Cliffs Natural Resources

Engineer, Mine

Location: Babbitt, MN
Country: United States
Job Code: 2969
Position Type: Salary


About Cleveland-Cliffs Inc.

Founded in 1847, Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. is the largest and oldest independent iron ore mining company in the United States. We are a major supplier of iron ore pellets to the North American steel industry from our mines and pellet plants located in Michigan and Minnesota. By 2020, Cliffs expects to be the sole producer of hot briquetted iron (HBI) in the Great Lakes region with the development of its first production plant in Toledo, OH. Driven by the core values of safety, social, environmental and capital stewardship, our employees endeavor to provide all stakeholders with operating and financial transparency. For more information, visit

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AREA:                        MINE ENGINEERING



Northshore Mining Company, a subsidiary of Cleveland-Cliffs, Inc., is a taconite mining and processing facility located in Northern Minnesota.  The Mining facility is located in Babbitt, MN and the processing plant is located in Silver Bay, MN on the north shore of Lake Superior.



We have an immediate opening for a Mine Engineer.  This position is located in Babbitt, MN, but limited travel to other Cleveland-Cliff’s properties and associated training activities may be required.  The primary function of this position is to provide engineering support to mine operations.  The candidate must be willing to learn and accept responsibility in areas such as; drilling, blasting, dispatch system administration, and short and long range mine planning.  The individual must be willing to fill in where needed, including GPS surveying.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Mine Engineering, Civil Engineering or Geological Engineering is required.

  • Previous related engineering experience is preferred.

  • Must have experience in Vulcan Mine Software, or similar programs.

  • Experience in ArcView GIS Software is preferred.

  • Training or experience in surveying/GPS is required.

  • Good understanding of general business concepts.

  • Computer Skills - Must have strong computer skills and be proficient in Microsoft Office software.

  • Willingness to learn new technologies.

  • People Skills - Must have demonstrated successful interpersonal skills

  • Must be a champion of safe production methods & ideals.Promotes continuous improvement.Must understand safety, mine and MSHA rules, environmental policies and procedures and operate in an environmentally responsible manner.

  • Organizational Skills – Must have the ability to plan and coordinate multiple work tasks with a variety of employees, departments and outside contractors.Must be able to set goals and develop strategies and schedules to accomplish goals.

  • Decision Making Skills – Utilize a collaborative approach to problem solving and function within a self-direct team environment.

  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Please note that all applicants must meet the physical requirements of the position by the close of the posting period.  Please contact the human resources department with any questions.

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