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Martin Marietta Materials, Inc Diesel / Heavy Equipment Mechanic in Denver, Colorado

Position SummaryThis position performs preventive maintenance, performs diagnostics andmakes repairs on heavy construction equipment and on-highway trucks in thesafest, most effective way possible to avoid downtime.Responsibilities* Ensures a safe work environment in compliance with all safety policies andprocedures using the appropriate tools and equipment for the task* Performs diagnostic tasks in order to properly source parts and accuratelyrepair heavy equipment and vehicles, including but not limited to dieseltrucks, trailers, ready mix trucks, rollers, pavers, loaders,backhoes, skid steers, etc.* Cleans, lubricates, and performs preventative maintenance work onequipment and vehicles* Dismantles and reassembles heavy equipment using hoists and hand tools, asneeded* Operates and inspects machines or heavy equipment to diagnose defects* Overhauls and tests machines or equipment to ensure operating efficiency* Examines parts for damage or excessive wear, repairing and replacingdamaged or worn parts* Troubleshoots and rewires electrical systems* Tests mechanical products and equipment after repair or assembly to ensureproper performance and compliance with manufacturer's specifications* Researches, orders, and maintains the inventory of parts for service andrepairs* Completes all paperwork as necessary, including but not limited to workorders, parts requests, time cards, logs, pre-trip/post-trip inspections, etc.* May make service calls and roadside repairs as needed* Perform other duties as assignedKnowledge, Skills and Abilities* Must be safety-oriented and exhibit safe work habits* General knowledge of basic hand tools, air tools, precision measuringtools and instruments, laptop computers and diagnostic software* General knowledge of heavy equipment operations, systems and components(engines, electrical, hydraulic, mechanical, pneumatic), repairmethods and common issue* Strong computer diagnostic skills* Must be able to obtain or currently possess adequate tools to perform allassigned duties* Perform well in a "TEAM" environment* Ability to meet attendance schedule with dependability and consistency* Flexibility to work various schedules including shift work, requiredovertime and weekends* Communicate effectively, both written and verbally* Pass a pre-employment physical and drug screenMinimum Education and Experience* Must have valid CDL Class B* Minimum 5 years of heavy equipment/on-highway truck maintenance experienceor related field that showcases skills with mechanical, hydraulic, andelectrical systems* High School Diploma or equivalent required. Trade school or equivalenttraining desiredPhysical Requirements and Conditions* Ability to lift 75 pounds* Must be able to perform physical activities that require considerable use ofyour arms and legs and moving your whole body, such as climbing,lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of materialsPay* Starting wages depend on knowledge, skills and experience