Heavy Equipment and Diamond Drill Mechanic

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Repair and maintenance of a five-rig company owned drill fleet, light duty Ford pickup trucks and heavy support vehicles (water trucks and rig tenders)
  • Maintain accurate daily service records. 
  • Must be a hands on self-motivated person that excels at working within an operating mine environment with excellent communication and time management skills.  
  • The candidate must have a strong commitment to safety and environmental stewardship,  and require minimal supervision.
  • Must be knowledgeable with gas, diesel engine repair/ PM services, hydraulic repairs and hydraulic diagnostics as well as basic electrical trouble shooting skills.  
  • The position requires timely repair of all drilling systems e.g. pumps, drill heads, transmissions, hydraulic cylinders and all rig components. 
  • Will be responsible for servicing and maintaining 2- D5 Cat dozers, Cat 320E back hoe, Cat 312 track hoe, Bobcat T190 and support equipment. 
  • This full time Monday-Friday residential position is part of a 50-person Exploration Team and will require on-call overtime hours.

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS:

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:

  • On-the-job experience and Vocational Training

 Formal Education, Certifications or Equivalents:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

 Experience

  • Background in repair and maintenance of heavy equipment

 

MUST BE ABLE TO WORK 12 HOUR ROTATING SHIFTS


13 Oct 2017

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