Sandvik Mining & Rock Technology is looking for a
Technical Specialist Road Headers
You’re a road warrior, with the technical insight to perceive what your customer needs, and previous experience with underground equipment maintenance and repair. You’re a team player, live and promote a culture of safety, and thrive at multi-tasking. Come explore the Technical Specialist Road Headers opportunity with Sandvik Mining & Rock Technology!
Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a leading global supplier of equipment, tools, service, and technical solutions for the mining industry. The product offering covers rock drilling, rock cutting, rock crushing, loading and hauling and materials handling.
Key performance areas
As the Technical Specialist Road Headers, you will be a leadman for this product and responsible for new equipment commissioning, operation, and maintenance. You will also be responsible for troubleshooting mechanical and electrical systems, equipment audits, and spare parts recommendations on Sandvik Road Header units. This role will require building strong relationships with internal and external customers to ensure smooth operations and customer satisfaction.
Technical Specialist Road Headers responsibilities include:
  • Adjust equipment & repair/replace defective parts components or systems according to scopes of work
  • Test repaired equipment to ensure proper operational performance.
  • Complete accurate time records, technical reports, failure reports, and parts lists.
  • Actively participate in continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Stay current with industry, customer, product developments and technical best practices.
  • Comply with all SMRT safety policies and applicable government, customer or industry regulations or requirements.
This role will require extensive travel of up to 75%. This is a field-based position, location flexible, but preferably in Western US.
Your profile
The Technical Specialist Road Headers must possess a Technical certification or diploma in a mechanical or electrical discipline, along with 5 years of related experience with underground mining equipment, including experience troubleshooting commissioned Road Header equipment. Experience with underground equipment maintenance and repair is preferred. Knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatics, and electrical systems is preferred, as is the ability to read blueprints and interpret equipment schematics. You possess an excellent troubleshooting ability along with strong diagnostic and problem solving skills.
Where others see many, we see you – personally. We recognize and value your passion and personality as well as your excellent technical skills. You are flexible and self-motivated, able to work independently as well as in a team environment. You possess the ability to plan and monitor your own projects as well as the work of project teams. You have a strong customer focus, and are driven to achieve customer satisfaction goals and targets. Your written and verbal communication skills are excellent, and you are highly computer literate.
Additionally, the Technical Specialist Road Headers possesses:
  • System support and remote support experience
  • Knowledge of customer’s industry
  • Experience in on site commissioning
  • Ability to work underground as needed
The ability to travel is essential.
Sandvik offers a comprehensive total compensation package, including a competitive benefits package of health, dental and disability insurance, and a 401(k) retirement savings plan. In addition, we provide opportunities for professional competence development and training, as well as opportunities for career advancement.
How to apply
For immediate consideration, please apply online at www.home.sandvik/career to the Technical Specialist Road Headers position, JO # 349116
Deadline: Not set
Job-ID: 349116