Power Mechanic

Alcoa, Inc.

Us Nbg Newburgh, IN

About the location

Just as aluminum is the element of possibility, so too, are our team members. When you join Alcoa, you have the opportunity to help define what it means to be a sustainable aluminum company. Our 100-year legacy gives you the systems and tools to thrive, while our start-up mentality affords you the freedom to quickly make your mark, impact your world, and grow your career. We invented the industry and today we are redefining what it means to be a sustainable aluminum company from mines to metal. We are open, honest, and accountable. We do what we say we’ll do. We relentlessly pursue outstanding and sustainable results. And we creatively transform ideas into value. We treat all people with dignity and provide a diverse, inclusive work culture. We work safely, promote wellness, and protect the environment. Come grow your career, collaborate on a global scale and deliver materials essential to the world. Learn more about the endless career possibilities for you at Alcoa!

About the job

The incumbent must be able to use basic mechanics hand tools, weld, read blue prints, cut and thread pipe, perform layout procedures and calculations, repair and adjust; hydraulic, air conditioning, water systems, overhead cranes, cooling towers, rig cables, operate mobile equipment, repair pumps; motors, fans, compressors, conveyers, power transmission equipment and repair & adjust gas & coal combustion systems. Fabricate & install structures.

Essential Functions of the Job:  The following duties of a Power Mechanic are considered to be essential functions of the position:

Perform basic mathematical skills

Use basic hand and power tools

Read blueprints and schematics correctly

Utilize safety in all areas of the work environment

Perform pipe fitter skills

Perform hydraulic and pneumatic skills

Perform rigging skills

Operate equipment (mobile crane, forklift, man-lift)

Perform repairs on window unit air conditioners

Perform repairs on pumps, motors, fan, compressors, boilers, conveyors, power transmission (including setting and alignment)

Perform welding skills

Perform combustion skills

Fabricate & install sheet metal & structures

Use personal computer for obtaining information, documenting time, etc.

Perform housekeeping

Participate in all required training, safety activities

Perform equipment and system troubleshooting as required

Understand and apply Alcoa business systems principles

Equipment/Tools including but not limited to: Drills, impacts, hammers, screw drivers, end wrenches, socket drives, pliers, hack saws, pipe wrenches, adjustable wrenches, allen wrenches, torque wrenches, grinders, sanders, pipe cutting and threading machines and hand held pipe cutting and threading machines and hand help pipe cutting and threading tools, taps and dies, squares, levels, files, brushes, plum bob, chisels, punches, band saws, chop saws, micrometer, dial indicator, dial caliper, feeler gauges, oxygen/acetylene and electric welding equipment.

III.       Safety Equipment/Personal Protective Equipment: Safety glasses, Hard Hat, Safety Boots (Metatarsal, electrical hazard, grounded, steel toed), 100% cotton clothing, long sleeves, gloves, slicker suit, rubber footwear, hearing protection, respirator and self contained breathing equipment.