Lucky Friday

Underground Miner


The Underground Miner operates equipment to mine silver, lead, and zinc in an underground hard rock mine.


Perform all phases of underground mining activities, including development.

Perform duties required to ensure safety and to support the mining advance, including scaling

loose rock from the walls and roof, drilling and installing rock bolts, extending and installing air

and water pipes, ventilation, operating ore loading machinery, constructing timber supports and cribbing, and rehab of existing access.

Safely operate equipment underground.


High school graduate or equivalent.

Prior experience mining in an underground hard rock environment.

Experience operating bolters preferred.

Proven safe work record required.  

Willingness to work in team-based environment required.

ATF possessor’s clearance required.


Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) produces more than 40 percent of all silver in the United States with operating mines in Alaska (Greens Creek), Idaho (Lucky Friday), and Quebec, Canada (Casa Berardi) the Company owns a number of exploration properties and pre-development projects in world-class silver and gold mining districts throughout North America.

Established in 1891, Hecla is headquartered in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, and has a sister office in Vancouver, B.C. The Company’s common stock has been traded on the New York Stock Exchange for over 50 years.

Lucky Friday is a deep underground silver, lead, and zinc mine located in the Coeur d’Alene Mining District in northern Idaho. The mine began operating in 1942 and celebrated its 80th anniversary in 2022. Lucky Friday is located one mile east of Mullan, Idaho, and is adjacent to U.S. Interstate 90.

Hecla Limited, Lucky Friday Mine is pleased to offer competitive compensation commensurate with education and experience, and a comprehensive benefits program.

Interested candidates must possess or be able to obtain authorization to work in the United States.  Applications and/or resumes may be sent via e-mail to, faxed to 208.545.3967.

Hecla Limited, Lucky Friday Mine is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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