Preventative Maintenance Technician


Tok, AK, US

Requisition ID: 154627 

Position Summary

Kiewit Corporation is one of North America's largest and most respected construction, mining and engineering organizations. With its roots dating back to 1884, the employee-owned organization operates through a network of subsidiaries in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. Kiewit offers construction and engineering services in a variety of markets including transportation; oil, gas and chemical; power; building; water/wastewater; industrial; and mining. Kiewit Mining Group is a subsidiary of Kiewit Corporation.

Kiewit Mining Group is currently seeking highly motivated candidates to join our team at the Manh Choh Project located in Tok, Alaska as a Preventative Maintenance Technician. Eligible applicant(s) must be able to work safely in a surface mine environment while performing duties of this position. This person(s) must be capable of producing quality work with attention to detail and completing the job "right the first time".


Experience Level


Primary Responsibilities and Duties

Experience with diesel engines, hydraulic, pneumatic and 24V electrical systems.
• Minimize down time through effective PM procedures and management.
• Cleaning of equipment prior to any maintenance being performed on the equipment.
• Clean and properly collect samples.
• Thorough leak inspection and identification.
• Timely oil and filter changes

• Complete inspection of all machine systems and components
• Consistent completion of all PM paperwork

• Perform minor corrective maintenance on all equipment.
• Assist Mechanics as needed but not to interfere with personal job requirements.

• Communicate issues with machines to production management when necessary.


• May require a high school diploma or its equivalent with previous years of experience in a related field.
• Must possess working knowledge of skills and abilities for position.
• Ability to understand, follow, and communicate written and oral instructions with management or supervision.
• Ability to use hand tools, power tools and layout tools safe and efficiently.


• Able to meet all physical requirement
• Able to work outdoor in all weather conditions
• Able to climb, work at heights, and in confined spaces
• Ability to work rotating 12-Hour shifts on a 2 week on / 1 week off schedule; including nights, weekends, and holidays as required.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


Few contractors can build what Kiewit builds, the way Kiewit builds it. We only hire the best — and our family mentality will drive you to continue to be the best.

There’s no limit to what you’ll work on at Kiewit. With contracts in different markets and geographic areas, Kiewit careers offer opportunities to tackle new challenges all the time. Whether you’re building a facility that can turn water into power or a safer transportation network, you’re bound to make an impact in new and exciting ways.


Nearest Major Market: Alaska
Nearest Secondary Market: Fairbanks