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Fleet Mechanic (UN111)

Location: Cheyenne, WY, United States
Job ID: 34600
Date Posted: Jan 18, 2023

Job Description

Job Specifications

Performs maintenance and repairs to Company Fleet resources as assigned.

PAY: $38.48 per hour (Determined by current Collective Bargaining Agreement)

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP:   Electric Utility Fleet Supervisor 

LOCATION:  Cheyenne, Wyoming

  • Must live within 30 minutes and 30 miles of the Cheyenne Service Center.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Responsible to complete assignments, directives, schedules and programs assigned by the lead mechanic and/or Management. 
  • Maintenance of equipment and vehicles. 
  • Performs DOT, Dielectric and PM inspections as required. 
  • Assist with job coordination for timely completion of work, this includes working with internal and external stakeholders. 
  • Leads and assists with procurement, repair, maintenance, and retirement of fleet assets. 

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for completing assigned tasks equivalent or lower than this classification. 
  • Responsible for participating in the training of fellow employees. 
  • Responsible for upkeep and possession of power tools and equipment. 
  • Ability to communicate with assigned crew, co-workers, management and general public 
  • Maintain compliance with company policies and procedures. 
  • Must be willing to work overtime. 
  • Working conditions may include inclement weather and potential of electrical hazards. 
  • Willingness to travel to remote areas to perform work.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum of four (4) years of fleet automotive and equipment maintenance required.
  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Must obtain and maintain a valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Class A within 90 days hire date and maintain it as a condition of employment.

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES:

  • Must be able to problem solve and understand the operations of company vehicle and equipment.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and solve equipment failures in a timely manner.
  • Able to perform work safely and alert other employees of safety hazards in the area. 
  • Skilled at complying with applicable safety standards, policies and procedures.
  • Ability to obtain automotive mechanics certification to include: Automotive Service Excellence (ASE), Hydraulics (National Fluid Power Int.), CO and DOT inspection, VON DC dielectric, and welding experience (transportation only), aerial operator training, and aerial inspections.

This description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of responsibilities, duties, and requirements for employees in this position. Job descriptions may and do change periodically. Where positions are covered by a collective bargaining unit agreement, the terms and conditions of the agreement will apply.


About our Company: We are a customer, growth and safety focused utility company that is dedicated to our communities. We improve life with energy as an energy partner of choice. Our diverse culture fuels unique perspectives, opening doors to new insights and possibilities. Based in Rapid City, South Dakota, we have over 3000 employees and serve 1.3 million natural gas and electric utility customers across eight states (South Dakota, Montana, Wyoming, Colorado, Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, and Arkansas).

Enjoy our Comprehensive Benefits Package!  Annual discretionary bonuses, 401(k) (6% company match and up to 9% company retirement contribution), tuition reimbursement, generous paid time off benefits, including paid holidays and parental leave, company paid life insurance and disability benefits (short and long term), an employee assistance program and well-being benefits, and competitive medical, dental and vision insurance.

Candidates must successfully pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check. 

Black Hills Energy does not sponsor applicants for work visas. All applicants must be legally authorized to work in the US.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or status as a protected veteran.  If you require reasonable accommodation, please visit  careers.blackhillsenergy.com for more information.   

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Fleet Mechanic (UN111)

Cheyenne, WY, United States