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welder/mechanic at Peabody Energy

Posted in Manufacturing 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Gillette, Wyoming

Job Description:

Job Key

30000156 Maint Tech Welder/Mech

*External Job Title

Maint Tech Welder/Mech

*Position Description

•Ability and commitment to work safely.

•Three (3) years heavy equipment maintenance experience in the construction or mining areas; or two (2) year mechanical or welding vo-tech degree and one year experience.

•Able to perform welding and mechanical repairs on heavy mining equipment such as front end loaders, haul trucks, mining equipment such as front end loaders, haul trucks, mining support equipment (dozers, graders, scrapers), mining shovels, draglines, and excavators, and large coal/overburden drills.

•Required welding repairs include (but are not limited to): gusset fabrication and installation, bore buildup in preparation for re-machining, handrail and ladder repair (including pipe cutting and welding), wear plate removal and installation, cutting edge, teeth and adaptor removal and installation, shovel component buildup and crack maintenance and repair. Mechanical repairs include (but are not limited to): change out minor PM to include wash-down equipment, oil and filter changes, air filter changes, fuel filter changes and bleed-out fuel systems on diesel engines.

•Operate lube/fuel truck as required to fuel/lube/inspect other equipment at the mine site.

•Must be able to read and understand written instructions and information, parts catalogs, maintenance manuals, and other printed material (such as operator's manuals, blue prints, and schematics).

•Must be able to perform welding and mechanical repair and preventive maintenance on all types of heavy mining equipment and light vehicles.

•Must be able to operate safely and proficiently stick welders, MIG wire feed welders, air arc torches, oxy-acetylene torch, and plasma cutters.

•Change out minor components such as batteries, starters, alternators, battery cables, v-belts.

•Change out major components on the dragline, and shovels, perform minor PM services to include wash down, oil and filter changes, air filter changes, fuel filter changes and servicing the fuel system.

•Able to work rotating shifts, weekends, and overtime as required.

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