Certified Section Foreman/ Production Supervisor

Sentinel / Leer South Mining Complex, Philippi, WV

Overall Job Purpose:

Supervise mining activities for a section during a single shift.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Implements all safety policies and procedures.
  • Supervises and provides direction to hourly association employees in production work.
  • Plans, organizes, schedules and coordinates with mine management all mining projects.
  • Instruct employees in the proper performance of each task and advise them of any associated hazards.
  • Perform tests and monitor employees responsible for performing safety checks and tests.
  • Maintain the necessary records associated with the test results.
  • Monitor section supplies to keep adequate amounts of materials on hand and stored in an orderly manner to preclude unnecessary loss of and damage to materials.
  • Communicate to mine management any changes in the status of the operating sections which may have potential impact on the productivity of the mine.
  • Assures performance standards are maintained.
  • Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws.

Required Education & Experience:

  • N/A

Preferred Education & Experience:

  • Minimum five (5) years of progressive underground mining experience with two (2) years underground supervisory experience required
  • West Virginia Mine Foreman’s certifications required
  • High school diploma or GED required
  • EMT-M Certification a plus
  • Excellent understanding of continuous miner/shuttle car and/or longwall mining methods
  • Proven safety and attendance record
  • Proven leadership ability
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication (written oral) skills

Position will report to: Mine Foreman

Qualified candidates interested in this position should submit information through the button below by 7/3/2020.