Field Mechanic-hydraulics, pneumatics, generators

Columbia, SC | Direct Hire

Post Date: 06/06/2017 Job ID: 2246477 Industry: Technical

Minimum Education Requirements:
• AS in Mechanical Technology or Mechanical Engineering Technology or equivalent military electronics school

Summary:
The rolling stock mechanic is responsible for maintenance of railcars,
troubleshooting and repair of electrical, mechanical, pneumatic systems.
Qualified candidates will possess strong troubleshooting and problem solving
skills.

Responsibilities:
• Manage preventative and predictive maintenance in accordance with rolling stock vehicle manuals
• Complete and organize all reporting documents
• Manage vehicle spare parts and consumables
• Troubleshoot and repair
o Diesel traction engines
o Gear box
o Generators
o HVAC systems
o Hydraulic and Pneumatic Plant
o Electric Rolling Stock Plant
• Knowledge of bogie dynamics
o Suspension
o Damper
o Braking system
o Journal box
• Domestic field service – travel required
• Knowledge of the principals of track safety
• Knowledge of the structure of railway cars
• Ability to read and interpret electrical/mechanical/pneumatic drawings

Requirements:
• Must possess strong problem solving skills
• Must work with limited supervision
• Must hold a valid driver’ s license
• Candidate must be able to lift 75 lbs.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Excellent Microsoft office and operating system skills
• Work place is a drug free workplace and works with railroad contracts and job sites that require drug testing.



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