Shop Technician - Mobile Cranes
Company: Liebherr
Location: Houston , TX
Category: Mechanics, Construction, Skilled & Trades
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 12/6/2018
JOB DESCRIPTION:

Repair and replace virtually any damaged or worn part on a crane. 

 

Using mechanical engineering theory, review schematics and operations books to ascertain procedures and objectives and test nature of technical problems. 

 

Operate mechanical boom and cable equipment to troubleshoot machine problems and evaluate correctness and completeness of repairs that have been done on the machine. 

 

Weld metal parts or components together using brazing, gas or arc welding equipment. 

 

Sets the positive example in punctuality and professional demean or by respectful communication with all levels of staff, keeping work areas clean and orderly, and promoting safety regulations and all other programs.

 

  • Test mechanical products and equipment after repair or modification to ensure proper performance and compliance with manufacturer’s specifications

  • Repair and replace damaged or worn parts Operate and inspect machines or heavy equipment in order to diagnose defects Dismantle and reassemble heavy equipment using hoists and hand tools.

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

  • Examine parts for damage or excessive wear using micrometers and gauges Read, understand, and interpret operating manuals, parts manuals, blueprints and technical drawings.

  • Overhaul and test machines or equipment to ensure operating efficiency

  • Inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions using test instruments such as handheld computers, motor analyzers, chassis charts and pressure gauges.

  • Inspect and verify dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to factory specifications

  • Oversees the maintenance of quality standards through visual and mechanical inspection methods Promotes a safe work environment by ensuring the group and self follow established safety procedures.

  • Oversees the handling and disposing of hazardous wastes, such as toner, oil, antifreeze, transmission fluid, auto parts cleaner, and similar material

 

 

 

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
  • Demonstrated initiative to visualize, organize, manage, and complete projects in individual and group settings.
  • Ability to interface with all levels of staff.
  • Demonstrated ability to handle confidential information.
  • Ability to multi-task while completing work in a competent and professional manner.
  • Ability to work overtime as well as on weekends or on call duty.
  • Competency in mechanical and electrical technical engineering application.
  • Demonstrated ability to perform welding using different types of equipment.

 

Education and Experience:

  • High school graduate or GED.

 

Additional Requirements:

  • Travel domestically and internationally up to 20% of the time.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a valid driver license and passport.

 

ADDRESS:
Liebherr
Houston , TX 77028
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