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Locomotive Mechanic - Orlando, FL

Orlando, FL, US, 32806

Conrad Yelvington Distributors Inc

Job ID:  150629


Conrad Yelvington Distributors,  a CRH company, supplies and distributes aggregate materials such as granite, river gravel, limestone, natural sand, and more. This rail served aggregate distribution network covers Florida, Southern Mississippi, South Carolina, and Alabama.



We are currently seeking a Full-Time Locomotive Mechanic for our Central Florida Region.


The position will be responsible for daily maintenance, repair and scheduled inspections of the locomotives in the region, as well as entering data into company maintenance tracking systems.  Responsibilities will include trouble shooting, repair, fabrication, working with vendors/suppliers on pricing and parts, planning and scheduling repairs, process improvements and supporting management to create and maintain a comprehensive preventative maintenance program for areas and equipment assigned.


The mechanic will be responsible for the completion of the necessary paperwork that is required as well as communicating any maintenance that needs completed to management. This person will also be expected to follow all safety regulations set forth by the company. Mechanic will also be responsible for maintaining a clean work environment. This includes all equipment as well as the facility.

The mechanic will be responsible for keeping and turning in the required paperwork for: Maintenance needs, Parts and Service Work orders and Invoices, Safety Documentation.


In addition, the mechanic may be asked to perform a wide range of duties within the plant such as operating heavy equipment, and being willing to help wherever needed.  Must be able to lift 50 pounds alone and stand a good part of the day.

The mechanic will be working in varying weather conditions, in dust and noisy areas. Substantial walking, bending, stooping, lifting or working in awkward or strained positions. Mechanic will be asked to work at other Conrad Yelvington facilities and work overtime as well as some weekends as business needs determine. 

Primary location:  Orlando, FL area.



Perform 92, 368, 736 & 1104 FRA inspections
Troubleshoot and repair air, fuel, & engine related issues
Read wiring diagrams to troubleshoot and repair electrical issues
Various cutting, welding and fabrication work
Perform locomotive Annual PM Schedules
Truck and equipment Pre-shift inspections
Perform maintenance and repairs on service trucks
Perform variety of duties per issued CMMS & Manager Plus work orders
Occasionally help out with terminal related maintenance


High School diploma or GED, or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Minimum of 3-5 years of experience with maintaining and repairing locomotives.

General experience with mining equipment and ability to perform preventative maintenance and repairs on mining operations.

Ability to make simple electrical diagnosis and repairs

Familiarity with OSHA regulations

Experience with Jaw, HSI Type Crushers, Materials Feeders, and Vibrating Screens Preferred Materials.

Must have a valid driver's license

Conveyor System repair experience

Experience in welding, acetylene cutting, fabrication and pipe fitting

Preferred Experience

Heavy Equipment Experience Preferred

Front End Loader, Fork Lift,  and High Lift experience preferred

We are an Equal Oppurtunity Employer


What CRH Americas 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 CRH Americas


CRH Americas 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 CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


CRH Americas 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 CRH Americas family!


Conrad Yelvington Distributors, Inc. is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link


Date Posted:  May 16, 2019

Nearest Major Market: Orlando

Job Segment: Mechanic, Maintenance Mechanic, Electrical, Welding, Operations, Manufacturing, Engineering