Roof Bolters (Mining)

Top 3 roof bolter Jobs

  • Roof Bolter/Drill Operator BCS - Rogers Group - Kentucky

    Also, may include driving/operating a variety of heavy equipment including driving haul trucks, dumping product in hoppers, loading haul trucks

  • Mine Trainee - The Doe Run Company - Viburnum, MO

    Must be able to crush ore and run skip pocket as needed. • Must have the ability to learn drilling, blasting, and mucking to fill in for any

  • Maintenance Technician - Underground - Prairie State Energy Campus - Kingston Mine, IL

    Roof Bolters. • Scoops • Feeders • Ventilation equipment. • Power distribution equipment. The repair and maintenance must be performed

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What Roof bolters Do

Operate machinery to install roof support bolts in underground mine.


Roof bolter Salaries


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