MINING ENGINEER

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  • Job Category:

    Engineering
    • City:

      Tumbler Ridge
    • Province:

      BC
  • Status:

    Open
  • Types:

    Perm
  • Job Id:

    30061397

Description

Do you want to live amongst some of the most beautiful surroundings in North America and enjoy hiking amongst some of Canada’s largest waterfalls, ride through ATV and snowmobile trails, and enjoy the sense of community only a small town provides? Our client is a leading Canadian producer and exporter of coal for the global steel industry located in Northeast British Columbia and has a great opportunity for you. Our client is seeking a full time, permanent, experienced Mining Engineer. If you feel you could excel at this opportunity please apply below. 

Job Responsibilities 

  • Provide life of mine (LOM) and strategic long-range mine planning (SLMP), pit optimization and design feasibility studies, equipment selection and budget preparation
  • Full lifecycle planning of existing and new sites
  • Prepare capital and operating cost estimates for study documents and regulatory applications
  • Providing the technical input into the mining operation
  • This role will also require training of more junior engineers, clear focus on best HSE practices and cross functional team work with internal and external groups

Candidate Qualifications 

  • B.Sc. Mining Engineering
  • P. Eng. or on track towards P. Eng
  • Minimum five to eight years of progressive experience in mine design and engineering with demonstrated experience in feasibility study work with current mine modelling software ideally coupled with experience in an operating mine environment
  • Ability to handle a large and varied workload
  • Good interpersonal, verbal, written, and problem solving communication skills
  • Experience in all types of mining, but with coal open pit being preferred
  • Experience with computerized mine planning software, planning for new mines or mine production and operations, but Mincom-Minescape modelling preferred
  • Forward thinking (out-of-the box) with ability to contribute at a strategic level 
  • Employee bus transport is available from Chetwynd but please be aware no camp facilities are available

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