Department: Fuels Handling
Close Date: 1/29/2013
Directs and assigns work and performs service, repairs and overhauls of company cars, trucks, track-type vehicles, trailers, and high pressure hydraulic systems, and installs special equipment.
Answers trouble calls to restore disabled vehicles to service.
Keeps records on vehicle repairs, parts data and departmental inventory.
Individual may be utilized during peak times to support plant and Fuels mechanical maintenance department.
Prioritizes, schedules, and performs service work.
Repairs and maintains company cars, trucks, track-type vehicles, trailers, and miscellaneous plant equipment.
Effective interpersonal and communication skills required to establish and maintain positive working relationships
Education and Experience:
Diesel Mechanic degree or diploma with a minimum of 5 years’ related work experience in heavy equipment maintenance.
Over seven years documented training and/or related work experience in the following areas:
Heavy equipment air conditioning
Basic diesel engines
Vehicle computer system & diagnostics
Diesel systems & troubleshooting
Mobile & heavy equipment inspection
Heavy equipment hydraulics
Power shift transmissions & torque converters
Steering/alignment & tires
Required to complete a four (4) year Journey level Maintenance and Repair apprenticeship.
Completion of a 2-year Diesel Mechanic degree or over 7 years documented work experience working on heavy equipment and diesel engines will apply to remainder of apprenticeship program specialty.
This position is subject to assessment of skills, job match, and/or aptitude.
Job Location: Boswell Energy Center, Cohasset, MN.
Labor Class 16
This job will be posted internal and external.
ALLETE is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, membership or activity in a local human rights commission, or status with regard to public assistance.
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