Careers

Current Opportunities

Whether you are an experienced coal miner or just starting out, GMS Mine Repair & Maintenance can offer you excellent opportunities to learn and expand your horizons. We can offer employment for a multitude of occupations including: Engineers, Foremen, Coal Miners (Experienced and Inexperienced), Iron Workers, Welders, Machinists, Truck Drivers, General Shop Laborers and more.

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New Miner Classes

Looking for a career change? Sign up for red hat / new miner training classes to jump start your career.

  • Seats are limited
  • Sign up early to secure your seat
  • Call the schedule, 301.334.8186 x 206

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Job Fairs

  • Bring copies of all mining paperwork including certs and annual refreshers
  • If you've applied online, bring application ID

Next Date:

  • Thursday, 10-26-2017
    Hazel McQuain Community Center at Mylan Park

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Working at GMS Mine Repair


We are always looking for talented people to add to our team. Whether you are an experienced coal miner or just starting out, GMS Mine Repair & Maintenance can offer you excellent opportunities to learn and expand your horizons. We also have jobs that will allow you to travel and see the country and soon the world. We can offer employment for a multitude of occupations including: Engineers, Foremen, Coal Miners (Experienced and Inexperienced), Iron Workers, Welders, Machinists, Truck Drivers, General Shop Laborers and more.

Our people drive our success, and we strive to ensure the success of our people which begins with keeping them safe. Achieving an industry-leading underground safety record, GMS invokes a large team of regional safety personnel, and various safety programs, including incentives and awards for outstanding performance.

Pictured below: Mark Cowan of GMS Midwest rumbled away on a new Harley Davidson in 2014.


Eye Witness News' coverage of GMS Midwest operations, based out of Madisonville, KY.

Video courtesy of 14 News - WFIE