Colonna's Shipyard, Inc Mechanic - Maintenance Mechanic - Main Yard in Norfolk, Virginia
Colonna's Shipyard is looking to obtain experienced candidates for our Maintenance Department.
Need is for a Maintenance Mechanic (All Classes), for immediate work in Norfolk, VA.
This is a full-time position with competitive pay, based on experience.
Repair work includes the repairing, overhauling or rebuilding systems of the following: diesel and gasoline engines, other types of internal combustion engines, automatic and non-automatic transmissions, heavy duty line systems, hydraulic utility systems and controls
Overhaul and repair combustions powered heavy duty vehicles and heavy mobile equipment such as cranes and forklifts
Trace and locate defects and causes of mechanical problems using a wide range of diagnostic and test equipment
Determine the type and extent of necessary repairs
Install, repair, maintain, test, and adjust fixed and semi-fixed industrial equipment and machinery such as cranes, pumps, engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, and production machinery
Plan and lay-outs work form blueprints, diagrams, operational manuals, manufacturer's specifications, work orders, and other specifications
Determine nature of repair and examines parts to detect imperfections with the use of rulers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments to determine changes in dimensional requirements
Operation of equipment, preventative maintenance, diagnostic and repair work, and overhaul of minor and major building/utility systems and components
Able to perform repairs and PM's on various equipment, cranes, forklifts, trucks, and vehicles
Fit and install to appropriate tolerances such parts as pistons, valves, bearings, gears, and cylinders
Make changes and modifications in accordance with specifications and guidelines
Connects, meshes, aligns, and adjusts system elements to assure proper operation of the complete system or vehicle
Field repairs as necessary
Disassemble equipment using hoists, cranes, hand tools, and power tools
Make repairs by replacing, reworking, or refinishing worn or damaged parts
Reassemble equipment and test performance
Performance preventative maintenance and calibration of equipment at all levels
Maintain safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations
Board ships via stairs, ladders, and gangways with tool bags and needed equipment
Control cost in assigned area of responsibility
Adjust functional parts of equipment and control instruments using hand tools, levels, plumb bobs, and straightedges
Must be able to follow all safety requirements along with knowledge of safe rigging practices. Must be able to work easily and skillfully with hands, climb and work at heights, work in confined spaces and around water, stand for long periods of time, stoop, knee, crouch, and crawl to reach work areas.
Required to wear personal protective equipment hard hat, safety glasses, steel toe boots/shoes, and when necessary, respirator
Other duties may be assigned as workload dictates
High School diploma or equivalent
Experience working on hydraulic system engine repairs (gas & diesel) and electrical systems (12 and 24 volt).
Driver's License and clean driving record required.
Ability to operate equipment for repair purpose including cranes, forklifts, air compressors, and trucks/vehicles.
Understand and act upon instruction
Ability to apply basic math, reading and communication skills
Work independently to complete responsibilities
Must have regular, reliable attendance
Position compensation is based on experience.
Our benefits include:
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Annual performance evaluations and service pay increases
On-site Human Resources
Free and close proximity parking
All resumes are reviewed immediately for consideration.
Colonna’s Shipyard and our affiliates are pleased to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
EOE / M / F / DISABILITY / VET
These are our VALUES and the guidelines that make us a leader in our industry. We are pleased and confident in stating that our skilled employees are among the most respected experts in the ship repair industry.
External Company Name: Colonna's Shipyard, Inc.
External Company URL: http://www.colonnaship.com/careers
Street: 400 E. Indian River Rd.