Mining Intern - Capital District

Selkirk, NY, US, 12158

Callanan Industries Inc

Job ID:  489226

Callanan Industries Inc., a CRH Company, is a leading supplier of paving materials and construction services in New York State. We provide a complete range of high-quality aggregates, asphalt, ready-mix concrete products, and construction paving services to state, federal, municipal, commercial, and private customers. Callanan has been in business since 1883 and would not have such a long and successful track record were it not for our employees. We consider our employees our greatest strength, and we constantly strive to improve as an employer. We live by the saying, "We Make Safety Our Family Business." Safety is a core value, and employees support one another to promote a culture of safety throughout the company.

Are you ready to start building a rewarding future? Join our team today!

Job Title: Mining Intern


This is an in-person internship based out of the Capital District


Job Description:

Are you passionate about the mining and environmental industry and eager to gain hands-on experience in the field? We're looking for a motivated Mining Intern to join our team for the summer of 2024. This internship provides a unique opportunity to actively contribute to the design and implementation of mine plans for quarries while gaining valuable insights into the world of mining.


Key Responsibilities:


1. Field Work (50%):

- Collaborate with experienced professionals to conduct on-site geological assessments.

- Assist in the timing of haul packages.

- Participate in the design and layout of roads patterns.

- Gain exposure to blast pattern design and analysis.

- Utilize GPS technology to track and map essential data.

- Operate drones for aerial surveys and data collection.


2. Office Work (50%):

- Work with AutoCAD to create detailed mine plans and layouts.

- Assist in data analysis and modeling to optimize quarry operations.

- Collaborate with the team to develop cost-effective solutions and recommend improvements.



- Currently pursuing or recently completed a degree in Engineering, Geology, or a related field.

- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

- Basic Knowledge of AutoCAD is a plus but not required.

- Excellent communication and teamwork skills.

- A passion for the mining industry and a desire to learn and contribute to the team.


Salary and Benefits:


- This internship pays $18 an hour.

- Company Discounts

- Hands-on experience in mining operations and project planning.

- Competitive compensation and potential for growth within the organization.


This internship offers a perfect balance between fieldwork and office tasks, allowing you to gain a holistic understanding of the mining industry. If you are ready to join our team, apply now!



Benefits and Salary

  • This job pays an hourly rate of $18.

  • Company Discounts



What CRH Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay.
  • A diverse and inclusive 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!


Callanan Industries, Inc., 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:  Nov 28, 2023

Nearest Major Market: Albany

Job Segment: AutoCAD, CAD, Drafting, Geology, Mining, Engineering