Location:Rolla, MO
Company:Missouri University of Science and Technology
First posted:November 12, 2020

Job Title


Job ID




Full/Part Time


Hiring Department

Mining and Nuclear Engineering

Application Deadline

Open Until Filled

Full Time/Part Time

Full Time, Benefit eligible


$15.29/hour - $18.13/hour

Job Description

The Department of Mining and Nuclear Engineering is seeking an Engineering Technician II for the Experimental Mine.  The Engineering Technician II will work with Mining and Explosives faculty to obtain and maintain supplies/equipment to aid in the instruction and research needs.  They should have the ability to apply skills and knowledge in a variety of technical processes, procedures and systems.  The Engineering Technician II reports to and works with the Experimental Mine Supervisor on scheduling and operating all activities at the experimental mine, and is the acting supervisor in the absence of the mine supervisor.  They will plan, construct and perform maintenance on technical equipment, as well as assist in the design of complex parts.  This position provides solutions to problems in situations that are atypical or occur frequently and may assist in the development of new, technical and/or laboratory techniques.  The Engineering Technician II is expected to participate in field trips and student events as needed with the potential for domestic and international travel.  The Engineering Technician II will assist the mine supervisor in giving mine tours to school groups and the public as needed and will supervise student workers at the experimental mine.  

Minimum Qualifications

An Associate's degree or an equivalent combination of education and at least 1 year of experience from which comparable knowledge and skills can be acquired is necessary.  

Preferred Qualifications
Background in mechanical and/or electrical systems and maintenance thereof

Ability to obtain Hazmat CDL certification within 1 year

Ability to obtain MSHA 50023 within 1 year

Work towards Missouri Blasters Licensure


The final candidate is required to provide copies of official transcript(s) for any college degree(s) listed in application materials submitted. Copies of transcript(s) should be provided prior to the start of employment. In addition, the final candidate may be required to verify other credentials listed in application materials.

Failure to provide official transcript(s) or other required verification may result in the withdrawal of the job offer.

All job offers are contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.

Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable state or federal law. This policy shall not be interpreted in such a manner as to violate the legal rights of religious organizations or the recruiting rights of military organizations associated with the Armed Forces or the Department of Homeland Security of the United States of America.

The University's nondiscrimination policy applies to any phase of its employment process, any phase of its admission or financial aid programs, or other aspects of its educational programs or activities.  Further, this policy applies to sexual violence or sexual harassment, both forms of sex discrimination, occurring within the educational program and instances occurring outside of the educational program if the conduct negatively affects the victim's educational experience or the overall campus environment. 

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