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Mine Mechanic 3 Vernal AB


Vernal, UT, US, 84078-7801

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.


This role provides a variety of maintenance services for the mine including: Perform quality maintenance and PM maintenance, trouble shooting, (Hydraulic, Electrical, A/C, and Powertrain.)  repair and rebuild on mining equipment

Key Responsibilities
  • Operate and maintain service trucks, cranes, and other transportation vehicles
  • Prepare and present safety tips and safety meetings.
  • Housekeeping duties (work areas as assigned)
  • Recognize and report potential hazards
  • File accurate maintenance records and reports
  • Perform any tasks assigned
  • Work with fellow employees as assigned
  • Operate equipment for troubleshooting procedures
  • Prompt and regular attendance and safe work performance required
  • Understand and comply with all company policies and procedures and government regulations
Typical Education
  • Heavy Duty Diesal Program: Preferred
Relevant Experience
  • MSHA new miner and annual refresher training
  • Associates degree/certification in diesel and automotive mechanics or equivalent combination of education and mechanical experience
  • Troubleshooting and repair experience:  mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic failures
  • Ability to operate equipment in the course of repair
  • Good written and oral communication skills; legible handwriting
  • Ability to interface effectively with others
  • Thorough understanding of tools and their proper use
  • Ability to read, understand, and utilize repair and parts manuals
  • Cutting and welding experience
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 75 pounds, ability to climb stairs and ladders, climb on and off heavy equipment, work at elevated heights and in cramped quarters, walk on uneven terrain, work outside in adverse weather conditions and safely perform the essential functions of the job
  • Must have required tools per tool list
  • Willingness to work shift work and overtime as required
  • Valid UT driver’s license or ability to get one
  • Proven record of prompt and regular attendance
  • Proven record of dependability and safe work performance
Required Certifications
Other Information

Job Requisition ID: 2863

Travel Required: None

Location(s): Vernal Mine - Vernal 

Country: United States

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**

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