Brayden Nelson

Hard Rock Miner

Miner Monday - Brayden Nelson



What type of Miner are you? How long have you been mining and where are you currently mining?
Hard Rock. I’ve been mining for 7 months now and I’m currently at young mine in East Tennessee.

Tell us about your mining journey:
Well I started straight out of high school and haven’t turned back I want to continue my career and better myself.

What led you to a mining career?
I’m a 5th generation miner and my father.

How do you stay alert and keep safety top of mind?
Always keep a clear head and be aware of your surroundings.

What advice would you give a miner just starting out?
Always be aware of your surroundings don’t let your guard down.

What's Your Favorite Thing to Do Outside of Work?
I love to hunt and spend time with family.
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