Title:  Maintenance Mechanic

Date:  Jul 26, 2022
Location: 

Baltimore, MD, US, 21223

Company:  simsmetalm
2057

Sims Metal (Sims) is a global leader in metal recycling. With facilities across the globe, Sims plays an intrinsic role in the circular economy by making resources available for future use. As a responsible corporate citizen, we continuously seek new ways to broaden our participation in the environmental sector, ensuring that our future is as bright, safe, and secure as at any time in our long history.

 

Sims is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We value the diversity of all of our employees, and we are committed to creating a working environment that is built on a foundation of respect and inclusion where everyone can contribute, advance on merit, and realize their full potential.

Job Overview:

Requirements: Due to the inherently dangerous nature of the industry and working with and around hazardous equipment, the employee must be able to maintain attention and concentration for extended periods of time. Follow all safety procedures, rules and regulations. At ARG "If we cannot do it safely, we will not do it at all!"

 

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure full-functioning of all machinery and mechanical equipment by conducting routine maintenance and repairs on:
    • conveyor systems, motors, vibrating feeders, production machinery and pneumatic tools and other similar equipment
  • Must be able to follow diagrams, sketches, instructions and operations manuals to trouble shoot malfunctions
  • Operating heavy mobile equipment, specifically front end loaders, skid steer loaders, forklifts and man-lifts
  • Develop quick and accurate communications with staff on technical questions and support.
  • Ability to make recommendations on equipment and repair decisions.
  • Document and maintain all daily service reports and equipment status reports.
  • Responsible for complying with ARG Safety Regulations.
  • Willingness to learn and adapt to change.

 

Other Qualifications:

  • Ability to work in all weather conditions
  • Minimum 2 years' of experience working around conveyor belts and/or processing equipment. Or recent graduate from Trade School in mechanics.
  • Be a problem solver.
  • Demonstrate professional and respectful conduct at all times.
  • Must possess the skill and ability to read, write and converse clearly in English.

Competitive Pay and Full Benefits!

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Company Paid Short-Term Disability
  • Company Paid Long-Term Disability
  • 401k with Employer Match
  • Paid Time Off
  • Safety Shoe Program
  • Prescription Safety Glasses Program
  • More Ancillary Benefits

 Work Environment:

While performing this job the employee will be exposed to a variety of extreme conditions. The noise level in the work environment and sites can be loud. Employee is frequently exposed to all weather conditions, including airborne particles, moving mechanical parts and vibration. The Maintenance Mechanic position is exposed to working around magnetic devices.

 

 

 

With a promote-from-within philosophy and a variety of programs available to support continuous learning, Sims offers the opportunity for a rewarding career. We are committed to the ecologically sound and sustainable use of resources and strive to operate in a manner that minimizes waste and protects the environment.

 

A career with Sims provides you with the opportunity to work with an organization whose goal is to be the world’s safest and most responsible recycling company. Our people achieve this by creating a zero-harm workplace, being exemplary members of the communities in which we operate, and being responsible stewards of the environment. We also offer competitive pay and a range of attractive benefits.

 

Find Out More…

Please visit www.simsltd.com for more information on Sims and its commitment to sustainability.

SIMS LIMITED IS PROUD TO BE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. WE VALUE THE DIVERSITY OF ALL OF OUR EMPLOYEES AND ARE COMMITTED TO CREATING AN INCLUSIVE WORKING ENVIRONMENT WHERE EVERYONE CAN CONTRIBUTE, ADVANCE ON MERIT, AND REALIZE THEIR FULL POTENTIAL. SIMS LIMITED IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. THE COMPANY DOES NOT DISCRIMINATE WITH REGARD TO RACE, SEX, RELIGION, COLOR, NATIONAL ORIGIN, CITIZENSHIP STATUS, DISABILITY, AGE, MARITAL OR FAMILIAL STATUS, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY, GENDER EXPRESSION, VETERAN STATUS, HOUSING STATUS, SOURCE OF INCOME, OR ANY OTHER STATUS PROTECTED BY FEDERAL, STATE, OR LOCAL LAWS. THIS APPLIES TO ANY EMPLOYMENT DECISION, INCLUDING RECRUITING, HIRING, PLACEMENT, PROMOTION, TERMINATION, LAYOFF, RECALL, TRANSFER, LEAVES OF ABSENCE, COMPENSATION, AND TRAINING.  QUALIFIED APPLICANTS WITH A DISABILITY IN NEED OF A REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION MAY REQUEST SUCH WITHOUT FEAR OF REPRISAL OR DISCRIMINATION. 

 


Nearest Major Market: Baltimore