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Maintenance Mechanic - Wyoming, RI

Wyoming, RI, US, 02898

APG East Lawn & Garden


Job ID:  149124


Lawn & Garden,  a CRH company, a division within Oldcastle APG, is one of the largest manufacturers of bagged and bulk decorative mulch, soil, stone, and limestone products in the nation with over 40 production facilities.  We take pride in serving a diverse group of customers including independent garden centers, mass retailers, landscapers, contractors, and homeowners.


Job Summary


We are looking for a motivated, self-reliant individual to be responsible for the preventative maintenance and repair of all components on Bag Line and in and around Bag Plant.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities


  • Keep Safety First at all times
  • Work with Electrical, Mechanical, Hydraulic, and Pneumatic Components
  • Install, Adjust, and Repair Production Equipment
  • Lubricate and Clean Parts and Equipment to ensure Proper Operation
  • Test and Troubleshoot malfunctioning machinery and determine repairs needed.
  • Replace faulty parts, electrical wires, motors, controls, and circuit boards.
  • Operate a variety of hand tools to repair, change parts and complete tasks as assigned
  • Maintain Replacement Parts Inventory and Order Parts as Necessary
  • Keep Work area in a Clean and Orderly Condition
  • Assist Production Team in all aspects of Production, Maintenance, Safety, Quality Control, and Continuous Improvement
  • Other duties and responsibilities related to the nature of the job may be assigned on a temporary or permanent basis as needed


Requirements/ Education/ Experience


  • High School Diploma/Equivalent, or comparable in training, education or experience
  • Technical or Vocational School certification or equivalent in training or experience
  • Experience with Electrical Components such as Allen-Bradley Drives, PLC’s, Contactors and Wiring is preferred.
  • Ability to read and interpret instructions and operations manuals and follow step by step instructions
  • Mechanical aptitude and ability are essential
  • Skilled in the use of hand and power tools
  • Knowledge of Hydraulics, Mechanics, and Electricity or related field preferred


Physical Requirements


  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to speak or hear
  • The employee will be required to stand for extended periods of time
  • The employee must have the ability to lift and/or move up to 65 lbs. from the ground level. The need to lift over 65 lbs. may arise from time to time – should this be the case, employees should engage in team lifting and/or use the provided equipment to safely lift  
  • The employee must have the capability to perform physical activities that require considerable use of arms, legs, and your whole body – bending, crouching, climbing - using steps and ladders, pushing pulling, stooping and reaching


What CRH Americas Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion


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.


Lawn & Garden, a CRH company, 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 family!


CRH Americas 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 08, 2019

Nearest Major Market: Providence
Nearest Secondary Market: Rhode Island

Job Segment: Maintenance Mechanic, Maintenance, Mechanic, Hydraulics, Manufacturing, Operations, Engineering