Electrical Supervisor I in Colstrip, MT at Westmoreland Mining, LLC

Date Posted: 7/20/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Summary Description:                                                                    

Supervise routine and emergency electrical maintenance, and develop weekly work schedule.  Ensure that draglines, shovels, and drills are maintained and operational as per OEM design.  Ensure all electrical inspections, testing and repairs are performed and recorded as required by MSHA.  Maintain tipples and other electrical systems throughout the mine.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:             

  • Ensure that all MSHA electrical requirements are met, and all Company safety policies are followed.
  • Develop a weekly schedule for the electrical department personnel to meet the demands in the electrical workforce.
  • Communicate performance expectations to Electricians.  Identify workforce performance issues including attendance and safe work practices.  Correct performance deficiencies and recognize superior performance.
  • Monitor proper operation and safety of electrical systems throughout the mine.
  • Monitor and maintain PM program for draglines, shovels, drills, tipples, conveyors and facilities.
  • Coordinate work effort with those of other departments, especially the welding department to maximize machine maintenance and repair effectiveness; prioritize demands on electrical workgroup; maintain MSDS files for department.

Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications and Skills:

  • Current MSHA Electrical qualification
  • Electrical training and experience
  • Mining experience preferred
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Working knowledge of computer applications


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