamic, energetic and career-minded people who can make a difference and will immediately contribute towards taking our company to the next level. We are currently seeking a Maintenance Mechanic to support our growing operations at our Portland (St John’s), Oregon facility.
SUMMARY OF JOB PURPOSE:
Repairs, maintains, and performs preventive/predictive maintenance on plant equipment.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:
Confers with operators and observes, tests, and evaluates operation of machinery and equipment to diagnose cause of malfunction.
Repairs, replaces, adjusts, and aligns components of machinery and equipment.
Fit bearings, shafts, attach motors, and connect and align couplings and belts to precise tolerances.
Performs pipe fitting of both threaded and welded pipe of various sizes.
Fabricates replacement parts.
Test-run repaired machinery and equipment to verify adequacy of repairs.
Cleans and lubricates parts, equipment, and machinery.
Examines parts for defects, such as breakage or excessive wear.
Welds to repair broken metal parts, fabricate new parts, and assemble new equipment.
Records repairs and maintenance performed.
Rigging and overhead crane operation, lifting device use and inspection and load calculations.
Other duties may be assigned.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES:
Knowledge in the operation, troubleshooting and repair of hydraulic and pneumatic equipment.
Ability to read and/or interpret mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic blueprints or schematics.
Understanding of overhead crane troubleshooting and repair.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.
Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and
One to three months related experience and/or training; or
Equivalent combination of education and experience.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to touch; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.
The employee frequently is required to walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
The employee is occasionally required to sit, climb or balance, and taste or smell.
The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts.
The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
Employee must be able to work at heights of 60 feet and above the ground.
HOW TO APPLY:
If you are interested in and qualified for this position, please send your resume to https://prd01- hcm01.prd.mykronos.com/ta/6079263.careers?ApplyToJob=1812220063
Our organization maintains a drug-free workplace. Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successful passing of a drug test.
Northwest Pipe Company is committed to equal employment opportunity and affirmative action. Minorities, females, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
*Northwest Pipe Company reserves the right to close the position, with or without notice, if a qualified candidate is identified prior to the close date.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $26.57 - $30.56 per hour
•Flexible Spending Account
•Paid Time Off
•10 Hour Shift
•12 Hour Shift
•8 Hour Shift
•Monday to Friday
•Industrial Mechanic: 3 years (Preferred)
Location: Portland, OR
Application Method: Online: https://prd01-hcm01.prd.mykronos.com/ta/6079263.careers?ApplyToJob=1812220063
Base Pay: DOQ