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Construction Resources Management | Waukesha, WI
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Construction Resources Management Inc. a Walbec Group Company

Waukesha, WI

Are you looking for an exciting career in road, highway, and bridge construction? Construction Resources Management Inc. of the Walbec Group has a place for hard working, loyal, and driven people like you. Come work with us as a Mine Engineer and enjoy a family-focused, progressive culture, and work with an industry leading company in heavy road and highway construction.

The Company:

The Walbec Group of companies is currently in its third generation of family leadership producing high-quality construction materials and delivering unparalleled professional design, engineering, and construction services.

  • Recently named a Milwaukee Business Journal 2020 Best Place to Work.
  • Associated with many exciting state, municipal, federal, and commercial projects. Check out our website for a complete list of interesting projects. walbecgroup.com
  • Proud Partner of the Green Bay Packers.

The Position:

We're looking for a Mine Engineer responsible for:

  • Exploration / Property Evaluation
    • Assist in the evaluation of new properties including preparing purchase investigation summaries for potential property acquisitions
    • Test and evaluate potential aggregate site properties to determine the quantity and quality of materials

  • Reserve Analysis
    • Prepare short and long term reserve analysis for aggregate sites including gravel pits and quarries
    • Create site maps outlining reserves location, quantity, depth, quality, etc.

  • Site/Mine Planning
    • Develop short and long term mining operations plans detailing the most advisable and economical direction to mine a particular site, including the location of berms, overburden stockpiles, plant sites, haul roads, wash ponds, new extraction areas, areas to be reclaimed, etc.
    • Prepare Operations, Phasing and Reclamation plans for aggregates sites
    • Analyze and develop life of mine operational costs for aggregate sites
    • Assist Mine Planning Manager and Aggregate Site Managers on planning and implementation of mine plans

  • Plans & Proposals
    • Work with aggregate supervisors to prepare various plans and proposals including, stripping proposals, emergency response plans, site specific maps, site layouts, crushing plant layouts, etc.
    • Prepare plans and supporting submittal documents for new mineral extraction permitting applications

  • Field Surveying
    • Coordinate all GPS services needed with site managers, such as inventory, stripping, reserves, site layouts, etc.
    • Use drone, Pix4D processing and surveying software to assist in field measuring to assist in stockpile inventory and the creation of base maps

  • Safety
    • Work with safety manager, aggregate site managers and field personnel to learn MSHA laws and regulations and promote safety within the organization.
    • Provide leadership and be a safety role model by promoting and enforcing safe work habits.

The Benefits:

Team members at the Walbec Group are offered competitive pay and benefits that align with our values while supporting good health and a balanced life now and into the future. Additionally, we offer a range of opportunities for professional development and career growth that help us all to be successful.

We have the usual suspects like dental, vision, life, flex, EAP, PTO and holidays, but our favorites are the "no premium medical plan" and HRA contribution (with participation in wellness initiatives), company paid STD and LTD, 401k & profit sharing with company contribution and lastly, robust Walbec training.

The Location:

  • Projects will vary by location throughout the local area, or the state, so reliable transportation and/or a willingness to travel to any job site is required as needed.

The Candidate:

  • Bachelor's degree in civil, mining, or geological engineering, geology or comparable experience
  • 0-2 years of experience
  • Experience with AUTOCAD, CIVIL 3D, Carlson Mining or other mining software required
  • Strong oral and written communication skills

Why Should You Apply?

  • Excellent wages and benefits packages.
  • Job security-we are an essential company providing infrastructure services, and you are an essential employee.
  • Growth opportunities working alongside and learning from experienced industry professionals.
  • Be involved in innovative, cool projects throughout the local area and the state.
  • Family-oriented, supportive culture.

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and it is our practice to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants. In addition, it is the policy of the Company to comply with applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in each locality in which the Company has employees. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply!

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