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Mine I & E Technician

Company: Intrepid Potash
Location: Hobbs
Posted on: January 22, 2023

Job Description:

Job Title: Mine Electrician
Reports To: Mine Electrical Supervisor
Location: New Mexico - East Plant

(Relocation assistance available for candidates that qualify when applicable)
OVERVIEWA Mine Electrician is responsible for maintaining and troubleshooting electrician equipment and power distribution through the mine. This position requires the ability to work safely, whether independently or within a team, a wide electrical knowledge, and analytical skills to interpret prints and diagrams.


  • Determine the appropriate procedures to locate and correct electrical problems, and electrical component replacements
  • Troubleshoot electrical problems in power circuits ranging from 24 dc - 13,880 volts ac, control circuits of various voltages, and mining and ore handling equipment
  • Perform low and high voltage splices, terminations and stress cones
  • Install and maintain low, medium and high voltage power controls on mining equipment
  • Conduct pre-shift inspections to ensure all equipment is operating safely and efficiently
  • Perform other duties as assigned
    • High school diploma or GED
    • Valid Driver's License
    • Minimum two (2) years of electrical experience - underground mining experience preferred
    • Knowledge of basic AC and DC control circuits, as well as terminology of tools, prints and equipment
    • Knowledge of instruments associated with process control preferred, including PLC/RS Logix 500 & 5000
      • Medical plans with prescription drug coverage, dental insurance and vision insurance
      • 401(K) with immediate vesting and generous employer match
      • Work-life balance with family-friendly work schedules
      • Opportunity to grow within position through Intrepid's career path program
      • Intrepid tuition reimbursement program for further education, training and certification courses
      • PPE, uniform shirts and boot vouchers are provided
        SCHEDULE AND WORK ENVIRONMENT9/80 schedule: Monday - Thursday (6 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.), Fridays worked (6 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.) at minimum, with every other Friday off. Schedule subject to change.
        • Underground mining environment that is often not well lit and is at low heights
        • Exposed to louder than moderate noises (ex: vehicle noises, machinery noises, etc.)
        • Employees are required to wear safety attire and personal protective equipment (PPE) at all timesPHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
          • Standing, walking, sitting (while driving) over 2/3 of work time, squatting, talking or hearing
          • Making visual inspections, making precise hand and fingers movements, twisting, stooping, crouching, kneeling, reaching or grasping
          • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs., and push and/or pull up to 50 lbs.
          • Will be required to wear personal protective equipment as needed and engage in strenuous physical activity.
            A pre-placement physical and hair follicle drug test will be required for anyone selected for this opportunity. Placement into the position will not be made until the results are received and cleared by Intrepid.

            ABOUT US Intrepid is an entrepreneurial organization committed to developing unique and environmentally sound ways of extracting minerals of global importance to multiple industries. While our legacy potassium products hold a strong reputation in the agriculture and feed industries, the expansion of our water, brine and other solutions contributes to the oil and gas industries to support energy resources. This diversification of products and customers expands our growth and impact beyond yesterday's needs. Working at Intrepid, you will experience the commitment, teamwork, and growth in every role and experience. Associated topics: autocad, chemical engineer, database, design, drawing, electronics, mechanical, plc, process engineer, ultrasonic

Keywords: Intrepid Potash, Midland , Mine I & E Technician, Professions , Hobbs, Texas

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