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Associate Mining Engineer

Company: Calportland
Location: Mojave
Posted on: January 13, 2022

Job Description:

*Job Summary* The Associate Mining Engineer will assist the Quarry Manager/Mining Engineer in performing production activities. *Responsibilities* * Assist in performing production and mine planning activities
* Supervise and direct quarry personnel
* Learn and administer all company policies and safety procedures to maintain and promote a safe workplace
* Monitor daily quarry activities to ensure mine plant and waste dump designs are effectively implemented in the field
* Ensure survey and shot chemistry data are regularly updated and utilized to keep the mine model current
* Develop and annually revise the one-year and the five-year mine plans by learning and using the companys mining software
* Oversee mining projects such as exploratory drilling or rock mechanics study
* Perform surveying and plant inventory functions as required
* Interface with and assist plant and corporate personnel as required *Education* Bachelors degree in Mining Engineering or related field preferred; degrees such as a degree in Civil Engineering or Geosciences may be acceptable depending on work experience *Requirements/Qualifications* * Familiarity with MSHA and OSHA regulations preferred
* Supervisory experience in open pit mining preferred
* Familiarity with Surpac mining software and AutoCAD preferred
* Surveying knowledge preferred
* Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
* Highly organized self-starter with an eye for detail and able to maintain multiple on-going projects simultaneously
* Flexible attitude with ability to work well in ambiguous, changing situations and able to reprioritize work accordingly
* Excellent interpersonal skills to facilitate positive working relationships with all levels of management and staff
* Able to exercise sound judgement in problem solving
* Physical requirements: able to walk long distances, stoop, crawl under and into enclosed spaces, and climb on equipment to provide supervision during work
* Able to walk on all types of surfaces (uneven and/or slippery ground), climb stairs, ladders, and stockpiles as high as 400 feet in elevation
* Ability to drive to various plant sites and work locations
* Must be able to travel overnight (air/auto) *Benefits* At CalPortland, were proud to offer a comprehensive, competitive benefits package that provides health and financial support to our most important resources: our employees. Your benefits are an important part of your overall compensation at CalPortland. Thats why we give you a wide range of benefits to choose from. All regular full time employees may enroll in a variety of health and welfare plans including medical, dental and vision plans. Other benefits include life insurance, disability coverage, employee assistance program, and retirement program. The company also has a variety of voluntary benefits for employees to choose from. *Conditions of Employment* Successful candidate must submit to post-offer pre-employment physical examination, drug/alcohol screen, and background check. Some positions require FMCSA regulated on-going drug and alcohol testing. #HP

Keywords: Calportland, Lancaster , Associate Mining Engineer, Engineering , Mojave, California

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