Senior Vice President, Technical Services
Bruce Jones is the Senior Vice President, Technical Services for Cloud Peak Energy, with responsibilities in strategic and long term mine planning, geological services, land management and environmental affairs.
Prior to his appointment as Senior Vice President, Mr. Jones was General Manager of Cloud Peak Energy’s Spring Creek Mine. Mr. Jones began his career as a mining engineer for Inspiration Coal, Inc. in Price, KY and has worked in the mining industry all across the country in many different positions. Since 1982, Mr. Jones has held positions such as Mine Foreman, Maintenance Manager, Environmental Engineer and Process Supervisor. Before coming to Spring Creek Mine, Mr. Jones was the Operations Manager for Kennecott Utah Copper at the Bingham Canyon Mine in Bingham Canyon, UT.
Mr. Jones holds both a Bachelor of Science degree in Mining Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville and an MBA from the University of Utah. Mr. Jones is a Registered Professional Engineer in Kentucky and Utah.