Roof Bolters, Mining
Operate machinery to install roof support bolts in underground mine.
* Attention to Detail
* Concern for Others
* Self Control
* Stress Tolerance
* Drill bolt holes into roofs at specified distances from ribs or adjacent bolts.
* Position bolting machines, and insert drill bits into chucks.
* Perform tests to determine if methane gas is present.
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction
Construction and Extraction
Sample Job Titles
Bolt Machine Operator, Bolt Man, Bolter, Bolting Inspector, Bolting Machine Operator, Miner, Place Change Roof Bolter, Roof Bolter, Roof Bolter Operator, Roof Bolting Coal Miner, Underground Bolting Machine Operator, Underground Mine Superintendent, Underground Miner, Underground Mining Section Foreman, Underground Roof Bolter.