Underground Mechanic - East

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Work type: Full time
Location: Michigan, West Virginia
Categories: Trades



Mader is looking for skilled Underground Mechanics to support clients in our Eastern states! Our clients have a wide range of equipment from all major brands. Sandvik and CAT underground experience preferred. If you’re a well-rounded UG tech who can work on a variety of UG equipment, we want to talk with you!

What will I do?

  • Technical diagnosis and troubleshooting
  • Machine rebuilds and overhauls
  • Breakdown support
  • Major component changeouts
  • Preventative maintenance
  • Commissioning of new machines or recently rebuilt machines
  • Training/mentorship opportunities for highly skilled techs
  • Provide mechanical and electrical repairs across all mining equipment makes and models
  • Work will be completed on both surface and UG workshops including breakdowns if required

As a Heavy Equipment Mechanic for Mader you will be expected to have:

  • Mining equipment experience on (Caterpillar, Sandvik, Atlas Copco, and Volvo)
  • Extensive troubleshooting, diagnostics, major component change outs and preventative maintenance experience
  • Previous experience working in underground mine sites - highly desired
  • Able to do shift work (days/nights) and work away from home
  • Positive, can-do attitude. Be the person you would want on your team!

Mader benefits:

  • You can earn 100,000 + per annum depending on your skill set
  • Plenty of overtime, up to 84 hours a week
  • 401K from day one of your employment
  • Group health - Dental, Medical, and Vision! 
  • Job security, when/if a contract finishes up, we move you to the next one
  • Live anywhere in the US and travel for work with all travel expenses paid for
  • Opportunities to work all over the US and Internationally
  • Leadership and career progression opportunities
  • Guaranteed exposure to more OEM mining equipment and mine sites
  • Employee referral program - $3,000 per referral
  • Team events for staff and families
  • Regular competitions and recognition awards
  • Years of service awards
  • Employee of the Year award and trips (last winners spent 2 weeks touring Ecuador on motorbikes)

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Apply now and see where a career with Mader can take you!

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