Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, Inc. Maintenance Mechanic III - VI (IRC27573) in Meeker, Colorado

The primary responsibilities of this position include preventative maintenance duties, inspection, diagnoses and, under limited supervision, the performance of repair and maintenance of mine equipment. Operates equipment for maintenance purposes. Performs routine repair and maintenance involving disassembly, overhaul, assembly and adjustments of equipment components. Performs repair and maintenance as recommended by equipment service manuals and as directed by supervisor. One position vacancy is available. Applicants will be considered for a Maintenance Mechanic Level III - VI based on overall job qualifications.


  1. Comply with all safety and environmental standards

  2. Maintain a safe and clean work environment

  3. Advanced knowledge of engines, transmissions, drive-trains, hydraulic systems, electrical systems and is familiar with high voltage systems.

  4. Proficient at equipment preventative maintenance (PM's), lubrication practices, tire removal and installation.

  5. Advanced welding skills including stick, oxy/acetylene, MIG, etc.

  6. Ability to read and understand manufacturing prints and schematics.

  7. Proficient in layout and fabricaton.

  8. Completes job related paperwork accurately and is familiar with required computer use including AS6 and MineStar.

  9. Must recognize hazards and other conditions and plan for them.

  10. Understand lockout/tagout and safety procedures.

  11. Produce consistent high quality mechanical work.


  1. Responsible for keeping Maintenance Operator Task Certificates (5000-23 forms) and/or hazard training current on small and large equipment.

  2. Can accurately formulate a parts list for any job and effectively use computer system to generate work orders, order parts, research component history with working knowledge of warehouse and computer system.

  3. Provide basic tools to perform maintenance on equipment

  4. Must be able to satisfactorily complete related company training programs.

Job Title: Maintenance Mechanic III - VI (IRC27573)

Location: Meeker, CO, US

Base Location: Colowyo Coal Mine, Meeker CO, Maintenance

Currency: USD

Amount of Travel: No Travel

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran