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Intern-Mining Engineer (Vermont)

Barre, VT, US, 05641

Pike Industries Inc

 

 

Job ID:  455359

 

Pike Industries, Inc., a subsidiary and integral part of CRH, is a leading Highway Contractor and the largest producer of Hot Mix Asphalt and Construction Aggregates in New England. Pike has experienced continual growth over the years and currently employs nearly 1,000 people throughout NH, ME and VT. The dedication, knowledge, and quality workmanship of our employees is what makes the company such a great success.  If you’re looking for a challenging career at a company that will reward your efforts, look no further.  Take the first step and apply for an exciting opportunity to gain top notch industry experience and pave the road to your success.  All Roads Lead Here!

 

Intern- Mining Engineer Intern (Barre, Vermont)

Pike is looking for Interns to work within the Aggregate Division.  The Intern will work with Mining Engineers to track data, analyze processes, and recommend solutions for improvement based on the gathered data from our facilities.  In addition, the intern will focus on writing reports and assisting in recommendations for improving process flow, decreasing cycle times, and making improvements to crushers.  The selected candidate will be exposed to the overall aggregate process from blasting to production and the practices Pike follows in order to reach and maintain a high standard of quality with all of our products and projects.  The position will include a variety of site visits to facilities throughout New Hampshire, Maine and Vermont.  

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work under the direction of an Aggregates Supervisor and Mining Engineer to understand aggregates workflow at quarry facilities.
  • Reviewing aggregate production to develop methods to extract material, evaluating factors such as safety, operational costs, deposit characteristics and overburden depth.
  • Assisting in the layout and direction of mine construction operations, such as location and development of ramps and positioning of mining area, access roads etc.
  • Assisting in analyzing throughput costs, analyzing plant flow, and determining cycle time opportunities in the load/haul fleet.
  • Assisting with analyzing and determining labor requirements, equipment needs, and operational costs for annual budget preparation and reporting.
  • Spend time in the field to learn about the daily work necessary to go into producing a quality product.
  • Input data into an aggregates software program and write reports based on the collected data.
  • Identify and become familiar with various specifications requirements.

 

Requirements

  • Must be currently enrolled in a college degree program.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, high stress environment.
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team setting.
  • Ability to write reports and analyze raw data.
  • The willingness to work extended hours with possible night and/or weekend work as well as overnights.
  • The willingness to travel to other Pike locations throughout Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont.
  • A valid driver’s license

 

 

What CRH Offers You

 

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

 

 

About CRH

 

CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.

 

If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!

 

Pike Industries, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link

 

 

 

Date Posted:  Sep 9, 2022


Nearest Major Market: Barre
Nearest Secondary Market: Montpelier

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