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Mechanic, Experienced, Surface Mine Maintenance - Twin Creeks

Date: Feb 15, 2019

Location: Winnemucca, NV, US, 89445

Company: Newmont Mining Corporation

Founded in 1921 Newmont Mining Corporation is one of the largest gold mining companies in the world.   The North American region consists of multiple surface and underground operations spread throughout Northern Nevada and our Cripple Creek and Victor Mine in Colorado.

Newmont prides itself on safety and embraces diversity, engages employees, fosters innovation, rewards high performance and develops great leaders.


Are you an experienced heavy equipment mechanic?  Have you ever thought about a career in mining?  Let’s match your maintenance experience with our first class mining equipment to continue to achieve world class production results at Newmont.

Essential Duties

  • Able to identify the correct parts in the parts book
  • Able to read and understand service manual
  • Demonstrates basic Ellipse skills - building and closing work orders
  • Operates forklifts
  • Operates overhead cranes
  • Changes pumps
  • Changes oil in all compartments
  • Greases the machines
  • Installs filters
  • Performs all Mechanical Technician Tech 2 duties proficiently

The above duties and responsibilities are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.


Training & Experience

To be considered for this position, the applicant must meet the following requirements:

  • Three (3) or more years of experience maintaining heavy equipment in a mining, construction or farming environment
  • Experience maintaining diesel equipment
  • Experience maintaining electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic systems on mobile equipment
  • Ability to read and understand schematics of mobile equipment
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Proven  excellent safety and attendance record
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Demonstrated ability to perform the essential functions of the job

Working Conditions

For more information on Newmont:

Newmont seeks to recruit, hire, place and promote qualified applicants, meaning applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position, without regard to personal characteristics such as gender, race, nationality, ethnicity, social and indigenous origin, religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

NOTE: Newmont does not ask for or require job applicants to pay money to apply or be considered for employment with the Company. In addition, Newmont does not ask potential job candidates to provide sensitive personal data without first submitting a job application through our secure, online portal, and only as requested for legitimate business purposes.  If you are asked to provide money or sensitive personal data through any other means, do not respond and please report this immediately to

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