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Sr. Mining Engineer in Painesville, OH at Morton Salt

Date Posted: 11/19/2019

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Job Description

Applies engineering knowledge to ground control, ventilation, mine development and the design, installation and construction of assigned projects related to both new and modification to existing plant equipment.
  • Weekly surveys mine development and ventilation identifying problems and recommending solutions. Generates mine maps.
  • Conducts feasibility studies, estimates costs, writes projects, generate a project deign, provides administrative and labor supervision for assigned projects to insure the project completion on time and within budget.
  • Consult with plant personnel to provide engineering advice and knowledge on specific day-to-day problems.
  • Observes, develops, and recommends changes in equipment and operating procedures to improve efficiency, cost effectiveness, and safety.
  • Provides instruction and guidance to Mine and Maintenance supervisors, foremen, hourly employees, and engineering assistants.
  • Exchange factual information with supervisory and hourly personnel to understand and develop an approach to assignments.
  • Exchange complex engineering information and ideas requiring explanations, interpretations, and discussions with professional and managerial level personnel in administration, quality assurance, purchasing, accounting, domestic salt operation, engineering departments, contractors, vendors, consultants, State and Federal inspectors.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

  • Minimum of 3 years mining experience, 1 year underground
  • Be familiar with ventilation, ground control, mining equipment, material handling equipment, and all aspects of project work
  • Bachelors of Science degree in Mining Engineering or Geotechnical Engineering
Morton Salt is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.#Ll-LH1


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