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Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Company: United States Steel
Location: Houston
Posted on: July 3, 2024

Job Description:

U. S. Steel is committed to fostering an inclusive workplace culture and celebrate the diversity of our employees. The *Heavy Equipment Mechanic & Maintenance Technician *(Maintenance Technician Mechanical)job is a core component for our maintenance force and requires a trained and experienced individual to contribute to our success as one of the worlds largest steel producers. The Heavy Equipment Mechanic & Maintenance Technician (Maintenance Technician Mechanical) performs mechanical maintenance functions necessary to maintain operating and service equipment using standard and specialized tools and mobile equipment, such as pendant and overhead cranes and forklifts as required. As a Heavy Equipment Mechanic & Maintenance Technician (Maintenance Technician Mechanical), you will install, maintain, repair, and operate a broad range of mechanical systems and equipment in a heavy industrial environment to maintain continuous operations.*Responsibilities:** Install, maintain, troubleshoot and repair a broad range of mechanical systems and equipment including hydraulic, pneumatic, lubrication, power transmission systems, conveyors, cranes, and mobile equipment.* Provide assistance in operating functions as necessary.* May be required to work at heights and/or in confined space.* May work alone with minimal supervision or with other maintenance technicians.* Work in various areas of the plant location is required. Dependent upon the area, environmental conditions can be hot, cold, dirty, greasy, wet, and noisy.*Requirements:** Minimum of 1 year manufacturing and/or industrial experience (including relevant experience gained in military service) or equivalent education. This includes experience in any of the following: hydraulic, pneumatic, lubrication, power transmission systems, welding, pipe-fitting, structural repair, and diesel mechanic.* High School Diploma or GED* The position requires you to work 12 hour rotating shifts, which will include Saturdays and Sundays, and holidays* The position requires overtime work as needed* Adherence to safety procedures/guidelines at all times. Safety is our core value which requires you to wear safety protection such as hard hats, safety glasses, hearing protection, protective clothing, and boots with metatarsal protection.* The position requires punctuality, consistent attendance and self direction for the success of the operations* Must pass assessment test(s)*Competency Summary*At U. S. Steel all employees are expected to display the following core competencies every day to advance corporate, team and individual goals:*Think:* Think Critically and Drive Change*Lead: *Develop Talent and Collaborate*Do:* Empower Performance and Deliver Results*Company Overview*Since 1901, U. S. Steel has been a recognized leader in steel production. Today, as the first North American steel company to have declared a 2050 net-zero greenhouse gas emissions goal, we remain as innovative as ever, leading transformation across our industry while continuing to make products for everyday life - from industries as far ranging as automotive, construction, containers and packaging, appliances, and energy.We show pride in our communities with community partnerships, corporate charitable contributions, company-sponsored employee volunteer initiatives, leadership training, and much more. And of course, we have a steadfast commitment to safety first in our workplaces and respect for our employees, who are United by Steel.We are honored to have earned accolades and awards from well-regarded organizations, including the following:* _Newsweek_s Top 100 Most Loved Workplaces 2021, 22, 23* _Human Rights Campaign Foundations _Equality 100 Award 2020, 21,22, 23* _Disability:INs _Best Places to Work for Disability Inclusion 2021, 22, 23* _Ethispheres _Worlds Most Ethical Companies 2022, 23* _Military Times _Best for Vets: Employers 2023* _Mansfield Certification _for progressing Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion in Legal Department_: _2023Conducting business with integrity and with the highest ethical values has underpinned U. S. Steels success for over 100 years, and it remains critical to our companys success in the future. U. S. Steel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) according to job qualifications without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, genetics, sexual orientation, sex, gender identity, disability status or status as a protected Veteran or any other legally protected group status. (California residents may visit www.ussteel.com/CANotice regarding collection of personal information and U. S. Steel's privacy practices.)Job Type: Full-timeBenefits:* 401(k)* Dental insurance* Employee assistance program* Employee discount* Flexible spending account* Health insurance* Life insurance* Paid time off* Parental leave* Referral program* Retirement plan* Vision insuranceSchedule:* 12 hour shift* Monday to Friday* Weekends as neededExperience:* Mechanical knowledge: 1 year (Preferred)Ability to Relocate:* Houston, TX: Relocate before starting work (Required)Work Location: In personby Jobble

Keywords: United States Steel, Houston , Heavy Equipment Mechanic, Engineering , Houston, Texas

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