Industrial Maintenance Mechanic

Posted: 06/05/2024

Genesis Alkali is the world’s largest natural soda ash mine and production site, offering a secure, reliable and diverse range of high-quality product choices. Alkali mines and processes trona ore and manufactures soda ash that is used in the production of glass, detergents, chemical manufacturing, pulp and paper production, and water treatment. It also produces sodium bicarbonate and other chemical compounds used in common industrial, agricultural, and household applications. Our main Alkali operations are in Green River, Wyoming, home of the world's largest trona ore deposit, with a corporate office in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.Genesis Alkali, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Genesis Energy, L.P., (NYSE: GEL). Genesis Energy is a growth-oriented master limited partnership headquartered in Houston, Texas.  Through four divisions: offshore pipeline transportation, sodium minerals and sulfur services, marine transportation and onshore facilities and transportation, we provide an integrated suite of services to refineries, oil producers, and industrial and commercial enterprises. For more information visit or

Why Join Genesis Alkali? 

  • Highly competitive salary commensurate with experience. 
  • Medical, Dental, Life & Disability Insurance, Vision, Flexible Spending (Medical and Dependent Care) and Health Savings Accounts, and Pre-paid Legal, beginning first day of employment; company funds a portion of HSA. Retirement 
  • 401(k) Savings and Investment Plan for Salaried employees, company makes Safe Harbor matching contributions (fully vested) of 100% up to the first 5% of eligible pay you contribute; additionally, Company makes discretionary contributions up to 5% of eligible pay in the first quarter of the following year (three-year vesting requirement).
  •  Pension for Hourly Union employees 
  • Opportunity to participate in a 401(k) savings plan. The company does not provide a matching contribution for pension eligible employees. 
  • Tuition reimbursement programs are available to qualifying employees for approved programs.
  • Subsidized transportation to our plant from Green River, Rock Springs, and the Bridger Valley.

Hourly – Industrial Maintenance Mechanic

Location:                    Green River, Wyoming


Why Join Genesis Alkali?


Looking for a rewarding career with a Company that believes employees are the most important asset? At Genesis Alkali, we pride ourselves in fostering a collaborative work environment where employees can sharpen and expand their skills, while receiving a competitive wage and maintaining a good work-life balance. We are taking steps to attract and retain talented and motivated entry-level and experienced industrial maintenance mechanics. Come utilize your skills and contribute to the continued success of our underground mine and surface operations!

Operating successfully in Green River, Wyoming for the past 76 years, Genesis Alkali is the world’s largest natural soda ash mine and production site, offering a secure, reliable, and diverse range of high-quality product choices.   

About the Pay Compensation and Benefit Package:

  • Highly competitive and attractive pay package with entry level positions starting at a base hourly rate of $48.10 - $48.94, with an opportunity to progress to a base hourly rate of $54.11 - $54.91. Additional compensation can be earned through overtime opportunities that become available.
  • See job posting for a complete list of benefits available to Genesis Alkali employees.

Minimum Requirements:

  • An associate degree/certification in a mechanical maintenance discipline from an accredited college/university, with at least one (1) year of industrial experience.; or
  • Journeyman license in the ironworks, millwrights, or mechanic disciplines; or
  • High School diploma, or equivalent, from an accredited institution, with at least three (3) years of verifiable experience in heavy industrial mechanical maintenance and repair (i.e., mining, milling, oil and gas, power and utilities, and manufacturing).

Preferred Experience:

  • Underground Mine Maintenance.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Install, troubleshoot, repair, and maintain heavy industrial equipment and systems, including power and utilities, to keep production running safely and reliably.
  • Plate and pipe stick welding.
  • Evaluation of equipment condition and acceptable standards for mechanical maintenance.
  • Perform maintenance, upgrades, and repairs on high pressure steam and other fluid piping systems.

Activities and Responsibilities:


Candidates should be able to demonstrate the ability to:

  • Work independently or as a member of a team with or without direct supervision.
  • Effectively communicate, both verbally and in written format.
  • Follow instructions and adhere to directives.
  • Make necessary decisions to complete job tasks and problem solve.
  • Recognize and follow safety protocols and correct safety concerns.
  • Work with hourly and salaried employees, and train as necessary.
  • Safely apply chemicals for cleaning.
  • Work under varying environmental conditions.
  • Work on feet, climb stairs, work in confined spaces, and walk from various locations throughout the plants.

Those who meet the minimum requirements will be invited to advance to the next hiring stage. Genesis Alkali follows a progressive process which includes a physical abilities test (PAT), personality assessment, in-person interviews, and background check.

You must have a valid e-mail address, as e-mail will be the only form of communication for these positions. We encourage you to check your e-mail regularly for updates.


Apply on-line today at


We look forward to you joining the Genesis Alkali team!


Genesis Energy is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected categories. This includes providing reasonable accommodation for employee's and applicant's disabilities or religious beliefs and practices. Alternative methods of applying for employment are available to individuals unable to apply through this site because of a disability. Contact Genesis Human Resources to discuss reasonable accommodations by sending an email to