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Technical Services

Position: Technical Services Technician

Location: Eagle Mine, Upper Peninsula, Michigan, USA


General Description:

Responsible for all Geologic support activities associated with mining, to include Ore Control, Ore Routing, and Production Tracking.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Liaises with Geologists at all stages of activities for core shed logging, core sampling and cutting, core management, and general maintenance of facilities as required (e.g., restocking core logging and cutting supplies, facility snow removal)

  • Monitors supplies and materials for drilling to ensure drilling activities are functional

  • Assist Geotechnical group with instrumentation installation and maintenance, pull testing when needed

  • Assist Backfill Engineer with sampling, testing, and data entry

  • Embraces a high standard of workplace safety, occupational health and environmental impact management and complies with Eagle's integrated HSEC standards

  • Perform other duties as assigned

Education, Qualifications, and Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • At least 1 year of relevant experience

  • Working knowledge of basic computer systems and software

  • Data recording and input experience preferred

  • Experience with drill core and warehouse management preferred

  • Experience with forklift preferred

  • Able to live and work in the USA


Key Personal Competencies:

  • Action oriented and produces results – tasks are accomplished within required timeframes

  • Leadership – accepts responsibility and accountability

  • Integrity and trust – operates by personally defined set of ethics and values

  • Decision making – correct, appropriate, timely, based on sound judgment, business sense and technical data

  • Communications – clear, concise, objective, well organized, is an active listener

  • Technical excellence, analysis, problem solving – subject matter expert, research/support proper solutions

  • Ingenuity and resourcefulness – utilize resources effectively and efficiently, thinks outside the box

  • Organized – activities are logically and appropriately prepared, coordinated and conducted

  • Planning and scheduling – work is planned properly, scheduled effectively, and accomplished efficiently

  • Quality – output meets/exceeds standards, is accurate and complete

  • Teamwork – works collaboratively focusing on team needs, provides recognition, is open and supportive

  • Flexibility – accepts change and is open to and supportive of innovative ideas and methods


HSEC Accountabilities:

Everyone in the workplace is responsible for his or her own safety and for the safety of their co-workers. Employees are responsible for performing all tasks in accordance with relevant HSEC Site Procedures, so as to work safely and keep the workplace safe.  Lundin Mining Company is responsible for determining steps required to ensure health and safety of all employees, protection of the environment, and the community. Specifically, all employees must:

  • Accept personal responsibility for HSEC

  • Identify hazards, unsafe actions, and conditions that could result in damage to property, injury, impacts to the environment, and the community

  • Obey any instruction issued to protect their own personal health and safety, and the health and safety of others, protection of the environment and the community.

  • Report, as soon as practicable to their manager any situations where HSEC requirements are not being conformed to within their work area

  • Avoid endangerment to any other person through any act or omission

  • Only use equipment you are trained to use and operate the equipment in a way that is safe, protects the environment and doesn’t cause undue community impacts.

  • Participate in HSEC training provided to them

  • Report all incidents; including but not limited to injuries, near miss, community interactions and impacts, environmental impacts, spills, unsafe work practices, etc.


To apply, or to find out more about this role please submit your resume, referencing “Technical Services Technician” to

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