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Diesel Mechanic

Company: Lehigh Hanson
Location: Jamestown
Posted on: June 6, 2021

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We're Lehigh Hanson. Our products build cities and towns, including stadiums that hold thousands of fans, and bridges that support millions of vehicles. We have thousands of employees across hundreds of locations in the U.S. and Canada, making us North America's leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mixed concrete, asphalt and related construction materials.

We might be a big company, but we appreciate and encourage our people to share their ideas and help shape our future. We want every one of our people to play an active role in growing our business. With our diverse product lines and locations across North America, there are opportunities to explore different roles and work on a variety of exciting and interesting projects.

We're a tight knit team. While we strive to be the best, we do it with an attitude that is humble, accessible and down-to-earth. We don't ask you to "fit in" to our culture. We invite you to add to it.


Does the sound of a Diesel Engine get your oils flowing? Do you pride yourself in the ability to fix anything or does troubleshooting rev up your engine? WE HAVE THE PERFECT CAREER FOR YOU! Lehigh Hanson is seeking a Diesel Mechanic at our Jamestown, NY Ready Mix Concrete Plant. This position will be responsible for performing preventative and emergency maintenance of repairs and maintaining concrete mixer and material delivery trucks, along with other vehicles and equipment related to industry. The employee will perform all work in a manner that complies with the safety policy and practices. Diesel Mechanic position is provided with a service truck.

  • Ensures compliance with all health, safety, and environmental regulations, and with company policies and procedures.
  • Repairs and maintenance functions consist of the following:
  • Will perform diesel and gasoline engine repairs.
  • Will diagnose and perform power train component repairs.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and perform hydraulic system repairs.
  • Must have a complete knowledge of truck air brake systems with the ability to diagnose and repair problems.
  • Ability to repair suspension and steering system.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair electrical systems.
  • Ability to perform specialized component repair such as hydraulic and mechanical drives.
  • Ability to make minor repairs including welding and cutting.
  • Ability to perform and track Scheduled Maintenance in accordance with Hanson's PM Program.
  • Ability to perform road calls in a safe, fast and professional manner when necessary.

  • May be required to drive Ready Mix Concrete Truck as requested.
  • Must have knowledge of OSHA regulations and safety orders, including safety precautions on raised truck beds, brakes, mixer lockouts, etc.
  • Will maintain good housekeeping with the ability to keep company records and complete work orders on equipment.

Will perform other duties and assignments as required.

This position will reside in Jamestown, New York.


  • Prefer high school diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • Must have a minimum of one year of experience repairing ready mix equipment or vocational training
  • Valid Commercial Driver's License Class A or B, clean DMV Record & enrolled in FMCSA Clearing House
  • NYS Heavy Equipment Inspector's License or ability to obtain
  • Prior construction experience preferred
  • Must be able to write legibly to complete work orders and other required paperwork
  • Must be able to read and comprehend maintenance manuals
  • Must have hand and air tools required to repair heavy duty trucks. Qualifies for a yearly tool reimbursement per Teamster's Contract.
  • Physical Requirements: sitting, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, twisting, climbing, balancing, bending (bending at the waist, lifting above the waist and lifting below the waist), kneeling, reaching, grasping (use of both hands), squatting, repetitive motions, manipulative finger movements with both hands, use of wrists (flexing or rotating with both wrists), use of both feet, use of arms above and below shoulder, work extended periods of time in same position, perform duties in all climates i.e. weather, extreme temperatures, tolerate heights, lift and carry up to 75-100 lbs., work in confined spaces, capable of wearing respiratory and other personal protective equipment.


We appreciate that candidates have many questions when considering opportunities, so we want to let you know that we offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, which we like to share with candidates a little bit later in the process.

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Keywords: Lehigh Hanson, Erie , Diesel Mechanic, Other , Jamestown, Pennsylvania

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