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Underground Mobile Equipment Repair Employee - Henderson Mine - Empire, CO
Climax Molybdenum Co., a subsidiary of Freeport-McMoRan, is the world's leading molybdenum producer and supplier. Our global operations include both primary and byproduct molybdenum mines, integrated global operations, and local customer care. We provide our worldwide partners with the most reliable supply and highest quality molybdenum and rhenium products. We have a long and successful history of conducting our business in a safe, highly efficient and socially responsible manner.
We offer outstanding opportunities for individuals who seek challenging, exciting and rewarding work for a company that supplies molybdenum for a variety of high-value applications in industries ranging from steel and oil to aerospace and construction. We encourage you to take some time to explore your career opportunities at Climax Molybdenum.
This position is located at the Henderson Mine, which is in an underground mine plant setting at an elevation of 10,800 feet above sea level. This may include exposure to extremes in temperature and humidity, moving mechanical parts, risk of electrical shock, toxic chemicals, explosives, fumes or airborne particles.
Skilled mechanic who under direct supervision safely perform diagnostic, maintenance, and repair of underground mobile equipment (loaders, haul trucks, graders, bobcats, skid steers, concrete trucks, etc.).
Assist with and perform component diagnostic, replacement and repairs on, but not limited to the following: Power Trains, Hydraulic Systems, Electrical low voltage Systems, Engines, Pneumatics / AC systems, and Frames
Perform the following duties: engine replacements, transmission replacements, powertrain replacements, hydraulic motor replacements, etc.
Perform mechanical and lubrication preventative maintenance (PM) on underground haul trucks, front-end loaders, electrical and/or hydraulic drills and bolters and other utility support vehicles
Perform PMs including scheduled hour services, changing fluids, filters, inspections and other component checks
Perform welding (MIG, Stick, TIG, ARC, etc.) and fabrication duties (frame repairs, brackets, body work, etc.)
Assist with and perform emission testing on underground equipment
Complete work area inspections and housekeeping duties
May operate mobile equipment such as: forklifts, front-end loaders, cranes, and mine tractors
Perform other duties as required
- One (1) year of experience in mining mobile equipment mechanical/maintenance or a combination of education and experience in industrial mechanical repair and maintenance
- High School diploma or GED
- Five (5) years of experience in a mining maintenance environment or two (2) years education in maintenance practices
Ability to understand and apply verbal and written work and safety-related instructions and procedures given in English
Ability to communicate in English with respect to job assignments, job procedures, and applicable safety standards
Must be able to work in a potentially stressful environment
Work is in a mine or manufacturing plant setting, which may include exposure to extremes in temperature and humidity, moving mechanical parts, risk of electrical shock, toxic chemicals, explosives, fumes or airborne particles.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, sit, demonstrate manual dexterity, climb stairs and ladders, work on elevated platforms, talk, hear and see.
Occasionally may be required to lift moderately heavy objects up to thirty (30) pounds during the course of the workday.
Personal protective equipment is required when performing work in a mine, outdoor, or manufacturing plant environment, including hard hat, hearing protection, safety glasses, safety footwear, and as needed, respirator, rubber steel-toe boots, protective clothing, gloves and any other protective equipment as required.
Freeport-McMoRan promotes a drug/ alcohol free work environment through the use of mandatory pre-employment drug testing and on-going random drug testing as per applicable State Laws
Freeport-McMoRan has reviewed the jobs at its various office and operating sites and determined that many of these jobs require employees to perform essential job functions that pose a direct threat to the safety or health of the employees performing these tasks or others. Accordingly, the company has designated the following positions as safety-sensitive:
Site-based positions, or positions which require unescorted access to site-based operational areas, which are held by employees who are required to receive MSHA, OSHA, DOT, HAZWOPER and/or Hazard Recognition Training; or
Positions which are held by employees who operate equipment, machinery or motor vehicles in furtherance of performing the essential functions of their job duties, including operating motor vehicles while on company business or travel (for this purpose "motor vehicles" includes company owned or leased motor vehicles and personal motor vehicles used by employees in furtherance of company business or while on company travel); or
Positions which Freeport-McMoRan has designated as safety sensitive positions in the applicable job or position description and which upon further review continue to be designated as safety-sensitive based on an individualized assessment of the actual duties performed by a specifically identified employee.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability
Location: Metaline Falls, WA, US
Closing Date: August 31, 2017
Reporting to the Mine Supervisor, the Miner is responsible for general mining duties in our underground mine.
Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
Safe, efficient operation of mining equipment such as haul truck, mucker, bolter and jumbos
Installation and maintenance of mining utilities including vent bags, water and electrical lines
Perform other related duties as assigned
Demonstrated knowledge of, and strong commitment toward, Safety, Hygiene, Environmental, and Quality standards
Experience working in an underground hard rock mine is preferred
High school diploma or equivalent
At Teck, we value diversity. Our teams work collaboratively and respect each person's unique perspective and contribution.
Qualified applicants interested in joining a dynamic team are encouraged to submit a resume and cover letter electronically.
We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
Your application to this posting is deemed to be your consent to the collection, use and necessary disclosure of personal information for the purposes of recruitment. Teck respects the privacy of all applicants and the confidentiality of personal information.
Teck is a diversified resource company committed to responsible mining and mineral development with major business units focused on copper, steelmaking coal, zinc and energy. Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, its shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols TECK.A and TECK.B and the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TECK.
The pursuit of sustainability guides Teck's approach to business. Teck is building partnerships and capacity to confront sustainability challenges within the regions in which it operates and at the global level. In 2016, Teck was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI) for the seventh straight year, indicating that Teck's sustainability practices rank in the top 10 per cent of the world's 2,500 largest public companies in the S&P Global Broad Market Index.
Learn more about Teck at www.teck.com or follow @TeckResources
Are you our next Mine Operator?
The Mine Operator will perform Mine Production duties within assigned work areas, and perform duties as assigned.
What will you do?
Continuous miner, continuous haulage, ram-car, scoop, and roof bolter operation; conveyor belt work; assist maintenance and support crews; communicate and coordinate activities with co-workers and supervisors.
The candidate must be able to use the necessary equipment and tools to perform the job duties.
What do you need for this role?
The candidate must be able to perform a variety of tasks, follow instructions, analyze, monitor, and learn new processes and procedures.
Must be able to read and write.
Candidate must be team oriented and willing to participate with regard to involvement in plant safety, environmental policies and procedures, production results, product quality and cost performance.
The candidate must possess the ability to learn safe, efficient operation of underground mining equipment.
Must be a self-starter and work with minimum supervision, and demonstrate a willingness to accept responsibility through initiative, leadership and team skills.
The candidate must be able to perform physical tasks involving lifting up to 50 lbs., frequent stooping, bending, walking, kneeling, etc. may work in low height (48") mining environment.
Must wear all personal protective equipment and follow all safety rules and regulations in accomplishing the job functions.
Candidate is also responsible for encouraging crew members' compliance with all safety rules and regulations.
Mosaic is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace.
Mosaic participates in the US E-Verify program.
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