Pump Mechanic


Tyler, TX, US, 75702

Delek US Holdings, Inc. is a diversified downstream energy company with assets in petroleum refining, logistics, renewable fuels and convenience store retailing.  The refining assets consist of refineries operated in Tyler and Big Spring, Texas, El Dorado, Arkansas and Krotz Springs, Louisiana with a combined nameplate crude throughput capacity of 302,000 barrels per day.


The logistics operations primarily consist of Delek Logistics Partners, LP.  Delek US Holdings, Inc.and its affiliates own approximately 63% (including the 2 percent general partner interest) of Delek Logistics Partners, LP.  Delek Logistics Partners, LP (NYSE:DKL) is a growth-oriented master limited partnership focused on owning and operating midstream energy infrastructure assets.


The convenience store retail business is the largest 7-Eleven licensee in the United States and operates approximately 300 convenience stores in central and west Texas and New Mexico.

Role Summary

The Pump Mechanic installs, troubleshoots, repairs and maintains lubrication, hydraulics, power transmission, mechanics, steam and pneumatics systems throughout the facility. This role ensures the facilities equipment operates at maximum efficiency.  The Pump Mechanic utilizes a variety of cranes, lifts and hoists, to perform the required tasks. 


Job Accountabilities

  • Maintain safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
  • Responsible for repair, rebuild, and preventive maintenance activities involving hydraulic & pneumatic equipment including motors, pumps, valves, conveyors, compressors, and drive trains (including bearing, input shafts, gearboxes, couplings and belt drivers)
  • Determines changes in dimensional requirements of parts by inspecting used parts and adjusts functional parts of devices by using rules, calipers, micrometers, levels, and other measuring instruments
  • Operates drill press, hydraulic press, bench grinder, pipe threading machine, pipe bender, cutting torch, band saw, lifting/rigging equipment, forklift, overhead crane, etc.
  • Analyze and interpret equipment manuals, blueprints, control diagrams, schematics and drawings to determine work procedures, materials, tools and equipment needed to troubleshoot and repair equipment problems
  • Inspect machines for misalignment, wear, insufficient lubrication, repairs, replaces, adjusts, installs and maintains gear reducers, chain and belt drives, couplings, braking devices, bearings, pumps and linkages, blowers and compressors
  • Inspects hydraulic, pneumatic, and auxiliary equipment for faults, misalignment of pumps, brakes, overheated pumps, incorrect pressure, etc. and advises operation personnel of necessary precautions to prevent excessive damage
  • Operates various hoisting and lifting devices as necessary during the installation and repair of machinery
  • Works from scaffolds and man-lifts and performs blocking and rigging as required
  • Works effectively without supervision
  • Communicates well with employees from all areas of the facility
  • Utilize computer to perform part search and create spreadsheets
  • Other duties as assigned


Required Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED and three (3) years of mechanical or industrial maintenance experience
  • Demonstrated safety training in an industrial environment
  • Proven experience with millwright or machinery maintenance
  • Ability to install, maintain, troubleshoot and repair refinery rotating equipment
  • Proven ability to safely operate forklifts, overhead cranes, man-lifts, etc.
  • Ability climb and work from scaffolds and man-lifts of various heights
  • Must be willing and able to work shifts, call-ins, holidays, and overtime
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to read, understand and update pump and machinery drawings
  • Proficient computer skills and utilizing several different computer software programs, including but not limited to Windows, Microsoft Office, CMMS
  • Ability to work in confined spaces and wear self-contained breathing apparatus or fresh air mask
  • Ability to lift fifty (50) pounds and climb vertical heights up to 200 feet
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States
  • Must be able to pass pre-employment background screening and drug screen


Preferred Characteristics

  • Associate’s or Technical Degree in a mechanical or industrial maintenance discipline
  • Completion of an apprenticeship/journeyman program
  • OSHA 10 or 30 hour certification

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans.


It’s an exciting time to join Delek. We’re on a mission to attract, retain, and engage the best and brightest talent – those who are great team players and leaders who make it their first priority to serve. 

  • We are performance driven
  • We value a passion for excellence
  • We value teamwork
  • We value and reward hard work and dedication

Delek US offers the opportunity to provide you with more than a job – we want to help you build a career. 

Since our inception, our ability to hire the right people for the job has served us well, resulting in an impressive record of consistent growth and profitability. With more than 3,500 employees in nine states, we have brought together a diverse team of professionals passionate about investing their time and expertise in one of the most dynamic downstream energy companies in the market today. 

Welcome to Delek US Holdings







Nearest Major Market: Tyler

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