Field Service Mechanic

McConway & Torley, LLC

Ferris, TX

Arcosa Aggregates TX Region is searching for a Experienced Field Service Mechanic for our Waco, TX and surrounding area to service our plants in Moddy, Cameron and Belton.   In this role you will support a positive safety culture by assisting with the activities and engaging with staff within a mining environment that is regulated by MSHA safety standards.  As an Field Service Mechanic, you will support a mining operation by keeping heavy mobile equipment in good operating condition to meet production needs. 


Arcosa Aggregates is a leading producer and distributor of construction materials and services. We are unified in our commitment to building a better world through the foundations of roads, bridges, and buildings in our communities across the United States.


What you'll do:

•        Comply with all industry safety rules, procedures and applicable government regulations

•        Identifies mechanical problems visually and/or with computer diagnostic equipment

•        Oils and lubricates moving parts on heavy equipment in a mining environment to ensure effective performance.

•        Records and reports damaged, worn, or broken parts.

•        Orders and installs replacement parts for heavy mobile equipment.

•        Identifies the causes of unexpected breakdowns of machines.

•        Repairs broken machines quickly and efficiently.

•        Cleans, organizes, inventories, stocks, and otherwise maintains shop areas, parts, tools, and supplies.

•        Coordinates with plant or maintenance managers to schedule regular maintenance on machines to complete in a timely manner.

•        Collaborates with product or plant manager regarding new products being added and modifications that will be required.

•        Performs other related duties as assigned.

•        Ability to diagnose break downs

•        Performs preventative maintenance or makes repairs on rolling stock and heavy equipment (e.g., Oil changes, clean-out)

•        Able to perform repairs like remove and install motors, spring and brake work, general repairs  

•        Be able to perform multiple tasks.

•        Sound problem solving skills

•        Be able to communicate with your supervisors, drivers and to function as a team member

•        Requires driving field service truck between locations to preform repairs


What you'll need:

•        Prompt, regular and predictable attendance

·        The ability to stand, stoop, bend, lift, walk, climb stairs, ladders and catwalks up to 60 feet as required and lift weights up to 60 pounds.

•        The ability to work in a varied outdoor environment (cold, hot, dry, dusty, rainy)

  • Extensive knowledge of all aspects of heavy equipment and repair.
  • Proficient with related computer diagnostic equipment and software.

·        Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

·        Ability to visually diagnose mechanical issues.

·        Ability to read service and repair manuals.

·        Ability to read work orders.

·        Ability to perform repairs in a timely fashion.

·        Valid Driver License Required

·        4 to 5 years of experience working on heavy mobile equipment in a mining environment - preferred