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Technician, Mechanic-Mining Maintenance

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Job Title: Technician, Mechanic-Mining Maintenance
Location: Aurora, NC, South United States, USA
Company: Nutrien Ltd.
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer
Career Type: Technician
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: Competitive
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 Technician, Mechanic-Mining Maintenance (Aurora, North Carolina, U.S.A.)
At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.
Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.
We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.
Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.
Hourly position, no direct reports. Reports to Department Supervisor.
What you will do:
    Work safely to prevent on-the-job injuries by following Nutrien, OSHA, MSHA, and MARSEC guidelinesUse proper Personal Protection Equipment such as safety glasses, gloves, ear plugs, face shield, flash suites, and personal environmental monitorsAssist in completing safe work permits tasks by confirming proper PPE is used, proper safety procedures are followed, Lock out tag out completed, and barricades are in place before work beginsInstall new parts and production components such as bearing, seals, pumps, motors shafts, rollers, pulleys, and beltsUse hand and power tools to complete job tasks by making the proper selection of a tool to complete assignmentWork in teams by completing assignment to minimize down-timeAcquire necessary licenses to operate forklift, man lift and boom truck (area specific)Assist in pipe-fitting and bolting up flanges by using proper techniques and tools to complete the taskAssist in tearing down and installing processing components during a 8-hour shiftAssist in completing hot work permitted tasks by acting as a fire watch, barricading access, fire control, and checking air qualityAssist in completing confine space permit tasks by setting up ventilation fans, monitor air quality, and performing as an entrant and attendant dutiesComplete Craft Training and Progression Plan training by testing for each module in the allotted time frame to ensure steady progression is achieved from Level 8 to Level 13Use theoretical and practical knowledge process methods to install components such as pumps, compressors, drivers, turbines, conveyors, boilers, piping, and valvesAssist with PM task during down days by following PM check sheet and signing off to indicate tasks have been completed, forwards to supervisor for reviewUtilize consumable supplies during repair activities to ensure they are used in the most cost effective mannerAssist in checking the condition of rotating components by inspecting bearings, blades and fan belts, reports details to supervisor to schedule repairsAssist in the inspect of Hydraulic systems by checking oil levels, possible system leaks, and heat exchanger, reports concerns to supervisor to schedule repairsAssist in troubleshooting work-related problems by using established work methods to isolate concerns, and then uses proven repair techniques and best practice to complete work tasksPerform housekeeping duties of an assigned area by cleaning area prior to job completion, turns in completed paper work indicating area is cleanUse schematics, diagrams, repair manuals, and blueprints to locate and repair equipment and production componentsAssist electricians, welders, and other skilled trades to complete assigned tasksAssist in fabricating metal production components by using cutting torch and welding equipmentAssist in rigging process components for removal and installation by following proper rigging techniques to complete tasksRead daily job activities and scope of job to determine tools necessary to complete tasks, follows up on job package and reviews changes with supervisorAssist in conducting fixed ladder inspections by using the Fixed Ladder Inspection sheet to verify each ladder component meets standards, reports any concerns to the shift supervisorConduct daily inspections of mobile equipment by using the mobile equipment checklist before using the equipmentUpdate job activities by documenting any changes to the job package and reviewing with supervisor
  • This position requires an individual to demonstrate reliability, responsiveness, and dependability; it also requires being careful about details and thorough in completing work tasks
What you will bring:
  • High school diploma or equivalent, along with high school or postsecondary courses in mechanical drawing, mathematics, blueprint reading, computer programming, and electronics
  • Requires curriculum training and on-the job-training of 3,000 hours & 6,000 to reach Master Craftsman level
  • Learning the details of Standard Maintenance Procedures, safety, and environmental procedures, production, and regulations are necessary to become a competent Mechanic
  • The National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) testing is required for all hourly applicants of Nutrien. Applicants must complete this test and meet a minimum of 4 in Graphic Literacy, 5 on Applied Mathematics and 5 on Workplace Documents in order to be considered eligible for employment with Nutrien
    • The National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) must be uploaded with your resume during your application to be considered eligible for employment with Nutrien
  • Willingness to take on responsibilities and challenges without being asked
  • Adaptability and flexibility due to the many changes conditions throughout the day
  • Constant attention-to-details during the daily production process to prevent upsets and requires quick-reaction to limit any prolonged downtime to the assigned processing unit
  • May be required to be clean shaven for safety reasons
  • May be required to work at high elevations and in open spaces such as platforms and/or catwalks
  • May be required to work 12-hour, rotating shifts
  • Must be able to wear required, company-provided Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)--i.e., uniforms, steel-toed boots, safety glasses, emergency breathing apparatus 
Are you a good match? Apply today!
Nutrien is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion
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Job Post Date: 07/01/20
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