Experienced Underground Roof Bolter (3rd Shift)

Rogers Group

Jefferson County Stone – Rogers Group Inc – Louisville, KY

Full Time

Night Shift (8 p.m. – 4 a.m.)

Wages starting at $28.00/hr. for entry level candidates. This includes a $24/hr base pay + $4/hr shift differential. Overall pay will be determined based on candidate’s experience and skill set. 

Jefferson County Stone is an underground limestone mine/quarry seeking a 2nd Shift Underground Roof Bolter Operator for our night shift operation located in Louisville, KY. We offer competitive pay with health, dental, vision, 401K, short term disability, long term disability and life insurance benefits. We also offer a variety of safety equipment, paid holidays, and paid vacations.

The successful candidate for this role will have experience operating mining equipment in an underground mining environment, and an uncompromising focus on safety excellence. In addition to operating a roof bolter, this individual may be required to help on the ground maintaining safety items and keeping the mine well ventilated. General work around the quarry and other assigned duties may also be requested. Assigned duties will include:

  • Operating a roof bolter in an underground limestone mine.
  • Training to operate an excavator with scaler attachment to scale rock from mine walls
  • Training to operate a face drill to prepare headings for the blasting process
  • Perform daily pre-and post- inspections with appropriate documentation in compliance with company policies
  • Properly follow all company policies and OSHA / MSHA / Environmental regulations for safe working procedures and environment.


  • Uncompromising focus on safety excellence.
  • At least one-year of proficient experience operating underground mining equipment – such as a roof bolter, face drill, or scaler – is preferred.
  • Willing to work in an underground mining environment.
  • Able to operate underground mining equipment with precision and excellence in a confined space.
  • Must be able to work underground and outside in all types of weather and tolerate being exposed to loud noises.
  • Ability to pick up on new tasks quickly.
  • Flexibility to work overtime and weekends when necessary.
  • Self-motivated – able to work without requiring close supervision.
  • Must pass pre-employment drug-screening.

As a Rogers Group employee, you will have access to our competitive company perks, including:

  • Group insurance options plus Health Savings Account with annual company contribution.
  • Company paid life insurance, disability insurance, and more.
  • Retirement 401K account with company contribution and match.
  • Paid Holiday Shutdown period between Christmas and New Years in addition to 7 holidays throughout the year.
  • Paid vacation available after 180-day probationary period.
  • Annual performance-based merit increases.

About Us

Rogers Group, headquartered in Nashville, TN is a 115-year-old privately held aggregates and asphalt highway construction company with quarry and asphalt construction operations in 10 states with 3,000 employees. The company has the distinction of being recognized as the largest privately held crushed stone producer in the United States.

RGI EEO Statement

An Equal Opportunity Employer seeking candidates without regard to age, race, national origin, gender, disability, veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation or any other protected status. All applications are accepted online at www.rogersgroupinc.com

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