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Job Title:  Mechanic I, Plant

Site/Location:  Delta Plant
City/State: 

Pecos, TX, US, 79772

Date:  Sep 7, 2022
Job Description: 

General Summary

Performs duties related to plant machinery, equipment and facility maintenance including changing screens, metal fabrication work, replacing bearings, splicing belts, and operating some equipment.Performs duties related to plant machinery, equipment and facility maintenance including changing screens, metal fabrication work, replacing bearings, splicing belts, and operating some equipment.

Principle Duties and Accountabilities

  • Responsible for performing work that relates to machines, motor and equipment regulation, repair, lubrication, maintenance, dismantling, overhauling, installation and modification of machines, mechanical equipment, motors, water including valves, pumps, motors, and gauges.
  • Inspects, cleans, and adjusts all systems and operating equipment daily.
  • Splice’s conveyor belts, changes rollers, and replaces pulleys as needed.
  • Services and repairs crushers.
  • Maintains proper equipment lubrication and fuel levels daily.
  • Repairs, rebuilds, and maintains any plant equipment as necessary, which may include plumbing, carpentry, and mechanical.
  • Diagnosis failures and malfunctions that may involve mechanical knowledge.
  • Performs preventative/predictive maintenance on equipment daily.
  • Maintains documentation and ensures all necessary documentation remains up to date.
  • Responsible for completing area audits.
  • Maintains work area and equipment in a safe and clean condition at all times.
  • Responsible to abide by and support all company and plant safety policies, rules and procedures as well as M.S.H.A regulations.

Educational Skills and Experience

  • GED or High School Diploma Required.
  • One to two years continuing education at a trade school or university studying mechanics preferred.
  • Minimum of two years prior maintenance experience in an aggregate plant environment is required.
  • Must possess experience and knowledge of plant mechanical systems.
  • Must possess extensive knowledge in mechanical applications.

Other Qualifications

  • Ability to listen and understand information presented through spoken words.
  • Ability to communicate information in speaking.
  • Ability to read and understand information presented in writing.
  • Ability to communicate effectively using appropriate interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to supervise own work and be self-motivated.
  • Ability to work under pressure to solve problems, meet deadlines in performing work in a timely fashion and make decisions regarding maintenance and servicing of equipment and machinery.
  • Ability to work in a physically challenging and stressful environment; to take direction from supervisor and to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations. 
  • Ability to abide by company safety policies and procedures and to work safely within a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to occasionally travel (including overnight) up to one (1) week at a time.

About Company

Capitol Aggregates a division of Zachry stands on a rich tradition of creativity, stability, innovation, and experience in the construction and building materials industry. Fully understanding that Capitol's employees are the heart of our success, we foster a dynamic work environment by providing development opportunities such as training, education, and career advancement. We believe people are our greatest asset and offer a variety of training and development opportunities to promote excellence and facilitate career advancement.

Capitol Aggregates offers an industry leading benefits package.

  • 401k
  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • 401k
  • Paid leave
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Employee assistance program

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status.


Nearest Major Market: Midland