Tank Mechanic

  • location: North Charleston, SC
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $16 - $17 per hour
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Tank Mechanic

Randstad is looking for an experience Tank Mechanic for a DIRECT HIRE opportunity in the North Charleston area!

This position is responsible for pressure testing tanks, draining and drying out tanks, and replacing and repairing valves, ensuring tank container valves, gaskets, and gauges function properly for safe transportation of products.

Repairs and maintains tank containers using hand tools, power tools, and precision measuring and testing instruments. Observes mechanical devices in operation and listens to their sound to locate causes of trouble. Dismantles devices to gain access to and remove defective parts using hoists, cranes, hand tools, and power tools. Repairs and/or replaces manlid gaskets as needed to prevent product leakage. Makes repairs to assigned tanks on the daily mount list to meet customer transportation schedules.

-Inspects used parts to determine changes in dimensional requirements using rulers, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments. Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments, using hand tools, levels, plumb bobs, and straightedges.

-Lubricates and clean parts. May setup and operate lathe, drill press, grinder, and other metal working tools to make and repair parts. May initiate purchase order for parts and machines.

-Maintain work areas, keeping them clean and free of clutter. Prior to the end of the workday, clean and store all tools and equipment, and properly secure any items, papers, or information of value.

Client offers benefit package that includes medical, dental, vision, short&long term disability, 401k, paid holidays and vacation.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Minimum education/experience necessary to perform the job: High School diploma or GED plus several years of general mechanical experience.

High School


Physical Demands: Climbing, bending, stooping, lifting up to 30 pounds, seeing, hearing, standing, walking
Must be able to wear a respirator, be comfortable with both heights on top of tanks and enclosed spaces inside of tanks.

Qualified candidates email updated resumes to laura.boggs@randstadusa.com

Randstad is a world leader in matching great people with great companies. Our experienced agents will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temporary-to-permanent or permanent opportunities, no one works harder for you than Randstad. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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    Tank Mechanic

  • location: North Charleston, SC
  • job type: Permanent
  • salary: $16 - $17 per hour
  • date posted: 10/14/2019