• Mechanic

    Location US-PA-Philadelphia
    Operations - Plant - Support
    Position Level
    Individual Contributor
  • Position Overview/Summary

    Dresser-Rand Philadelphia Repair center is a small fast paced team. We require our mechanics to work across a diversified range of D-R and Non nameplate equipment. As such a successful candidate will be a fast learner who is capable of work as both a team leader and a team member as required to meet the goals of the service center and client. This position requires a successful candidate to be capable of work day or night shift as required by customer commitments.

    Position Qualifications (Required and Preferred)


    • Journeyman Millwright or Heavy Duty Mechanic
    • The ability to routinely lift at least 25 pounds, as required to perform essential functions of the position, for up to eight hours
    • The ability to lift up to 50 pounds periodically, as required to perform essential functions of the position



    • Minimum of five (5) years of related industry experience
    • Gimpel Valve experience and or valve repair experience
    • Must be able to read and use measuring instruments accurately
    • Must be detail oriented
    • Must be able to read and follow blue prints
    • Should be able to disassemble, inspect, repair and reassemble
    • Experience with centrifugal or reciprocating compressors and/or steam turbines is an asset
    • Experience operating balance machines is preferred


    Position Responsibilities and Duties

    • Conduct a daily Behavioral Based Audit (BBA) and report any safety concerns observed
    • Conduct mechanical overhauls and repairs of compressors, engines and other equipment
    • Communicate and accurately report to Supervisor
    • The willingness and ability to work overtime and/or irregular hours
    • Maintain good customer relations and promote Dresser-Rand products and services
    • Verify measurements of other Mechanics work to meet ISO requirements
    • Attend and participate in all safety meetings
    • Attend and participate in all toolbox meetings
    • Other Assigned Tasks

    Dresser-Rand is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.


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