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Hydraulic Mechanic/Hydraulic Technician/Outside Machinist

HyVal Industries, Inc. is now accepting applications for experienced Hydraulic Mechanics/Hydraulic Technicians and Outside Machinists. Any hydraulic schooling/training a plus. Full time position with competitive pay based on experience and EXCELLENT benefits. Call today or apply online for further consideration. HyVal is an EOE.

Category: Outside Machinist

NOTE: The following descriptions is a GENERAL OVERVIEW of this career, and not a description of a particular job posting.

An outside machinist installs and repairs equipment, sets up and handles manufacturing machinery and ensures that production equipment is adequate and functional. The machinist also operates machines manually or through control mechanisms, inspects equipment and materials and communicates with co-workers, subordinates and superiors.

An Outside Machinist's typical duties include:
- Disassembling or dismantling valves or pumps, inspecting for wear and assessing replacement need, then re-assembling
- Installing stanchions and hand rails for gratings and ladders
- Installing piping for steam, exhaust, suction, discharge, heating, and/or refrigeration
- Dismantling, inspecting and repairing deck machinery, main engines, generator governors, and/or turbines
- Running horizontal and vertical lines for alignment of engines
- Overhauling and repairing refrigerating machinery
Most outside machinist careers require a high school diploma, as well as training in vocational schools, related on-the-job experience, and/or an associate's degree.

Outside machinists usually need one or two years of on-the-job experience and informal training with experienced workers. A recognized apprenticeship program may be available.
Previous work-related skill, knowledge, or experience is typically required. Outside Machinists generally have a broad background in diesel repair and maintenance.

Company Information

HyVal Industries, Inc
898 Widgeon Rd.
Norfolk, VA 23513
Phone: 757-855-2026

Application Information

HyVal Industries, Inc.
898 Widgeon Rd
Norfolk, VA 23513