Underground Electrical Supervisor (The Harrison County Coal Company)

Mannington, West Virginia, United States · Maintenance


Responsibilities Include:

Manages all related Electrical Maintenance activities to ensure high availability and high productivity of underground mining equipment. Troubleshoots and maintains complex electrical systems.

**Must be an experienced underground coal miner.**


  • 5 years of Underground electrical experience or 2 years of Underground Electrical experience coupled with a minimum of an Associate’s degree in a field related to Electronic or Electrical Engineer Technologies
  • Underground Federal and State Electrical Cards required
  • Ability to read electrical schematics
  • Sound understanding of electrical theories (i.e. Ohms Law) and ability to apply them in daily job duties
  • Experience and understanding with 3 phase electric in Voltage ranges from 12 V – 12,470 V
  • Experience and understanding of AC and DC motors and controls (VFD’s, DC Drives)
  • Understanding and knowledge of State and Federal Underground electrical laws
  • Experience with automation (PLC’s, HMI’s) – programing is a plus but not required
  • Experience and understanding of relay logic, breakers, fuses, vacuum contactors, transformers
  • Understanding of MSHA required circuit protections – Ground Fault, Ground Monitor, Short Circuit, Over Current, and Under Voltage Protection.
  • Physical requirement of lifting 50 lbs. on a regular basis and the capability of moving 100+ lbs., is necessary.
  • Job duties will be performed underground and on the surface. Those interested must be able to obtain all applicable Federal and State underground and surface certifications and successfully complete industry approved training courses
  • Day, Afternoon, or Midnight shift are all possible
  • Willing to work in an underground mining environment
  • Benefits

    We are an equal opportunity employer with competitive compensation and excellent benefits. Those individuals searching for a challenging and rewarding opportunity should apply.

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