Praxair-USIG
Vehicle Mechanic (Theodore AL)
At a glance
Location: US-AL-Theodore Map
Posted: 09/25/2017
Closing: 10/24/2017
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: At least 3 year(s)
Praxair-USIG
Job description
Praxair, Inc. is a Fortune 300 company with $12 billion in sales. We are the largest industrial gases company in North and South America and one of the largest worldwide. The company produces, sells and distributes atmospheric, process and specialty gases, and high-performance surface coatings.
 
Truck Mechanic / Journeyman Diesel Mechanic
  • Troubleshoot, repair, and maintain rolling stock, running gear, suspension systems, etc.
  • Must be able to use manufacture manuals to perform maintenance and/or repairs fleet vehicles
  • Maintain fleet appearance by repairing and re-fabricating body parts
  • Maintains parts inventory to include tires, fuel, and oil/ lubricants
  • Perform road calls to help keep trucks moving to customers
  • Must have or must be able to get air brake certification
  • Must have or must be able to get air conditioner repair certification
  • Must be able to do preventive maintenance on all rolling equipment
Have a combination of training and/or experience totaling at least 1 year. Such
training and/or experience may consist of:
  1. Participation in a truck manufacturer-sponsored training program or similar
    commercial training program designed to train students in truck operation and maintenance;
  2. Experience as a mechanic or inspector in a motor carrier maintenance
    program;
  3. Experience as a mechanic or inspector in truck maintenance at a commercial
    garage, fleet leasing company, or similar facility;
  4. Experience as a commercial vehicle inspector for a State, Provincial or
    Federal Government.
     
Instrumentation
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, and correct all instrumentation issues in compliance with manufacturer recommended repair on product flow meter
  • Execute all PM's-CM's and other calibration requirements with proper documentation on all meter recalibrations
  • Understand and use various diagnostic and calibration equipment (i.e. Fluke, pressure gauges, meter prover, etc.)
  • Read and maintain schematic wiring diagrams for tractor pto, and potentiometer systems, etc.
  • Maintain full compliance with trucking bulletins and alerts
Control Systems
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, and correct all control system issues pertaining to the tractor PTO, potentiometer, and flow meter
  • Maintain spare parts inventory systems assigned to their position as identified by plant Distribution Supervisor
     
Pumping Systems
  • Understand and Troubleshoot cryo pump systems - Cryomach, ACD, and Blackmer
  • Understand and capable of seal replacement and pump rebuilds for your system of trailers
  • Understand trailer components and operations (i.e. hoses, piping, safeties, valves, and check valves, etc.)
  • Understand and troubleshoot PTO interlock systems and anti-pull away valves
     
 

Job requirements

Troubleshoot, repair, and maintain rolling stock, running gear, suspension systems, etc.

Must be able to use manufacture manuals to perform maintenance repairs.

Maintain fleet appearance by repairing and re-fabricating body parts.

Maintains parts inventory to include tires, fuel, and oil/ lubricants.

Perform road calls to help keep trucks moving to customers.

Have or able to acquire air brake certification.

Have or able to acquire air conditioner repair certification.

Able to do preventive maintenance on all rolling equipment.

Have or able to acquire a CDL Class A with hazmat and tanker certification.

  • Computer proficiency using Microsoft Word, Excel and ability to learn manufacturer specific software used in diagnosing.

High school diploma or GED is required.




Vehicle Mechanic (Theodore AL)