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Title:  Underground Miner

Department:  Mining
Location: 

Michigamme, MI, US, 49861

Contract Type: Non-Fixed Term Contract
Employee Type: Employee
Work Type: Work from Office / Site

 

Lundin Mining is a diversified Canadian base metals mining company with operations in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, the United States of America, Portugal, y Sweden, primarily producing copper, nickel and zinc.

Role Summary

The Underground Miner is responsible for safe and efficient mining practices related to all aspects of underground long hole stoping and cut and fill mining.

Main Responsibilities | Activities

· Must be able to operate jumbos, loaders, bolters, and trucks, and support equipment safely and proficiently.
· Performs drilling, blasting, mucking, bolting, hauling, and support activities.
· Determines the number of explosives, placement, and firing sequences with the goal of reducing overbreak and underbreak.
· Must be alert to any conditions which could pose a safety hazard or result in injury or equipment breakdown or damage, and to report or correct such conditions immediately.
· Must fill out pre- shift safety checklist on all machines instructed to operate.
· Must fill out the shift data into Deswik.OPS operator app throughout shift.
· Must be able to accurately track inventory levels of explosives daily, weekly and monthly.
· Safely transport explosives throughout the mine using various pieces of material handling equipment.
· Must be able to train other employees on the safe operation of the required machines.
· Participate in operational and safety training.
· Must do routine greasing, oiling, servicing, and cleaning of machines.
· Performs other duties as assigned

Education, Qualifications and Experience

· 1-5 years of underground hard-rock mining experience required.
· Experience mining in and around stressed ground preferred.
· Ability to work safely and effectively in an underground mining environment.
· Solid understanding of all underground mining equipment.
· Be able to obtain proper clearance to work with explosives.

Lundin Mining Corporation fosters a positive, equitable and progressive workforce and is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process. We will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process. If you require any accommodation during the application and hiring process, please contact Human Resources at eaglerecruiting@lundinmining.com.

Lundin Mining is an equal opportunity employer, committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace. We welcome applications from people with diverse backgrounds, identities, and cultures.

 

Requisition ID: 2362


Nearest Major Market: Marquette
Nearest Secondary Market: Northern Michigan

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