Some employees begin careers in mining after attending college, completing an internship, or obtaining training through a local union. Below are links to opportunities for becoming more proficient at your job and advancing your career.
Internships with mining companies
Delta Companies (Southern Illinois Stone)
Fred Weber (Bluff City Minerals)
Lehigh Hanson (Hanson Material Service)
Plote Construction (Beverly Materials)
Walbec Group (Midwest Aggregates Payne & Dolan)
Unions representing some of the mining workforce