Utility - Production Miner

$21.10 hourly
  • Detroit Salt Company
  • Nov 04, 2023
Full time General Labor

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Work responsibly and follows all safety policies, procedures, and regulations. Is alert to hazards and changing conditions on all mine property.
  • Operate heavy equipment safely and efficiently underground; must include the operation of a haul truck in all areas of underground mining operation.
  • Perform basic conveyor, crusher, and screen deck maintenance and adjustments including but not limited to; changing of idlers, screens, greasing of bearings, replacement of guarding, and clearing of dump chutes.
  • Perform basic service to mobile equipment including but not limited to; adding fluids, removing/replacing covers, and greasing.
  • Assist maintenance department with maintenance tasks under the direction of maintenance personnel.
  • Operate other equipment and perform other duties in mining/crushing/screening/support functions.
  • Inspect finished work and ensures required specifications are met.
  • Inspect and perform daily routine housekeeping as necessary to ensure a clean and safe work area.
  • Completes assigned paperwork accurately and on time.  Keeps accurate records of mining data.
  • Communicate with management, supervisor, and others as needed to communicate safety and production concerns.
  • Must be able to cross-train and multi-task with varied skill-sets and functions.
  • Must uphold company and MSHA rules and regulations
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Preferred experience in heavy equipment, such as wheeled loader, skid steer, or articulated truck.
  • High school diploma/ GED preferred.
  • Prefer demonstrated mechanical and electrical skills.
  • Must have demonstrated problem-solving skills.
  • High degree of attention required to prevent injury to self and coworkers; promote a safe workplace.
  • Must be able to speak, comprehend, and read English.
  • Must be able to attend work on a regular schedule.
  • Must be able to pass physical and drug test.

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to work safely in varying temperatures in production/warehouse workplace and outside year round.
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50+ pounds regularly.
  • Must comply with and wear all PPE

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or disability.