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Mine Engineering Internship - 2019

Job ID 9232226 Date posted 09/06/2018
Location:Multiple Locations
Country:United States
Job Code:2770
Position Type:Salary

About Cleveland-Cliffs Inc.

Founded in 1847, Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. is the largest and oldest independent iron ore mining company in the United States. We are a major supplier of iron ore pellets to the North American steel industry from our mines and pellet plants located in Michigan and Minnesota. Additionally, we operate an iron ore mining complex in Western Australia. By 2020, Cliffs expects to be the sole producer of hot briquetted iron (HBI) in the Great Lakes region with the development of its first production plant in Toledo, OH. Driven by the core values of safety, social, environmental and capital stewardship, our employees endeavor to provide all stakeholders with operating and financial transparency. For more information, visithttp://www.clevelandcliffs.com

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Mine Engineering Internship

Company Overview:

Cleveland-Cliffs Inc.is a leading mining and natural resources company. Founded in 1847, we are recognized as the largest and oldest independent iron ore mining company in the United States. We are a major supplier of iron ore pellets to the North American steel industry from our mines and pellet plants located in Michigan and Minnesota. Additionally, we operate an iron ore mining complex in Western Australia. By 2020, we expect to be the sole producer of hot briquetted iron (“HBI”) in the Great Lakes region with the development of our first production plant in Toledo, Ohio. Driven by the core values of safety, social, environmental and capital stewardship, our employees endeavor to provide all stakeholders with operating and financial transparency.

Site Locations:

Each of our sites offers a variety of internship opportunities. Our current site locations include:

Minnesota Operations

  • Hibbing Taconite – Hibbing, MN
  • Northsore Mine - Babbitt, MN / Silver Bay, MN
  • United Taconite – Forbes, MN / Eveleth, MN

Michigan Operation

  • Tilden Mine, Negaunee, MI

Position Summary:

Support the Mine Engineering department and complete several special projects and initiatives.

Sample Past Projects:

·Participate in the design of the weekly, 30 day, 60 day, 90 day, and annual mine plans

·Using data provided from the mine planning team and geological engineering team, design appropriate blast patterns for weekly dig plans

·Obtain production data and track in mine plans

·Conduct analysis of production data and present to operations and management staff

·Maintain weekly mining plan

·Use ground-based laser scanning tools to create topographical maps of mine pits

·Conduct assessment of material moved using mine pit map updates

·Use laser scanning tools to analyze blast swells

·Make recommendations for future blast patterns

·Participate in regular mine planning meetings with Engineering and site management

·Other duties as assigned by the Mine Planning and Engineering staff

·Past Project Examples:

oStorm water runoff improvement design

oDiamond drill core logging

oLarge chunk drilling and blasting in the mine

oData integrity verification

oJustification of new equipment calculations

oSampling program oversight and administration

oShort, mid, and long-range mine planning effort aid

oHaulage infrastructure design

Education Requirements: Candidate must be enrolled in an accredited school or university and currently pursuing a degree in Mining, Mining Engineering, Mining Technology, Geotechnical, Civil, Geology, or other related degree

Experience Requirements: No previous experience required, previous internship experience preferred

Competency Requirements:

·Ability to work in various environments – rain, heat, humidity, etc.

·Strong writing skills

·Strong interpersonal communication skills

·Well-developed, superb organizational skills

·Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint

·Working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook

·Familiarity with Mining software a plus (Vulcan, MineSite, etc..)

·Able to multi-task and set proper priorities


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C&E Awards

The U.S. Talent Acquisition team was awarded a 2012 Candidate Experience Award by the Talent Board. The Talent Board is a non-profit organization that showcases employers who deliver outstanding candidate experiences. This is the second year in a row that Cliffs has earned this award, which is based on feedback directly from our job candidates. Cliffs is the only Natural Resources company to receive this award.

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