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Title:  North Complex (Caballo) Shovel Mechanic

Req ID:  1320
City:  Gillette
State:  WY
Country/Region:  US
Postal Code:  82717
Department:  Maintenance
Job Summary

Safely perform maintenance tasks on a shovels and drills utlized in the mining industry.  This including maintaining, troubleshooting and repairing.

Job Description

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Visibly support and champion Peabody's Mission and Values
  • Act in accordance with and adhere to Safety as a Way of Life Management System
  • Inspect work area and plant for hazards, damage and defects
  • Examine drawings or specifications to determine 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
  • Clean and maintain tools and work area
  • Train other personnel or apprentices (if required)
  • Ensure activities comply with safety, environmental and statutory requirements
  • Other duties as assigned by the company

EXPERIENCE
Minimum three (3) years of experience in heavy equipment maintenance
Preference will be given to candidates with shovel maintenance experience in a surface mine experience
Preference will be given to candidates with extensive welding experience on shovels
Preference will be given to candidates with a trade school degree

Physical Requirements

SURFACE ENVIRONMENT

  • 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 have the ability to work in extreme conditions, including but not limited to changing weather conditions, dust, mud, 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)
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