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Birmingham, AL          Gillette, WY  
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205.945.4991                 307.682.0555

                                                                                               SLS West, Inc.

                                                             Field Service Technician 2 positions available


Responsible for installing and maintaining automatic lubrication systems on mobile mining equipment such as draglines, shovels and plants.



  • Perform highly diversified duties to install and maintain automatic lubrication systems in plant manufacturing facilities and /or on mobile mining equipment.
  • Provide emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment during production and performs scheduled maintenance repairs of production equipment during machine service
  • Perform mechanic skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, troubleshooting and repair of production machines.
  • Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.
  • Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments.
  • Perform regular preventive maintenance on machines, equipment and plant facilities.
  • Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment in performing duties.
  • Detect faulty operations, defective material and report those and any unusual situations to proper supervision.
  • Comply with D.O.T., MSHA and OSHA safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas.
  • Must be able to lift and move objects up to 60 pounds consistently with heavier weight necessary at times.



  • Work varying shifts, weekends and holidays. Travel required
  • Diagnose problems and make repairs in the field on a 24-hour basis
  • Effectively handle lifting of various objects weighing up to 60 pounds.
  • Work extended hours out of doors in a variety of weather conditions.
  • Work at heights and confined spaces.
  • Prepare and maintain records and reports.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, other agencies and the public.
  • Follow written and verbal instructions, including manufacturers’ service specifications.
  • Communicate effectively verbally and in writing.
  • Possess and maintain a satisfactory driving record.  CDL-B license required within 6 months of hire.



  • Requires a high school diploma/GED
  • 3+ years of mechanical experience; strong hydraulic, pneumatic, mechanical and industrial skills
  • Must be highly motivated and able to work independently

  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Clean Driving Record



  • CDL License required within 6 months of hire
  • MSHA & OSHA Certification preferred
  • Welding experience preferred

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