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Title:  NARM - Dragline Production Technician

Req ID:  2852
City:  Wright
State:  WY
Country/Region:  US
Postal Code:  82732
Department:  Production

Site: N Antelope/Rochelle Mine

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

Safely operate a variety of heavy equipment utilized in the mining industry.  Responsible for completion of pre-operational inspections, safety interactions and productive/efficient skilled operations of assigned equipment.

Job Description


  • Visibly support and champion Peabody’s Mission and Values.
  • Act in accordance with and adhere to Safety as a Way of Life Management System.
  • Operation of any combination of the following: Haul Trucks (190 or larger), Scrapers (627 or larger), Dozers (D9 or larger), Rubber Tire Dozers (824 or larger), Loaders (988 or larger), Blades (14G or larger), Drills (single pass, DMM2, DMM3 or PV275), Shovels and Draglines.
  • Conduct safety observations and complete safety interactions monthly.
  • Other duties as assigned by the company.



  • Minimum six months experience in operation of mining equipment.
  • Ability to solve problems that may arise in pit conditions.
  • Ability to identify defects in equipment.
  • Knowledge of mine production.
  • Excellent oral communication skills.
  • Ability to listen and follow direction.



  • Experience operating a dragline, strongly preferred.

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 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)

EEO Disclaimer

Peabody Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Nearest Major Market: Wyoming

Job Segment: Coal Mining, Equipment Operator, Sustainability, Production Manager, Mining, Manufacturing, Energy

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