Turquoise Ridge - Underground Development Miner

Turquoise Ridge, Nevada, United States
May 14, 2022
Jun 13, 2022
Full Time
Position Description:

Nevada Gold Mines is looking for an Underground Development Miner to join our Turquoise Ridge team.


Reporting to the Underground Operations Production Supervisor, the Underground Development Miner works as an essential member of the production team and is responsible for the following:
  • Take ownership in and accountability for maintaining safe work practices, safe workplaces, and safe operation and maintenance of all equipment
  • Able to read cut sheets/maps and maintain line and grade
  • Able to operate Single and Two Boom Jumbo
  • Able to operate 6yd and 9yd Loaders
  • Able to understand different rock types and drilling/blasting procedures to minimize over-break
  • Able to understand and follow ground support plans
  • Able to operate mechanized bolter
  • Able to operate shotcrete equipment
  • Able to handle explosives and load rounds in a safe and productive manner
  • Able to install utilities such as ventilation and air/water pipe
  • Perform other duties as assigned from time to time at the discretion of the company

  • One (1) year underground mining experience preferred
  • Previous heavy equipment operation experience preferred
  • Ability to work safely and effectively in an underground mining environment required
  • Stable, consistent work history required
  • Proactive safety and environmental track record required
  • Ability to communicate with all mine operations personnel required
  • Ability to work within a team environment, work closely with peers at all levels with a professional attitude required
  • Ability to perform the essential functions of this job required
What we can Offer You

  • A comprehensive compensation package including a competitive medical, dental, and vision plan with national provider networks, a 401k retirement plan with employer contribution AND employer match, paid time off, company-sponsored medical clinics, company match share purchase program, and much more!
  • Ability to make a difference and lasting impact
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team
  • An opportunity to transform Traditional Mining into the future of Digital Mining
  • Opportunities to grow and learn with the industry colleagues are endless
  • Access to a variety of career opportunities across locations
Thank you for your application, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.