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RailWorks Industrial Maintenance Mechanic/ Machinist in Midlothian, Texas

Industrial Maintenance Mechanic/ Machinist

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Date:May 4, 2021

Location: Midlothian, TX, US

Company: RailWorks

Job ID: 7761



Help to ensure operation of machinery and mechanical equipment as well as maintain plant facilities as needed. Will also assemble, repair and fabricate parts by operating various machinist equipment.

Essential Functions

  • Complies and follows all OSHA and NARSTCO safety standards and regulations

  • Performs all maintenance, repair, service and troubleshooting of all industrial equipment and buildings within his/her capabilities and under the direction of the Maintenance Manager;

  • Perform preventive maintenance requirements as scheduled following technical drawings and documentation to include diagrams, sketches, operation manuals, manufacturer’s instructions, and engineering specifications;

  • Help maintain parts and supply inventory levels by using min/max inventory levels and anticipating needed equipment, parts and supplies;

  • Operate Forklift;

  • Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing technical publications, establishing personal networks;

  • Maintains continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities and continuing needs;

  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures and regulations and housekeeping standards;

  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed;

  • To exercise the utmost degree of integrity, honesty, good faith and fidelity to the Company, in dealing with the Company and with its customers, employees, suppliers and other public entities;

  • Provide other reasonable services as the Company may request from time to time.


  • Technical Understanding

  • Self-motivated and Confidence

  • Attention to Detail

  • Flexible

  • Teamwork Orientation

  • Problem Solving/Analysis

  • Communication Proficiency

    Required Education and Experience

  • High School diploma or GED

  • 3-5 years of work experience in Industrial Machinery Maintenance and Repair

  • 2 years machining experience: Manual Mill and Lathe, CNC Mill & Lathe, Tooling knowledge and requirements and able to read/interpret blueprints and drawings

  • Mechanical, Hydraulic, Electrical and Pneumatic troubleshooting and repair experience required

  • Technical drawing interpretation

  • Experience in industrial, production manufacturing and fabrication required

    Preferred Experience:

  • Associates or Vocational degree

  • CIMM (Certified Industrial Maintenance Mechanic)

  • Welding (certification)

  • CAD/CAM programming, HAAS Mill & Lathe, Die making and Millwright

    Supervisory Responsibility


    Work Environment

    The job operates in all areas of the NARSTCO facility and work will require exposure to loud noises, machines, fumes, heat/cold, sparks, metal dust and industrial moving parts in the plant facility.

    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.

    The employee is required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and must require assistance if lifting/or moving over 50 pounds.

    Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

    This is a full-time position. Hours of work are based on a single shift schedule up to 40 hours with routine weekend work depending on company internal and external project demands.



RailWorks Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment with RailWorks without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by law.