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.

Duties and responsibilities

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 (we are required by ATF)
    • 40-Hr MSHA New Miner Training
    • PA and/or WV Underground Mining Certifications
    • Valid and current Driver's License
  • Preferred Requirements for Position
    • At least 3 years experience in mine repair or maintenance related industry
    • Experience working on a crew/team in construction industry

Why Join R.G. Johnson?

  • Low attrition rate, high employee satisfaction
  • Smaller, family-oriented business
  • First-rate Retirement Plan with opportunity for up to 9% company match
  • Predictable work schedule
  • Potential for additional end-of-year profit sharing plan
  • Full, employee-friendly health & medical benefits
  • Top-tier wage rates
  • Opportunity for advancement for top performers
  • Paid vacation days with additional company holidays
  • Full on-the-job training for new employees