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Maintenance Mechanic

Company: Disability Solutions
Location: West Palm Beach
Posted on: November 17, 2023

Job Description:

Who we areFor more than 40 years, Covanta has been at the forefront of sustainable materials management, providing companies and communities world-class waste and resource solutions.Through our diverse and scalable full-service capabilities, we're leading the charge to a carbon-negative future-reducing, reusing, recycling and reimagining waste for the benefit of both people and planet.Our differentiator comes from our vast ecosystem of technology, facilities, and partnerships, trusted by the world's largest organizations to solve their most pressing environmental challenges, and achieve their most ambitious environmental, social, and governance (ESG) goals.All that we're missing is you. Join us today!!Our values Diversity, inclusivity, engagement-these are the values that help us foster a strong sense of community within Covanta. By embracing the unique talents, perspectives, and experiences of our employees, we cultivate an environment that embraces teamwork, encourages open dialogue, and provides opportunities for growth.Maintenance MechanicAre you a self-motivated Maintenance Mechanic ready to grow your career? And we do mean GROW. Our equipment is enormous! And so are the opportunities we have at Covanta.Come join our team of long-term employees, ready to share their knowledge and experience working on a variety of large tools and machines such as: boilers, hydraulics, chain driven and belt conveyors, steam systems, welding, fabrication, a variety piping, rigging.Under general maintenance supervision, the Maintenance Mechanic performs skilled mechanical work in support of the overall facility operation and in maintaining the operation of the power generation plant in compliance with established production schedules and plant output requirements.ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:Safety is number one! Has a good safety record and demonstrates the ability to follow all facility safety procedures and programs:

  • Follows all safety procedures and regulations.
  • Participate in safety programs, BBS, walkdowns, etc.
  • Maintains a clean and orderly work area.
  • Is constantly alert to unsafe working conditions.
  • Wear all required personal protective equipment.Responsibilities:
    • Dismantles, overhauls, reassembles, and adjusts, boilers, pumps, valves, and all other auxiliary equipment.
    • Uses cutting torch and welding equipment to fabricate mechanical repairs, piping, and valve replacement.
    • Performs integrity tests on piping and other plant equipment.
    • Performs advanced fabrication activities on facility machinery and components.
    • Performs pipefitting runs with all types of tubing and pipes.
    • Performs basic rigging techniques to lift and move a variety of equipment, parts, structural components, and shapes.
    • Performs advanced repairs on all types of conveyors and conveyor components, remove and install taper locks, gearboxes, bearings, and splice belts, high-pressure valves, and steam systems.
    • Completes work order corrective actions, logbooks as required in a clear and legible manner, and ensures accuracy of time reporting on all repair activities.Qualifications:
      • High School Diploma/GED or 5 years proven mechanical experience required.
      • Experience with welding, boilers, conveyors, condensers, or extensive mechanical background
      • Hydraulics - can install seals and rebuild cylinders and pumps.
      • Oxy Acetylene - can cut and fabricate simple fabrications.
      • Machining - can safely operate, hydraulic press, drill press, band saw, and grinders.
      • Coupling Alignment - can align couplings with dial indicators.
      • Blueprints & Manuals - can interpret simple blueprints and equipment manuals.
      • Basic Math - can add and subtract fractions and decimals.Physical Demands:
        • Can meet the physical requirements of the position including walking, bending, stooping, kneeling, working on grating, or climbing for extended hours.
        • Occasionally is exposed to outside heights as high as 225 feet above ground level and frequently works off scaffolding and ladders.
        • Can frequently lift and carry 50 lbs., and push/pull 100 lbs.
        • Frequently is exposed to extreme heat and adverse weather conditions.Shifts: Works dayshift 10 hours, or longer as plant condition requires. Will be scheduled on-call for nights and weekends, approximately once every 8 weeks.What Covanta Offers You:
          • Health Care Benefits - start 1st day of employment
          • Wellness Program Incentives & Rewards
          • 401k - match up to 7%
          • Paid Time Off (Vacation & Holiday)
          • Paid Parental Leave
          • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability Benefits
          • Tuition Reimbursement
          • Employee Referral BonusCovanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.EOE AA M/F/Protected Veteran Status/Disability EEO is the Law Poster (The poster can be found at Level, Title and/or Salary may be adjusted based on the applicant's experience or skills.If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to access job openings or apply for a job on this site as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by contacting us at

Keywords: Disability Solutions, Miami , Maintenance Mechanic, Professions , West Palm Beach, Florida

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