Job Summary - Crusher Mechanic

Provide preventive and corrective maintenance to Crusher and associated equipment in support of mining operations


  • Promote a safe work environment for yourself, other employees and contractor personnel

  • Perform daily equipment walk around and site inspections to identify and correct any unsafe conditions and keep equipment properly maintained

  • Safely and properly perform preventive and corrective maintenance including lubricating, fueling and cleaning on loader, crusher, screen, pumps and /or wash plant, etc

    • Perform screen changes and routine maintenance

  • Operate loader, crusher, screens and track mounted radial stacker in a safe manner in accordance with prescribed operational procedures

  • Must be well versed in welding, cutting torch and grinding

  • Thorough knowledge of the load bearing capabilities of the equipment

  • Ability to work with blueprints, drawings and technical instructions

  • Shovel excess material away from crusher, screen or conveyors as needed

  • May conduct quality control sample testing

  • Communicate verbally and in writing in an effective manner.

    • Must be able to speak, comprehend, read and write the English language

  • Ability to work in high-stress situations

  • Must be self-motivated and a team player with good interpersonal skills

  • Troubleshoot and problem solve issues/problems with material quality, equipment, operations, repairs, etc

  • Monitor and discuss production issues with co-workers and leadership

  • Must have proven experience handling multiple projects and priorities while meeting tight deadlines

  • Accurately completes crushing reports and other documentation as required

  • Ensure compliance with MSHA and all safety and environmental regulations/policies

  • Operate skid-steer to clean up around equipment

  • Must meet minimum tool requirements

  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor

Work Conditions

  • Ability to work rotating day/night shifts

  • Ability to work overtimeas required

  • Ability to work outside in all weather extremes

  • Willingness to assist elsewhere on the mine site when needed such as the crushing crew leach crew, etc

  • Personal protective equipment is required when performing this work (safety shoes, hard hat, hearing protection, safety glasses, respirator, etc as needed)

  • Valid Driver’s License