Heavy Equipment Welder

  • Christine, TX
  • Full-time

Company Description

San Miguel Lignite Mine is in Christine, Texas.  We are a surface lignite mine operation located 18 miles south of Jourdanton, Texas and 48 miles south of San Antonio, Texas.


San Miguel Mine offers competitive wages and comprehensive benefits.

Job Description

The successful applicant must demonstrate safe work habits and have a strong commitment to safety, maintain clean work practices, clean work areas and consistently display positive behaviors that support the company’s goals and objectives.

The position is responsible for performing preventative maintenance and repairs on dragline systems, gearing, and motor alignment. Welding processes most commonly used are SMAW, FCAW and GMAW. Other processes utilized are Carbon Arc Gouging, Oxy-Fuel Welding and Cutting.   The candidate should be able to properly choose filler metals and construction material to complete assignments.  The candidate should expect to gain working knowledge of Dragline Wire Rope, Bearings, Gearing, and Lubrication Systems

Position requires rotating shifts, weekends, and overtime. Personal tools are also required.


Must have three years welding experience in the construction, mining or related industry.  A two-year welding vocational-technical degree that includes blue print reading, mathematical and quality management courses is preferred with the 3 years’ experience.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.


Apply at www.kiewitjobs.com  resumes may be attached.


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