Mobile Equipment Mechanic

JOB RESPONSIBILITES / ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Performs preventive maintenance such as changing oil, greasing and replacing parts on a scheduled basis
  • Operate and inspect machines or heavy equipment to diagnose problems
  • Read and understand operation and service manuals, system schematics and technical drawings
  • Diagnose, repair and maintain heavy equipment used in construction and mining, such as, excavators, loaders, off highway trucks, dozers and motor graders
  • Remove and Replace components such as, engines, transmission and final drives
  • Perform minor repairs to systems such as, engines, transmissions, final drives, brakes, hydraulics, pneumatics and electrical systems
  • Examine parts for damage or excessive wear, using micrometers and gauges
  • Ability to research and order parts for services and repairs
  • Operate and test equipment after repair or assembly to ensure proper performance and compliance with manufacturers specifications
  • Perform welding repairs and fabrication
  • Support workers performing repairs or replacing components
  • Communicate and perform duties to provide information with planning and completion of tasks
  • Performs other work required
  • Perform all assigned tasks with limited supervision
  • Performs all duties and activities in a manner that conforms to safety requirements
  • Duties will include the ability to fill in as relief supervisor when required

Position Qualification:

Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of transmissions, drive trains, hydraulic and electrical systems 

Skills & Abilities: 

 

  • Ability to understand and use prints and manuals
  • Diagnose faults or malfunctions to determine required repairs, using diagnostic equipment such as computerized test equipment and calibration devices, laptop computers and software supplied by equipment manufactures
  • Ability to perform as a Field Mechanic as required

Education:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

 Experience

  • A minimum of 5 years experience working on heavy equipment, preferably in the mining industry

 

 MUST BE ABLE TO WORK 12 HOUR ROTATING SHIFTS INCLUDING NIGHTS, WEEKENDS AND HOLIDAYS

 


21 Sep 2017

Sector:
Private
Work Type:
Permanent
Country:
United States
Location:
Haile Operations
Reference:
Date expires:
31 Dec 2017
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