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Working As A Coal Miner

  • Controlling Machines and Processes
  • Monitor Processes, Materials, or Surroundings
  • Inspecting Equipment, Structures, or Material
  • Identifying Objects, Actions, and Events
  • Getting Information
  • Unpleasant/Angry People

  • Unpleasant/Hazardous Environment

  • Repetitive

  • Stressful

  • Make Decisions

  • $40,000

    Average Salary

Example Of What A Coal Miner does

  • Scoop, mega mini track, ram car, roof bolt
  • Used my basic hand tools and did the job right.
  • Scoop operator on Longwall outby.
  • Hauled material with 25-X, Getman and 935 diesel scoop.
  • Operated roof bolter and other mine equipment.
  • Certified EMT in the state of Illinois and part of the fire and rescue team.
  • course underground miners card in 2003
  • Ram car operator, scoop operator, pinner operator
  • certified in cpr,First-aid.
  • Loaded materials into mine cars.
  • Transported coal from coal pit to the prep plant, it was all off road.
  • Roof Bolting Out-By Work Long-wall Setup Coal Run
  • Roof bolter buggy scoop general mining
  • Bolt man/ fireboss, certified assistant mine foreman #3171-A
  • Position bolting machines, and insert drill bits into chucks.
  • Experience in operating equipment such as trowel machine, concrete mixer, Bobcat, track hoe, and dozer.
  • Followed all safety rules and regulations.
  • Operated diesel loaders and diesel scoops.
  • Operate an 190 end load dump truck, water truck.
  • Rotate chucks to turn bolts and open expansion heads against rock formations.

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Average Length of Employment
Miner Operator 5.1 years
Coal Miner 4.0 years
Roof Bolter 3.8 years
Miner 3.4 years
Top Careers Before Coal Miner
Welder 11.3%
Miner 8.0%
Mechanic 7.0%
Operator 5.3%
Cashier 4.2%
Carpenter 3.9%
Technician 3.7%
Manager 3.6%
Cook 3.6%
Top Careers After Coal Miner
Miner 8.2%
Operator 6.8%
Mechanic 5.7%
Technician 5.4%
Foreman 5.2%
Driver 5.1%
Welder 4.5%

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Top Skills for A Coal Miner

  1. Roof Bolts
  2. Shuttle Car
  3. Safety Procedures
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Install roof bolts within state and federal regulations to make sure roof is safe to work under.
  • Shuttle car: I have experience using this equipment to haul coal from the face to the belt line.
  • Learned and followed proper safety procedures.
  • Experience in most underground operations, including operating most Heavy Equipment related to underground mining.
  • Belt cleanup, timber/crib/can installation, masonry work, out-by drilling and bolt installation, rock dusting, general mine labor.

Coal Miner Resume Examples And Tips

The average resume reviewer spends between 5 to 7 seconds looking at a single resume, which leaves the average job applier with roughly six seconds to make a killer first impression. Thanks to this, a single typo or error on your resume can disqualify you right out of the gate. At Zippia, we went through over 4,352 Coal Miner resumes and compiled some information about how best to optimize them. Here are some suggestions based on what we found, divided by the individual sections of the resume itself.

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Coal Miner Demographics

Gender

Male

92.0%

Female

4.1%

Unknown

3.9%
Ethnicity

White

76.3%

Hispanic or Latino

7.6%

Black or African American

7.4%

Asian

6.1%

Unknown

2.5%
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Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

71.4%

Dakota

14.3%

Carrier

14.3%

Coal Miner Education

Schools

Vincennes University

12.5%

John A Logan College

8.8%

Belmont College

7.5%

Belmont Technical College

6.8%

Madisonville Community College

6.4%

Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College

6.1%

West Virginia University

5.4%

Rend Lake College

5.1%

Southeastern Illinois College

5.1%

Marshall University

4.7%

Shelton State Community College

4.4%

West Liberty University

3.7%

West Virginia Northern Community College

3.4%

The Academy

3.1%

New River Community and Technical College

3.1%

Fairmont State University

3.1%

West Virginia University Institute of Technology

2.7%

Pierpont Community and Technical College

2.7%

University of Phoenix

2.7%

College of Eastern Utah

2.7%
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Majors

Mining Engineering

15.0%

Precision Metal Working

11.8%

Business

11.2%

General Studies

11.2%

Automotive Technology

9.0%

Electrical Engineering Technology

7.2%

Criminal Justice

7.2%

Industrial Technology

3.6%

Education

3.2%

Electrical Engineering

2.9%

Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance Technologies

2.9%

Nursing

2.3%

Heating And Air Conditioning

2.1%

Drafting And Design

1.7%

Electrical And Power Transmission Installers

1.7%

Psychology

1.5%

Information Technology

1.5%

Medical Technician

1.5%

Management

1.4%

Communication

1.4%
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Degrees

Other

53.4%

Associate

15.8%

Certificate

12.9%

Bachelors

11.5%

Diploma

3.0%

Masters

1.9%

License

0.7%

Doctorate

0.7%
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