Specialty Mine Services Laborer

Southwest PA / Northern WV
Questions? Please email us at info@rgjohnsoninc.com

Job Description

The desired candidate will perform various construction, support, and repair projects for customers in the coal, limestone, and other industries. The position will work alongside a small crew at a variety of locations, including various job sites and company maintenance facility. Work includes both underground and surface tasks.

Primary responsibilities and work phases include:

    • Operating various tools used in construction repair activities such as impact drills, saws, transit, pneumatic drills/chippers, welding/cutting tools, etc.
    • Structural steel work including removal, replacement, or repair of steel beams
    • Mine roof, rib, and highwall bolting/repair
    • Operation of mobile equipment including excavators, forklifts, and skid steers
    • Shotcrete, concrete, and grout application
    • General labor at maintenance facility or work site as required

Job Requirements

  • Standard Requirements for Position
    • Ability to perform required physical labor
    • Passing criminal background check (to comply with ATF) 
    • 40-Hr MSHA New Miner Training
    • PA and/or WV underground mining certifications
    • Valid driver's license
  • Preferred Requirements for Position
    • At least 2 years experience in mine repair or maintenance related industry
    • Experience working on a crew/team in mining or construction industry

Why Join R.G. Johnson?

  • Low attrition rate, high employee satisfaction
  • Family-oriented culture
  • Up to 9% company match on retirement plan
  • Year-end profit sharing
  • Full health benefits with no effect to your paycheck
  • High starting wages with additional bonus opportunities
  • Overtime and advancement opportunities
  • Paid vacation days with additional company holidays
  • Fully paid training