Xylem Pump Repair Mechanic III - Midland, TX in Midland, Texas

Xylem (XYL) is a leading global water technology company committed to developing innovative technology solutions to the world’s water challenges. The Company’s products and services move, treat, analyze, monitor and return water to the environment in public utility, industrial, residential and commercial building services settings. Xylem also provides a leading portfolio of smart metering, network technologies and advanced infrastructure analytics solutions for water, electric and gas utilities. The Company’s more than 16,500 employees bring broad applications expertise with a strong focus on identifying comprehensive, sustainable solutions. Headquartered in Rye Brook, New York with 2017 revenue of $4.7 billion, Xylem does business in more than 150 countries through a number of market-leading product brands.

The name Xylem is derived from classical Greek and is the tissue that transports water in plants, highlighting the engineering efficiency of our water-centric business by linking it with the best water transportation of all – that which occurs in nature. For more information, please visit us at www.xylem.com .

Godwin, a Xylem brand, offers a broad product line of fully automatic self-priming pumps used in temporary and permanent applications. With a full range of diesel and electric pumps available to purchase or rent, Godwin pumps are used for dewatering and liquids transfer in mining, constructions, municipal and industrial projects around the world.

The Role : Godwin, a Xylem brand, seeks to hire a Level III Pump Repair Mechanic to be responsible for trouble-shooting, maintaining, servicing and repairing Xylem Dewatering pumping and support equipment in a safe and efficient manner in the shop or at a customer job site. This position is also responsible for recording parts and labor accurately on appropriate Work Orders and Internal Equipment Repair forms and participating in a service call rotation.

Essential Functions:

  • Rebuild diesel engines and pump ends.

  • Perform routine inspections, preventative maintenance and servicing as directed on Godwin fleet equipment between each rental.

  • Perform an initial inspection of Godwin fleet equipment for possible damages; diagnose damages; report damages to Service Manager.

  • Repair damaged equipment.

  • Test all repaired equipment for proper operation and quality.

  • Perform preventative maintenance on Company vehicles and shop support equipment as directed (air dryer, chain saws, lifts, etc.).

  • Troubleshoot diesel engine, electrical systems and pump problems.

  • Perform diagnostic checks using computer technology.

  • Perform related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years of experience and/or training or combination of education, training and experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the duties of the position

  • Knowledge of:

  • Methods, materials, tools and techniques used in equipment repair and maintenance.

  • Diagnosing basic mechanical problems

  • General diesel engine repair

  • General DC electric and circuit testing skills

  • General diesel engine component location and identification

  • Safety practices and procedures

  • Basic mechanical aptitude

Physical Demands:

(The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • Prolonged standing on concrete floors, lifting up to 50 pounds, carrying up to 50 pounds, bending and stooping

  • Regularly required to sit or stand, reach, bend and move about the facility

Work Environment:

(The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • Mix of inside shop work and outside work with exposure to all weather conditions

  • Manufacturing environment; may be exposed to loud noises, changing temperatures, machinery with moving parts and various materials

  • Extended hours as needed (weekends, overtime and on-call rotations)

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