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Licensed Blaster

Company: Gpac
Location: Mount Juliet
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Job Descriptiongpac has an immediate need for a Licensed Blaster. The ideal candidate will have 2 years experience working with drills and explosives and possess a valid blasting license and CDL license. RESPONSIBILITIES Performs assigned blasting activities. Works as a job site blaster and receives direction from Blasting Supervisor and/or Project Superintendent Provides input on blast-related activities to aid direct supervisor in plans Identifies blast site problems and resolves with Blasting Supervisor or Project Superintendent, if necessary Verifies that pre-blast inspections have been conducted prior to blasting Performs all necessary pre-blast tests and seismograph setup as needed Understands and follows all Company safety policies and practices Places supply and material requests through Blasting Supervisor or Project Superintendent as needed Monitors the relationship between blast pattern and type of digging and reports results to Blasting Supervisor or Project Superintendent Documents use of explosives and completes required inventory paperwork Expected to transport explosives across state lines, as needed Completes field accounting reports and required trip manifest forms as needed All other duties as assigned Attends company meetings as required Participates in daily heads up safety meetings QUALIFICATIONS High School Degree Minimum of two years experience working with drills and explosives Must have completed Blaster I training and will be required to take Blaster II training Possess a Valid Blasting Certificate in states that require this Must have good communications skills Must hold a valid CDL with hazmat endorsement and is a Company-qualified driver (able to transport explosives across state lines) and has a good driving record as defined by the Company insurance carrier Out of town/state travel Must successfully pass a background check Has a thorough understanding of blasting techniques: blast design, loading holes, select and operate electric and non-electric detonators, demonstrate grade & elevation readings, secure blast site, identify explosives, demonstrate pop shooting Proficient in all areas of drill operations Level up your career with a company that has a great reputation in the industry, provides a supportive environment for growth and advancement and a does NOT miss on it's top-notch compensation package! Please contact **Quintez Lyon directly at ** 605-610-2377 or email me at **quintez.lyon@gogpac.com for more information on this position. All qualified candidates will be contacted and given further information. All inquiries are CONFIDENTIAL! Mining Companies: If your team needs any position(s) filled I can also assist in presenting qualified talent. Reach out for a consultation today! All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations. GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States since 1990. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.

Keywords: Gpac, Nashville , Licensed Blaster, Other , Mount Juliet, Tennessee

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