Surface Maintenance Mechanic Job Description

Surface Maintenance Mechanic Job Description

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Surface maintenance mechanic provides leadership in Troubleshooting and repairing mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical/electronic equipment including but not limited to programmable controls, power supplies, drive, motors, and test equipment.

Surface Maintenance Mechanic Duties & Responsibilities

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Removes and disassembles engines and complex major assemblies, sub-assemblies, components, and fuel, hydraulic, and oil pressure systems
May maintain and repair electronics communication equipment by removing and replacing components and elements
Prior experience troubleshooting and maintaining various components and systems including packaging equipment and/or hydraulic & pneumatic systems and/or screw, belt and roller conveyors and/or pumps, gear reducers, and bearings
Experience troubleshooting and maintaining various components and systems including heavy mobile equipment and/or hydraulic systems and/or 12 to 24V mobile electrical systems and/or belt conveyors, gear reducers, and bearings
Welding - ** Basic welding (small repairs) - Demonstrate proper use of cutting torch, Choose proper setting and wire for welding sheet metal, Proper installation of wear material
Performs maintenance, troubleshooting, and major repair on heavy-duty mobile equipment, combat, tactical, and automotive vehicles
Troubleshoots equipment with a variety of the mechanically complex major systems and diagnoses difficult performance problems and the cause of mechanical failures by means of visual and auditory checks, uses test equipment such as engine analyzers, compression testers, voltmeters, ohmmeters, pressure gauges and computer diagnostic tools
Independently performs repairs and maintenance functions with little or no supervision in remote locations
Performs operational inspections and ensures vehicles and equipment are properly serviced, including brake adjustments, replacing hydraulic fluids, greasing, cleaning, , and performs other preventive maintenance operations as required
Service, maintain, and repair surface mining equipment

Surface Maintenance Mechanic Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Education for Surface Maintenance Mechanic

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the surface maintenance mechanic job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Collage and University Degree in Education, Department of Education, The College

Skills for Surface Maintenance Mechanic

Desired skills for surface maintenance mechanic include:

Capabilities and constraints
Pneumatic
Assemblies
Chips
Commercial
Complex hydraulic
Electrical
Electronic
Electronic controls
Electronics

Desired experience for surface maintenance mechanic includes:

Under 5 USC 2108 & 5 CFR 211, Veteran's Preference criteria does not apply
Direct Deposit Banking is Mandatory
Grand Forks, ND
Newton Falls, OH
Ruston, LA
Must be a on-board technician within the Louisiana National Guard

