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                               Advanced Summer Help - Intern - Summer 2022         


This position is open to Freshman, Sophomore and Junior year college students, preferably in Construction Management or Civil Engineering programs, but other majors will be considered as well. Geared toward those hands-on, field-oriented candidates who would like to grow a career into future Superintendent roles.


Ability to perform job specific instruction provided by Superintendents, Blasting Supervisor or Drill Operators. Individuals must be safety-minded and able to work well in varying weather environments. Out of town travel and overtime may be required.


Adhere to Company Safety procedures and policies

Physical agility

Submit the following records to Blaster/Foreman on a Weekly basis:  Accurate and Signed Time Card

Ability to quickly learn safety aspects of working construction sites and working around explosives

Participate in monthly Foreman, periodic safety and job meetings as needed

Participate in daily heads up safety meetings

Ability to take direction and perform construction laboring activities

Ability to work unsupervised occasionally

Pump blast holes dry with water pump

Load and unload explosives from truck

Carry buckets of stemming stone to stem blast holes

Maintain clean and organize job site

Other duties as assigned


Valid Drivers License with good driving record and own transportation

Must be able to pass a pre-employment physical & drug screen. 

Must successfully pass criminal background check for ATF

Experience with construction laborer helpful, but not necessary

Ability to learn and develop skills to later perform higher level tasks


Physical Requirements

Ability to perform essential functions of the position

Position requires proficiency to work at a steady pace on uneven and loose surfaces outside

Ability to lift up to 75 lbs occasionally, 5% of time

Ability to lift 50lbs, 50% of the time

Stooping and bending 60 – 70% of the time


Maine Drilling & Blasting is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We will not discriminate against applicants with regard to any legally recognized basis including, but not limited to, race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, and physical or mental disability.

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