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Title:  Maintenance Tech Mechanic/ Welder

Req ID:  602
City:  Gillette
State:  WY
Country:  US
Postal Code:  82717
Department:  Maintenance

Site: Caballo Mine

Peabody is the leading global pure-play coal company and a member of the Fortune 500, 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.


North Complex Caballo/ Rawhide Maintenance Tech Mechanic/ Welder
This position is resposible for mainteiance of all Mine Equipment


Required skillset/qualifications

  • Five (5) years heavy equipment maintenance experience
  • Able to operate oxygen/acetylene cutting torch and perform arc welding with low hydrogen electrodes•
  • Must work safely and promote the safe behavior in others
  • Able to perform maintenance repairs, troubleshooting and servicing on large mining equipment such as Cat D-9, D-10, D-11, L&N tractors, Cat 637 scrapers, Cat 789, 793, 797 family of mechanical drive trucks and Cat 16 and 24 motor graders, Komatsu, with emphasis on  Liebherr electric drive trucks
  • Able to perform troubleshooting, tune-ups and servicing as well as repairs on Lister Diesel engines, Cat 3400 and 3500 series engines and Cummins K series engines
  • Able to operate a steam cleaner or hot water pressure washer
  • Must be able to change belts (fan, alternator, power steering) and adjust belt tension on mining equipment to include trucks, dozers, scrapers, and blades
  • Able to adjust tracks on crawler tractors
  • Must be able to read and interpret maintenance manuals and parts books
  • Must be able to read and use low voltage (24V) electrical, air and hydraulic schematics in performing repairs on mining equipment
  • Able to rebuild air valves and perform adjustment on air system governors
  • Able to remove and replace the following types of components: radiators, Hydraulic pumps
  • and valves, water pumps, air valves, turbo charger and after cooler
  • Able to remove, rebuild and install hydraulic cylinders on mining equipment such as  D-9, D-10,  D-11,Graders, 637 scrapers and haul trucks
  • Able to work rotating shifts, weekends, holidays and overtime as required
  • Other duties as assigned by the company

EEO Disclaimer

Peabody Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Nearest Major Market: Wyoming

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