Turquoise Ridge Underground Engineer

Turquoise Ridge, Nevada, United States
Competitive
Oct 18, 2020
Nov 17, 2020
090220
Engineering
Permanent
Full Time
English
Position Description:

At Nevada Gold Mines, our vision is to be the world's most valued gold mining business by finding, developing and operating the best assets with the best people. Our people division is growing, and we are looking for an Underground Engineer at our Turquoise Ridge operations. The Underground Mine Engineer will develop, update, and implement practical mine plans which allow for orderly development and exploitation of economically minable ore reserves; coordinate all production and engineering activities which will include backfill, ventilation, utilities (air, water, power), QA/QC, ground support engineering; and perform other duties as assigned. At Nevada Gold Mines we are committed to a safe work environment sending every person home safe and healthy every day and leaving a sustainable legacy on our host communities. We offer a generous benefits package which includes a c ompetitive medical, dental, and vision plan with national provider networks, a 401k retirement plan with employer contribution, paid time off, company-sponsored medical clinics, company match share purchase program, and much more!

Responsibilities:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Mining Engineering or related degree or equivalent experience required
  • One (1) to two (2) years' experience in the mining industry with exposure to underhand drift and fill and long hole stoping preferred
  • Knowledge of underground mining methods and design preferred
  • Knowledge and experience with underground design tools, specifically Deswik .sched and .CAD and Vulcan preferred
  • Strong computer skills required

Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated ability to interact with both engineering and operational teams outside of direct organizational structure required. Candidate must possess ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization in both written and verbal means.
  • Demonstrated capacity to execute and hold self and others accountable for results required
  • The right candidate must be willing to rotate into new positions as development opportunities come available

What We Can Offer You
  • A comprehensive compensation package including bonuses benefits, and stock purchase plans where applicable
  • Ability to make a difference and lasting impact
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team
  • An Opportunity to transform Traditional Mining into the future of Digital Mining
  • Opportunities to grow and learn with the industry colleagues are endless
  • Access to a variety of career opportunities across Nevada Gold Mine locations
  • Nevada Gold Mines is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer

About Nevada Gold Mines

Nevada Gold Mines is a joint venture between Barrick Gold Corporation (61.5%) and Newmont Goldcorp Corporation (38.5%), combining their significant assets across Nevada to create the single largest gold-producing complex in the world and realize the full potential of these mines through synergies and best-in-class operational improvements.

The massive mining operation comprises 8 mines along with their associated infrastructure and processing facilities that produced an estimated 4 million ounces of gold in 2018. Three of these assets are Tier One gold mines: Barrick's Cortez; the combination of Barrick's Goldstrike and Newmont Goldcorp's Carlin; and the combination of Barrick's Turquoise Ridge and Newmont Goldcorp's Twin Creeks. In addition, Barrick's Goldrush-Fourmile project has the potential to become the fourth Tier One asset in this portfolio. The new JV is expected to generate around $5 billion in cost savings over the next five years. Nevada Gold Mines is operated by Barrick .

Thank you for your application, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.