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Mechanic II

Company: GAF Buildings Materials Corp. of America
Location: Chester
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

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Job Description:


Environment, Health, and Safety

  • Understand and abide by all GAF Safety Rules and Policies at all times
  • Read and understand all Safe Job Procedures in applicable SOPs and JSAs.
  • Properly operate all mobile equipment
  • Demonstrate complete understanding of LOTO as related to mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and other industrial equipment
  • Demonstrate caution and proper body mechanics when physically moving or positioning items
  • Know and wear PPE appropriate for your work area
  • Perform daily housekeeping responsibilities.
  • Safely operate grinders, sanders, drill press, hand tools and other equipment associated with job duties
  • Perform documented pre-job briefs and complete other audit forms as applicable
  • Demonstrate proper use of fall protection systems, including harness and mobile equipment
  • Other EH&S duties as assigned

Job Tasks

  • Be able to identify areas of the plant and where equipment is located
  • Identify specific pieces of equipment and their function
  • Create and apply time to work orders
  • Enter comments and descriptions on work orders and close them when completed
  • Assign parts to work orders and research spare parts in CMMS
  • Demonstrate proper tool selection and usage
  • Properly use basic hand and power tools
  • Understand assembly drawings and P&ID's
  • Demonstrate knowledge of small-bore piping systems and their fabrication (including valves)
  • Demonstrate knowledge of pump packing assessment and new installation
  • Demonstrate proficiency with oxyfuel torch
  • Demonstrate proficiency with MIG & TIG welding techniques
  • Properly replace, tighten, and align drive belts
  • Properly rig, lift, and move equipment as required by overhead crane
  • Properly install/remove pulleys, sheaves, and sprockets
  • Install and track new conveyor belts, drive rolls, and idler rolls
  • Demonstrate proficiency with removing and installing bearings
  • Locate and identify emergency shutoff units for water, air, gas, and electrical systems
  • Complete monthly and quarterly air compressor PM
  • Complete hydraulic power unit PM
  • Understand hydraulic and pneumatic schematics
  • Identify drive coupling types and their installation
  • Identify, install, and rebuild mechanical seals
  • Demonstrate proficiency with plasma cutter
  • Set and check bearing clearances
  • Properly complete lubrication
  • Perform proper bolt torquing
  • Rebuild Kinney filters
  • Perform binder and whitewater heater PM
  • Perform burner inspections
  • Perform manlift PM
  • Perform skid steer PM
  • Perform forklift PM


  • At least 5 years of Industrial Mechanic experience
  • High school diploma or GE

We believe our employees are our greatest resource. We offer competitive salary, benefits, 401k, and vacation packages for all full time permanent positions. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and GAF, SGI, and Siplast are proud to be affirmative action employers. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. If applying for positions in the U.S., must be eligible to work in the U.S. without need for employer sponsored visa (work permit).

Keywords: GAF Buildings Materials Corp. of America, Rock Hill , Mechanic II, Other , Chester, South Carolina

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