Senior Mining Engineer

Location: Vancouver BC Posted Date: August 4, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 70400000596 Careermine Job Id: 1793653
Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees-16,000 people working together across disciplines and time zones to provide smart, sustainable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in 400 locations around the world. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams.

Our Vancouver office is currently looking for an experienced Mining Engineer specializing in open pit and/or underground mine design, waste rock dump design and familiarity with NI 43-101 Technical reporting and studies. We are looking for a bright, positive individual to join a world-class team of engineers, scientists, and technologists working on all size of projects. The successful candidate will join a multidisciplinary team providing mining engineering services to a wide variety of clients.


• Provide mine engineering services with respect to mine design and mine waste for mine projects and facilities;
• Carry out analytical and design functions for projects at stages ranging from Scoping and Feasibility studies through Detailed Engineering and Construction to Closure and Reclamation;
• Provide hands-on project management for projects according to client-approved scopes of work;
• Prepare and deliver high quality deliverables and reports on time and within budget; and
• Mentoring, training, and developing internal resources.

• Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Mine Engineering;
• A minimum of 12 years of relevant mine engineering experience;
• A Qualified Person (QP) for mine engineering in accordance with NI 43-101;
• Experience in problem solving with industry standard commercial computer software including AutoCAD, MS Office, and mining software such as Geovia Gems, Whittle, Surpac, or Leapfrog
• Proven capabilities in mine planning, financial analysis, due diligence reviews, and technical writing;
• Proven capabilities working productively in project teams;
• Registration or eligibility to register as a Professional Engineer in the Province of British Columbia;
• Preference will be given to candidates with both underground and surface mining experience;
• Understanding and exposure to regulatory bodies with respect to mine closure planning and permitting;
• Domestic and International travel as required by project requirements (up to 20% of available time)
• Must possess a valid British Columbia Class 5 driver's license (or equivalent)

Additional Information

All qualified candidates will be considered for the role and will be eligible for relocation allowance if selected (if located outside of British Columbia).

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We offer a great place to work, and an engaging culture that is based on innovation, collaboration and integrity. Our compensation plan includes a competitive salary with a comprehensive benefits package, and excellent opportunities for growth and advancement.

Online applications are preferred. Tetra Tech is an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.