Truck Equipment Mechanic in Lafayette, IN at Arconic

Date Posted: 7/2/2018

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Job Description

We are in search of experienced Heavy Duty Truck Mechanic. The Truck Mechanic will inspect, test, service, repair and rebuild internal combustion and direct current power vehicles used in material handling, maintenance operation, and personnel carrying. Duties include, but are not limited to:

-Perform complete rebuilds of components such as engines, transmissions, DC drive motors, and complete rebuilding of vehicles.
-Inspect, test, service, and maintain vehicle components, such as wheels, tires, brakes, vehicle bodies, fuel systems, ignition systems, gear boxes, power trains, solid state components, hydraulic systems, and air conditioning systems.
-Diagnostic troubleshooting which includes the use of electronic and mechanical test equipment.
-Read, interpret, and use instruction and parts manuals, drawings, and other data as required.
-Record and maintain necessary paperwork such as time and inventory records, hour meter readings, etc.
-Rebuild starters, generators torque hubs and drive motors.
-Use equipment to weld, burn, cut and solder.
-Repair and maintain truck shop equipment such as hydraulic lifts, tire presses, grease racks, steam cleaner, air compressor, etc.
-Fabricate hydraulic hoses and lines.
-Service and maintain batteries.
-Maintain work area in a clean and orderly condition.

Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position

Basic Qualifications

High school graduate or GED
-1 year truck mechanic experience with a variety of areas, including troubleshooting, servicing, rebuilding, and repairing.
-Proficiency with basic computer applications.
-Successful candidate must pass Arconic Truck Shop entrance test.

Preferred Qualifications

3 years truck mechanic experience in a manufacturing environment.
-Excellent written and oral communication skills and effective problem solving skills
-Ability to interface effectively with technology.

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