Industrial Repair Mechanic - Houston

Houston, TX
Please be aware: A true member of the Goodyear hiring team will always interview candidates in-perso

Job Description

Industrial Repair Mechanic

Posted: Sunday, 2/11/2024


For more than a century, Goodyear has led the industry in manufacturing innovative tires that deliver the highest level of performance for everything from passenger cars and trucks to airplanes, heavy-duty mining equipment, and racecars. We are devoted to advancing tire technology, applying our innovations to new products that deliver confident mobility for drivers everywhere. If you are looking for a challenging, yet rewarding career path, you will enjoy being a part of the manufacturing team.

Pay: 38.98

Shift: 1st shift 7am-3pm

Overtime is available

Position Description:

As a Repair Mechanic Associate, you will be responsible for troubleshooting, preventative maintenance, and repair of all plant equipment in one of Goodyear's Chemical manufacturing plants. Goodyear Chemical is a division of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company which manufactures and markets rubber-related chemicals for various applications. You will also promote safety, environmental stewardship and housekeeping throughout the facility.

Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Troubleshoot, repair, install and lubricate industrial mechanical equipment, including safety guards and shields
  • Interpret blueprints, schematics, sketches to determine correct work procedures
  • Conduct preventative maintenance on equipment including but not limited to inspection, lubrication and alignment
  • Rebuild pumps and various mechanical equipment as necessary following standard operating procedures
  • Test systems, machines and other equipment; analyze and troubleshoot hydraulic systems
  • Use precision maintenance tools and methods such as shaft alignment, belt tensioning, sprocket/pulley alignment, set bearing tolerances and proper fastener torque
  • Inspect assemblies and installation for conformance to specifications using measuring instruments required
  • Adhere to Goodyear's attendance policy
  • Perform a variety of manual tasks in varying temperatures for extended periods of time, which may include lifting light to heavy materials, climbing, standing, squatting, bending, and working at heights when applicable
  • HS Diploma/GED
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship now or in the future
  • Required to lift heavy materials, climb, stand, squat, bend and work at heights with or without reasonable accommodations
  • Must be able to successfully complete all post-offer, pre-employment contingencies
  • Ability to work any and/or rotating shifts, weekends, holidays, or overtime if applicable
  • Basic computer skills
  • 2+ years' experience in maintenance (Millwright, Machinist or Hydraulics)

Goodyear At A Glance

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