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Engineer Senior, Metallurgical, Metallurgy Department - Phoenix (Battle Mountain,NV)

Date: Jun 12, 2019

Location: Battle Mountain, NV, US, 89820

Company: Newmont Goldcorp Corporation


Founded in 1921 Newmont Mining Corporation is one of the largest gold mining companies in the world.   The North American region consists of multiple surface and underground operations spread throughout Northern Nevada and our Cripple Creek and Victor Mine in Colorado.

Newmont prides itself on safety and embraces diversity, engages employees, fosters innovation, rewards high performance and develops great leaders.


Newmont is looking for a skilled and energetic Metallurgical Engineer for a world class gold mine operation in Northern Nevada.  Great company, great team, exciting work with multiple unit operations and opportunities. Perform a variety of complex engineering duties while supporting the needs of multiple departments.

Essential Duties

  • Plan, schedule, and coordinate detailed phases of the engineering work in a part of a major project or in a total project of moderate scope.
  • Plan and conduct surveys, tests, or investigations, interpret results, and prepare recommendations, summaries, schedules, and cost estimates; meet with representatives of other departments to coordinate planning and scheduling activities.
  • Develop and evaluate plans and criteria for a variety of projects and activities; devise new approaches to problems encountered; work requires originality and judgment in the independent evaluation and resolution of problems.
  • Perform work which involves conventional engineering practice but includes a variety of complex features, such as conflicting design requirements, unsuitability of standard materials, and difficult coordination requirements.
  • Schedule and coordinate the work of technicians in order to complete work on time and within budget parameters.
  • Project management skills are required.

The above duties and responsibilities are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.

Training & Experience

  • Minimum requirement: B.S. degree in Engineering and 6 years of experience in a specialty area are necessary.
  • Technical communications and presentations skills required.
  • Mining or heavy mineral industry experience required.

Working Conditions

Plant and office based with occasional access to mining areas, rough terrain, or exploration sites.


Newmont seeks to recruit, hire, place and promote qualified applicants, meaning applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position, without regard to personal characteristics such as gender, race, nationality, ethnicity, social and indigenous origin, religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Nearest Major Market: Elko

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