Mine Maintenance Engineer

POSTED: 02 Dec 2021

Responsible for the development, communication and continuous improvement of the reliability and condition monitoring plan.

This position will also:

  • Maintain/Build technical Databases, master data on E-SAP PM module and any other relevant information to sustain Maintenance Strategies and maintenance technical objects.
  • Assist with the preparation and development of Strategic Business Plan process for both the Mine and Light Vehicles.
  • Drive initiatives to optimize existing processes, practices, and equipment performance to improve cost and meet production goals.
Position Responsibilities:
  • Comply with all and MSHA safety guidelines, HSEC programs and procedures.
  • Comply with all standard operating procedures and work instructions.
  • Review and develop equipment strategies that reflect the operational needs to achieve the specified equipment availability, in conjunction with the agreed throughput rates and engineering standards for the equipment
  • Establish historical trends to demonstrate cause and effect relationships for changes made.
  • Conduct Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA) to identify potential failure modes
  • Complete Root Cause Analysis (RCA) on equipment downtime events that meet the RCA criteria developed by maintenance execution and maintenance reliability
  • Review condition based monitoring reports and provide recommendations to maintenance through the SAP work management process
  • Analyze schedule management feedback for opportunities to improve work management processes and/or external services utilization
  • Prepare unforeseeable corrective work data, based on previous work history to support cost estimation at cost center/element level
  • Identify potential trials seeking to reduce or predict equipment failures or reduce failure cost/impact

Position Requirements:


  • Formal education in Technology, Engineering or Business is highly regarded.
  • Knowledge of Electronic Machine Condition Monitoring System highly regarded
  • Knowledge of Computerized Management Systems and Mine Dispatch highly regarded
  • Knowledge of preventive maintenance process and practices highly regarded
  • CAT VIMS, SAP and Minestar knowledge as a plus.

Key Competencies / Skills

  • Graduate from mechanical/electrical engineering field or similar is preferable. Other college degrees will be considered if there is previous experience in Mine Mobile Maintenance.
  • Intermediate computer skills. Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite and Databases
  • Makes effective contributions using team concept, ability to manage, influence and work within a multi discipline Maintenance team
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Job Summary


DOE Market Competitive

Relocation paid


Lindsey Schultz