A Mechanic

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Location: New Lenox Illinois 60451
Start Date: 5/15/2019
End Date: Long Term
Job Details:
We are hiring A Mechanic's for our maintenance sites throughout the Chicagoland area.

No travel/No per diem

Job Description:


You will be required to perform a variety of duties depending on the job scope. You will be subject but not limited to perform work on the following equipment:

Heat exchangers – disassembly; bundle pulling and replacement; tube rolling; shell, head and bundle repairs and alterations; reassembly and performing hydro, nitrogen and pneumatic test on these systems

Towers and drums - blinding, opening, clean and inspecting; making internal repairs by way of buffing and/or grinding; tray removal and replacement; packing and ring replacement, nozzle replacement, etc.

Assisting in the blinding, bolting up and testing old and new pipe systems

Performing work on heaters/boilers by way of burner replacement, internal repairs, convection repairs and tube extractions and replacements

Grinding, hammering or use of flame cutting equipment to shape irregular edges of sections of structural parts or facilitate fitting edges together

Valve replacements

Required Skills:

Ability to plan work activities ahead of work pace

Tray Bar installation

Advance knowledge of tray removal and installation

Advance knowledge of removal and installation of heater tubes

Advance knowledge of boiler installation including steam drums and mud drums

Roll, cut and extract exchanger tubes from a tub sheet

Advance knowledge of layout skills

Sound knowledge of rigging skills

NCCER certified Boilermaker preferred, but not required

Post Hire Requirements:

Always be in compliance with all of Starcon and clients’ safety and quality control procedures.

Work in a team effort with all team members in order to reach a common goal.

Be willing to assist other crafts when directed such as pipe fitters, welders, riggers, etc.

Starcon CBT Rigging qualifications

Work Environment:

The work environment will require you to work in SCBA, special protective PPE specific to the unit and working at heights. Extended work hours may be required. Exposure to outdoor weather conditions. Must be physically able to carry up to 50 lbs. of tools and/or material.