Mechanic Welder - Manh Choh Mine

Kiewit Corporation is one of North America's largest and most respected construction, mining and engineering organizations. With its roots dating back to 1884, the employee-owned organization operates through a network of subsidiaries in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. Kiewit offers construction and engineering services in a variety of markets including transportation; oil, gas and chemical; power; building; water/wastewater; industrial; and mining. Kiewit Mining Group is a subsidiary of Kiewit Corporation.

Kiewit Mining Group is currently seeking highly motivated candidates to join our team at the Manh Choh project located in Tok, Alaska as a Heavy Equipment Mechanic Welder. Eligible applicant(s) must be able to work safely in a surface mine environment while performing duties of this position. This person(s) must be capable of producing quality work with attention to detail and completing the job "right the first time".

Anticipated Annual Wage: $100,000 - $145,000 Annually (Dependent upon Hours Worked)

Primary Responsibilities
• Work independently or with industry specialist to trouble shoot/diagnose problem with production machinery
• Set-up, run, troubleshoot, and tear down mining machinery
• A minimum of 3 years working knowledge of maintenance on mining equipment.
• Troubleshoot and repair lube and air systems.
• Perform preventative maintenance such as change hoist ropes, build and install hoses, and maintain shovel for production needs.
• Perform weld repairs as needed on large mining equipment, with the ability to run an air arc, oxy-acetylene torch, plasma cutter, weld with stick, hardwire, and II70.
• Ability to read blueprints and fabricate based off the blueprints.
• Ability to run support equipment such as forklift, front end loader, overhead cranes, and knuckle truck.
• Work with contractors on major rebuilds.
• Communicate issues with machines to production management when necessary
• Work with equipment operators to ensure machines are running safely and properly
• Perform required re-fueling and lubrication task.
• Perform other duties as required.
• Ability to perform work in a safe manner, while following best practices and in accordance with company policies 

Position Requirement:
• Able to meet all physical requirement
• Able to work outdoor in all weather conditions
• Able to climb, work at heights, and in confined spaces
• Ability to work rotating 12-Hour shifts on a 2 week on / 1 week off schedule; including nights, weekends, and holidays as required.

• May require a high school diploma or its equivalent with previous years of experience in a related field.
• Must possess working knowledge of skills and abilities for position.
• Ability to understand, follow, and communicate written and oral instructions with management or supervision.
• Ability to use hand tools, power tools and layout tools safe and efficiently.

Tok, AK

21 day(s) ago