ArchRock Shop Mechanic (Contract) in Fort Worth, Texas

Shop Mechanic (Contract)




Job Type:Temp to Hire

Location:TX - Fort Worth


Job Description

Position Summary: Mechanic that performs work on gas compression equipment components and instruments (e.g., pumps, controllers, valves, etc) at shop location. Performs other tasks as needed or requested.

Primary Responsibilities and Assignments:

  • Fully understands and utilizes standard operating procedures relative to gas compressor maintenance and repair

  • Gaining proficiency at base deflection, coupling alignment

  • Can identify, diagnose and fix most compressor equipment component and instrument problems

  • Replaces and overhauls most compressors, checking bearings, crankshaft, etc.

  • Disassembles gas compressor parts and equipment

  • Cleans gas compressor parts and equipment

  • Reassembles parts

  • Overhauls smaller engines

  • Works under hi-level supervision

  • Guides and trains other mechanics

  • Adheres to all company and government safety regulations

  • Attends regular safety meetings

Preferred Education/Experience:

  • A high school diploma or an equivalent

  • Minimum 3 years experience in engine, compressor mechanics, production equipment and gas compression

Physical Strain:

  • Must be able to work under pressure

  • Must be able to work with the team in developing improved work processes for the department

  • Ability to lift, pull, push minimum of 50lbs.

  • Ability to stand, kneel, bend, stretch over and under pipeline equipment.

  • Ability to spend 100% of time outside in all climates and temperatures to do repairs on equipment.