Heavy Equipment Diesel Mechanic

Hardin, Montana, United States
Nov 03, 2021
Dec 02, 2021
Full Time
Job Description

The Heavy Equipment Diesel Mechanic will be responsible for all repairs and services associated with the heavy mobile mining equipment.

Key Job Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:

Repair work to equipment, both in the field and in the central shop. Also, preventive maintenance on equipment used on the mine site. Runs small support equipment to aid the maintenance process such as forklifts, cranes, and tire handlers. Does work as fueling, laborer work, and work in the steam-bay. Clean work areas as needed and other work associated with the daily operation of a surface coal mine.

Job Requirements

Prior experience and/or knowledge of tasks associated with repairs and servicing of dozers, haulers, blades, scrapers, loaders, drills, pumps, compressors, pickups, trucks and other light vehicles and maintenance of diesel equipment.

Demonstrate a strong awareness and understanding of work-related safety practices.

Must be physically capable to work on heights above 50 feet, to perform heavy lifting of 50 lbs. or more, to work in confined areas, and to work in awkward positions requiring prolonged bending or kneeling.

Valid Driver's license and Good Driving Record.

High School Diploma or GED Equivalent.

Must be able to work rotating shifts and weekends.

Successfully complete pre-employment physical and drug screen.

Prior mechanical experience or mechanical technical education.

Ability to perform all duties and activities in a manner which conforms to mine safety requirements.

Preferred Qualifications: Previous Mine experience