Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Location: Vale OR Posted Date: May 13, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 529530 Careermine Job Id: 1841869
The Mine Mechanic position is located at our Drewsey, OR mine site. This is a full-time position with a schedule of 4on/4off with 12-hour shifts. During the summer mining season camp trailers are available to stay in during the scheduled shift.

The responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Safe work practices.
  • Troubleshoot and repair mine equipment (haul trucks, excavator, grader, dozer, etc.) as needed.
  • Fulfill preventative maintenance program requirements and perform PM’s on a set schedule.
  • Perform general maintenance and inspection of brakes, drive lines, tires, engines, fluid systems and frames.
  • Examines protective guards, loose bolts, and specified safety devices on trucks, excavators, bulldozers, and all other support equipment including travel trailers.
  • Sample fluids.
  • Fueling and lubrication of equipment.
  • Order parts, oil, fuel and supplies to maintain productivity.
  • Keep records as required.
  • Follow all federal and state safety regulations and company safety policies/procedures

Other requirements:
  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent experience; and one year of heavy equipment maintenance experience.
  • Strong technical and troubleshooting skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively; written and oral.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Ability to obtain a Class A license with doubles/tanker endorsement; if needed.

If interested, please apply on-line at www.ussilica.com .

US Silica/EP Minerals supports a drug-free culture. Successful candidates must pass a post offer background check and drug screen.

Equal Opportunity Employer