Surface Maintenance Mechanic Examples

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Surface Maintenance Mechanic Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking for a surface maintenance mechanic. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for surface maintenance mechanic
  • Troubleshoot equipment and apply best practices to successfully repair and maintain top of the line mining equipment
  • All current members of the National Guard and
  • All Army Active Duty members eligible for immediate membership in the TXARNG
  • Process equipment troubleshooting, preventive and predictive maintenance activities
  • Participate in the Maintenance and Reliability program to maximize plant efficiency
  • Communicate and coordinate activities with co-workers and supervisors
  • Preventative Maintenance - Change oil in all compartments, Grease the machines, Install filters
  • Equipment Operation - Operate forklifts, ** Operate overhead cranes - Identify and understand crane control, Verify capacity of equipment used to make the pick, Inspect audible and visual alarms, Inspect area of actual pick, Obtain proper rigging for lift, Select proper picking points, Proper attachment of rigging, Use a tag line if needed, Use proper controls for lift, Maintain proper positioning during pick, Inspect, clean and return crane control to storage area
  • Computer/Manuals - Be able to identify correct parts in parts book, Be able to read and understand service manual, Have basic Ellipse skills, building & closing W/Os
  • Hydraulic - Change pumps
Qualifications for surface maintenance mechanic
  • Malvern, AR
  • Contact HRO for questions regarding applications BEFORE the closing date
  • Kingston, NY
  • Must be a member of the NY Army National Guard
  • Smyrna, TN
  • Must be a current active drilling member of the Louisiana National Guard
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Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of surface maintenance mechanic. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for surface maintenance mechanic
  • Operate a variety of light and heavy equipment as necessary
  • Troubleshoot equipment and apply best practices to successfully repair and maintain mine support equipment
  • Able to identify the correct parts in the parts book
  • Able to read and understand service manual
  • Changes pumps
  • Changes oil in all compartments
  • Greases the machines
  • Installs filters
  • Performs all Mechanical Technician Tech 2 duties proficiently
  • Large loaders, haul trucks, cranes, forklifts/cherry pickers
Qualifications for surface maintenance mechanic
  • Must meet Compatible Military Assignment within one year from placement
  • Wear of the military uniform is mandatory
  • Skill and knowledge to develop or improvise methods, alter parts, and make repairs in the absence of technical guidelines (such as modifying parts to fit and mesh into systems for which the parts were not designed)
  • Broken Arrow, OK
  • Must currently be a member of the Oklahoma Army National Guard
  • Warwick, RI
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Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of surface maintenance mechanic. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for surface maintenance mechanic
  • Light motor vehicles
  • Conveyor belt lines, crushers
  • Ability to perform physical job duties, with or without a reasonable accommodation, including but not limited to bending, lifting up to 50 pounds, kneeling, climbing, crawling, and/or twisting safely
  • Must be able to work in a variety of work conditions, such as extreme heat or cold
  • Ability to work in elevated areas (4 feet and above)
  • Ability to work overtime, weekends and holidays with advance notice
  • High School diploma/GED or equivalent knowledge
  • Forklift certification or ability to obtain certification
  • Certified Maintenance Reliability Technician (CMRT) or willingness to obtain certification
  • Predictive Maintenance and/or Precision Maintenance Certifications
Qualifications for surface maintenance mechanic
  • Current members of the RIARNG
  • Must be an SSG or below
  • Assignment to the RIARNG in ECMF 12, 13, 14, 19, 25, 88, 91, 92, 94
  • Appointment is contingent upon results of Protocol B Physical Exam
  • Background Criminal Investigation required prior to appointment
  • Incumbent must maintain membership in the Rhode Island Army National Guard
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Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of surface maintenance mechanic. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for surface maintenance mechanic
  • Ability to understand and communicate in English (verbal/written)
  • Ability to perform physical job duties which may include bending, lifting up to 50 lbs., kneeling, climbing, crawling, and twisting safely, with or without a reasonable accommodation
  • Ability to work in varied indoor and outdoor conditions which may include heat, cold, dust, loud noise, , with the use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Ability to work overtime including weekends and holidays with advance notice
  • High school diploma/GED or two-year equivalent work experience
  • Certified Maintenance Reliability Technician (CMRT) or willingness to acquire certification
  • Heavy equipment/industrial maintenance technical diploma from a trade school, or three years equivalent experience
Qualifications for surface maintenance mechanic
  • Must have a valid CA state driver’s license
  • Must be able to obtain a CA ARNG e-mail account
  • Camp Shelby, MS
  • Blackstone, VA
  • Must meet the education/specialized experience--See Qualifications Section
  • Must already be a permanent military technician in the NYARNG
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Surface Maintenance Mechanic Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of surface maintenance mechanic. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for surface maintenance mechanic
  • Modesto, CA
  • Must have or be able to obtain a CA National Guard E-Mail Account
  • Must have valid CA Driver's License
  • Experience maintaining diesel equipment
  • Ability to read and understand schematics of mobile equipment
  • Must maintain membership in the ORARNG as a condition of employment
Qualifications for surface maintenance mechanic
  • Kansas adheres to all Equal Employment Opportunity laws
  • Must be able to obtain access to CA ARNG Account
  • Camp Roberts, CA
  • Must complete a Base-line Physical within one year
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • Must have and maintain a valid CA Drivers License

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