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Job: Drill and Blast Team for Mine Construction

Sanders Construction

Drill and Blast Team for Mine Construction

Sanders Construction

Job Description

Job Type: Full time, Hourly

Wage: $21-$35/hr.

Location: Leadville, CO.

Job Description:

Sanders Construction - Western States Drilling and Blasting is a 54-year-old company based from Las Vegas, Nevada and works in many western states. Our goal is to be the top drilling and blasting company for both construction and mining. To do that we need to hire the best of the best. This project is drilling and blasting for a mine expansion near Leadville, Colorado. It starts in April and can go for years.

If you are good and would like to stay with the company after this job, we would be happy to transfer you to another one of our job sites.

Positions We Would Like to Fill

We need to hire a team for this project and would like to see who is available.

Blaster in Charge Pay rate $25 to $40

Blast Team members Pay rate $22 to $28

Blast Team CDL Hazmat Driver Pay rate $25 to $33

Hardrock Driller Pay rate $23 to $33

Blast Team General Labor Pay rate $21 to $25

Qualifications and Benefits

  • Willing to work in a team with a focus on being safe, and efficient.
  • No tolerance for drug or alcohol use including marijuana.
  • No prior felonies, criminal background check done through the ATF.
  • Looking for professionals who want a career working for a great company and great people.
  • Prior MSHA training preferred.

Healthcare and 401k Retirement starts in 90 days after hire.

Weekly bonus paid based upon production, safety, and vehicle maintenance.

Expected hours: 50 per week


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 10 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types: Bonus opportunities

**Disclaimer: The duties and responsibilities described above are not a comprehensive list and additional tasks may be assigned to the employee, time to time; the scope of the job may change as necessitated by business demands. Click “View Application” below for more detail on this specific job.

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Apply By: July 9, 2024

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