U.S. Concrete
  • 27-Aug-2019 (CST)
  • Ferrara Bros.
  • College Point, NY, USA
  • Union contract rate
  • Full Time

Union benefits package

Plant Maintenance Technician  |  NYC

  * Accepting applications *


Job Summary 

Responsible for overall maintenance and repair of equipment, tools, and engines as assigned by Maintenance Manager or Head Mechanic.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Install, adjust, maintain, and repair production equipment, as assigned.
  • Operate a variety of hand and power tools to repair, grease, weld, cut, change parts, and complete tasks as assigned.
  • Weld and use cutting torch as required.
  • Perform general repairs to plant structures.
  • Keep work area in a clean and orderly condition.
  • Test malfunctioning machinery, determine repairs and discuss with head mechanic for approval and repair as needed.
  • Replace faulty parts, electrical wires, motors, controls and circuit boards.
  • Install equipment and electrical components and test to ensure proper functioning. 
  • Observe mechanical devices and equipment and listen to sounds to determine proper functioning or identify causes of trouble.
  • Dismantle equipment to gain access to and remove defective parts using hoists, cranes, hand tools and power tools. Replace and install parts as needed. 
  • Lubricate and clean parts and equipment to ensure proper operation. 
  • Maintains safe workplace by complying with organization operational policies, procedures, and standards, as well as federal, state and local rules and regulations;
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in training opportunities.
  • Other duties and responsibilities related to the nature of the job may be assigned on a temporary or permanent basis as needed.  


  • High School diploma, GED or equivalent in training, education, or experience.
  • Technical or vocational school certification or equivalent in training or experience.
  • Minimum of three year directly related experience require.
  • CCO license a plus but not required
  • Valid state driver license
  • Mechanical aptitude and ability are essential.
  • Skilled in use of hand and power tools.
  • Must be able to weld, torch cut & fabricate; Welding and torch cutting experience a must
  • Must have experience operating heavy equipment (front end loader, excavator, skid steer)
  • Knowledge of hydraulics, mechanics, electricity, carpentry or related field preferred.

Physical Environment

  • Must have ability to lift tools, machinery parts, and other objects weighing up to 60-80 pounds each.
  • Endure intermittent bending, crouching, pushing, pulling, stooping, and reaching throughout shift.
  • Standing for extended periods of time throughout shift.
  • Able to work under extreme conditions, such as hot or cold temperatures, noise, dust, and dirt.


About U.S. Concrete, Inc.
U.S. Concrete, Inc. (NASDAQ: USCR) is a leading supplier of concrete and aggregates for large-scale commercial, residential and infrastructure projects in high-barrier-to-entry markets across the country. The Company holds leading market positions in the high growth metropolitan markets of New York, San Francisco, Dallas-Fort Worth and Washington, D.C, and its materials have been used in some of the most complex and highly specialized construction projects of the last decade. U.S. Concrete has continued to grow organically and through a series of strategic acquisitions of independent producers in our target markets.


U.S. Concrete, Inc is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of Sex, Race, Religion, Age (40 and over), Handicap or National Origin.  We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, creed, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status or any other legally protected status.


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