PATTISON SAND COMPANY LLC Miner and Equipment Operator in CLAYTON, Iowa

JOB REQUIREMENTS: Miners will be working in the underground mine extracting of raw sand material. Miners are expected to comply with company, local, state, and federal compliance/safety rules. Miners ensure all applicable procedures and work standards for all tasks are understood, adhered to and are in compliance to at all times and for all assigned work. Miners must wear PPE at all times. Duties and Responsibilities: Must have high safety standards for self and others Drilling and Blasting Scaling both hand and mechanically Operate Jacklegs and Stoper Drills Operate underground mining equipment in production and support activities Mine Maintenance and Cleanup Works twelve hour shifts Must be self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision Must be able to communicate and coordinate with coworkers and supervisors Ensures applicable procedures and work standards for all tasks are understood, adhered to and complied to at all times for all assigned work Ensure that all equipment is safe to operate and maintained when needed Clean and prepare sites for excavation or boring. Dismantle extracting and boring equipment used for excavation, using hand tools. Drive moving equipment to transport materials and parts to excavation sites. Load materials into well holes or into equipment, using hand tools. Observe and monitor equipment operation during the extraction process to detect any problems. Organize materials to prepare for use. Provide assistance to extraction craft workers, such as earth drillers and derrick operators. Unload materials, devices and machine parts, using hand tools. Clean up work areas and remove debris after extraction activities are complete. ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: Qualifications: Must possess a valid driver license Completion of a high school diploma Proficient spoken and written English Able to pass pre-employment physical and drug screen Must be able to safely wear a half face mask for up to 12 hours at a time Prior heavy equipment operator experience preferred Prior mining experience preferred Physical Requirements: Must have the ability to stand for 6-12 hours on uneven sandy/rocky surfaces Must have the ability to be seated for up to 6 hours to operate equipment or vehicles Must have the ability to lift 60 to 80 pounds without mechanical assistance Must be able to work at heights of 30-50ft. Must have the ability to bend or stoop Must have the ability to climb on and off equipment and ladders Must be able to work at heights of 30 - 50 feet Working Conditions: Works twelve hour shifts Must be willing to work any assigned shift, overtime, weekends and holidays Must have the ability to work in damp, dimly lit and confined work areas ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply In Person: Pattison Sand Company 701 1st St. Clayton, IA. 52049 Mail a Rsum: Pattison Sand Company 701 1st St. Clayton, IA. 52049 E-Mail a Rsum: HR@pattisonsand.com Apply Online: www.pattisonsand.com Fax a Rsum: 563-964-2616