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Title:  Mechanic I - Bear Run

Req ID:  1318
City:  Carlisle
State:  IN
Country/Region:  US
Postal Code:  47838
Department:  Maintenance

Site: Bear Run

Peabody is the leading global pure-play coal company, serving power and steel customers in more than 25 countries on six continents. The company offers significant scale, high-quality assets, and diversity in geography and products. Peabody is guided by seven core values: safety, customer focus, leadership, people, excellence, integrity and sustainability.

Job Summary

This job is to carry out preventive and breakdown maintenance to fixed and mobile equipment in both plant and open cut environments.

Job Description


  • Visibly support and champion Peabody's Mission and Values
  • Act in accordance wiyh and adhere to Safety as a Way of Life Management system
  • inspect work area for hazards, damage and defects
  • Inspect and trouble shoot all surface mining equipement on the job site
  • Perform preventative maintenance
  • Examine drawings or specifications to etermine work methods, sequence of activities or manufacture of components
  • Diagnose faults or breakdowns
  • Estimate time and materials required to complete jobs
  • Raise orders for materials
  • Undertake repairs or component changeouts as required
  • Operate, clean and maintain tools and work area
  • Must have one year of experienc repairing and trouble shooting heavy equipment
  • Experience using CAT ET, CAT SIS, and Cummins Insite applications desired
  • Welding experience desired
  • Train other personnel or apprentices (if requirred)
  • Ensure activities comply with safety, environmental and statutory requirements
  • Other duties as assigned by the company
Physical Requirements


  • Must have the ability to stand for up to 4 hours per shift
  • Must have the ability to be seated for up to 4 hours to operate equipment or vehicles
  • Must have the ability to work from elevated positions, walk/climb up and down stairs/steps and climb on/off equipment and ladders
  • Must have the ability to wear required protective footwear, hearing and eye protection, and other personal protective equipment as required by Company and MSHA
  • Must have the ability to perform repetitive hand and wrist motions (push, pull, twist, handle), and have rapid reflex movements of the arms/legs and good hand to eye coordination
  • Must have the ability to lift/raise 10 – 50 lbs. without mechanical assistance frequently during the work shift
  • Must be able to perform 2-handed lifting: up to 50lbs from floor to overhead
  • Must be able to perform 2-handed lifting: up to 100lbs from waist to chest level
  • Must be able to perform 1-handed lifting: up to 50 lbs form floor to waist level
  • Must have the ability to work in extreme conditions, including but not limited to changing weather conditions, dust, mud, varying levels of vibration and varying levels of noise from low to high decibels, varying degrees of light/dark, in and around artificial light, and in a confined work area
  • Must have the ability to work various shifts (required shifts include days, evening and nights, with rotating schedules, weekends and holidays)



  • Trade Certificate preferred

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Peabody Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Nearest Major Market: Terre Haute

Job Segment: Mechanic, Maintenance Mechanic, Welding, Operations, Manufacturing, Mining

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