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MECHANIC - Lamberts Point Docks

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Date: Jul 12, 2019

Location: Norfolk, VA, US, 0

Company: Norfolk Southern Corp.

Requisition 12082: MECHANIC - Lamberts Point Docks 

 

Job Description

Primary Purpose:
Responsible for repair and maintenance of mechanical equipment and vehicles.

 

Principal Duties:

  • Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul mobile mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment, such as mechanical equipment and vehicles.
  • Test and adjust repaired systems to meet manufacturers' performance specifications.
  • Review work orders and discuss work with supervisors.
  • Operate and inspect machines or heavy equipment to diagnose defects.
  • Read and understand operating manuals, blueprints, and technical drawings.
  • Dismantle and reassemble heavy equipment using hand tools.
  • Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Repairing — Repairing machines or systems using the needed tools.
  • Equipment Maintenance — Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
  • Troubleshooting — Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.
  • Critical Thinking — Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
Work Conditions

Environment:  Outdoor/Field
Shift Work:  No
On-Call:  Yes
Weekend Work:  Yes
Travel Required:  0 - 2 Days per Month

Company Overview

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) is one of the nation’s premier transportation companies. Its Norfolk Southern Railway Company subsidiary operates approximately 19,500 route miles in 22 states and the District of Columbia, serves every major container port in the eastern United States, and provides efficient connections to other rail carriers. Norfolk Southern operates the most extensive intermodal network in the East and is a major transporter of coal, automotive, and industrial products.

We are a team of more than 28,000 employees working together to maintain our reputation as "The Thoroughbred of Transportation". As an industry leader, Norfolk Southern offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package.

Norfolk Southern is an equal opportunity employer including veterans and disabled.

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