Eastern Washington University Comprehensive Mine Safety and Health program (a MSHA State Grants program) seeks a professional Mine Safety Instructor for miner training. The person in this position will provide the Washington mining industry with federally mandated Safety and Health Training.
All underground and surface mining operations are subject to federal safety and health standards. Candidates are required to hold a current MSHA qualification for safety instruction for both surface mines and underground mines.
Mining employees are required to have specific training prior to beginning work and retraining annually thereafter.
This position is responsible for arranging and presenting this required training at various locations throughout the State of Washington and North Idaho and is required to develop, design, maintain and update training documents and materials to be in compliance with Code of Federal Regulations.
Eastern is a regional, comprehensive university located in Cheney, 20 minutes from downtown Spokane. In addition to Eastern's Cheney campus, we also offer our Riverpoint campus in Spokane, plus additional teaching/learning centers located in other cities throughout Washington State. Enrollment has reached over 12,000 students. The Cheney-Spokane area is the heart of the Inland Northwest, with excellent restaurants, theater, shopping, skiing, hiking, lakes, a choice of living in a medium-sized city or a small town, and high quality schools and housing.
Optional: Contact the Office of Human Resources if you would like to obtain a copy of the Essential Functions Analysis form which describes the physical and mental demands associated with this position.