Kiewit Corporation SouthGate - Heavy Equipment Mechanic in Irving, Texas

Date: Mar 10, 2018

Location: Irving, TX, US

Company: Kiewit

Kiewit is one of North America's largest and most respected construction and engineering organizations. With its roots dating back to 1884, the employee-owned company operates through a network of offices and projects in the United States, Canada and Australia. Kiewit offers construction and engineering services in a variety of markets including transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building and mining. Kiewit had 2015 revenues of $9 billion and employs more than 22,000 staff and craft employees.

Our team is currently looking for an experienced Mechanic to keep up our level of commitment to safety and customer service. In this role, the successful candidate will perform Equipment repairs and maintenance work in accordance with factory and industry standards, run diagnostics on equipment and work closely with other team members to meet company goals. This is a fabulous opportunity for a knowledgeable, hardworking Diesel Mechanic to apply his or her skills in a company that offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits.

  • Test mechanical products and equipment after repair or assembly to ensure proper performance and compliance with manufacturers' specifications.

  • Perform detailed inspections on all equipment.

  • Replace worn or damaged parts

  • Operate and inspect equipment in order to diagnose defects.

  • Clean, lubricate, and perform other routine maintenance work on equipment and vehicles.

  • Examine parts for damage or excessive wear

  • Read and understand operating manuals, blueprints, and technical drawings.

  • Troubleshoot hydraulic, electrical, and mechanical issues.

  • Maintain a Very clean work area and shop. Must be detail orientated.

  • Perform oil changes and oil samples on all equipment.


  • 2 years experience working on heavy equipment.

  • Ability to lift up to 150 pounds

  • Excellent reading and writing skills.

Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Irving

Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

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