Superintendent (MLC)

Basin Electric Power Cooperative
Warren, MT

Position Purpose:

Under the direction of the Manager, Dakota Coal Company (DCC) and Montana Limestone Company (MLC), this position manages the operation, maintenance, safety, budgetary, and environmental activities of Montana Limestone Company.


To perform effectively in this position, the incumbent must have a comprehensive knowledge of mine operations and maintenance, mine engineering and planning, safety and environmental compliance, mine permitting, and reserve evaluations at a level acquired through the completion of a four-year degree from an Engineering Accreditation Commission/ Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (EAC/ABET) accredited engineering program and eight years of related business and managerial experience. Prior experience acting as a lead, in a step-up role, or previous supervisory experience is required. The ability to demonstrate effective verbal and written communication skills is required. This position will be on call for any quarry, fine grind plant, or rail load out activity. The incumbent must have a valid driver’s license.

Typical Physical/Mental/Environmental Demands:

This position requires constant sitting; and occasional lifting/carrying up to 50 pounds, pushing/pulling up to 20 pounds, standing, walking, bending, reaching, and climbing. This position uses office equipment and field tools. This position also requires finger dexterity, good vision/hearing, hand coordination, and the ability to perform close work, analyze data/reports, conduct research, and implement recommendations. The incumbent must be able to provide work direction, develop plans/procedures/goals, present information to others, and work under pressure or in stressful conditions. This position occasionally works in areas of dirt/dust, fumes,

chemicals, extreme heat/cold, vibration, noise, and poor ventilation. This position must be able to operate a motor vehicle.