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Environmental Specialist, S&ER, Carlin Operations, Carlin, NV

Date: Jun 12, 2019

Location: Carlin, NV, US, 80922

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.


This position ensures Newmont's compliance with environmental permits and plans. The successful candidate will be responsible for preparing reports and permit applications, interacting with regulators and external stakeholders, preparing budgets, managing projects, and may supervise environmental coordinators and environmental technicians.

Essential Duties

Complete inspections and audits and maintain records for Environmental compliance

Coordinate environmental compliance, permitting, training, and closure activities with site operations teams

Develop and implement S&ER programs, procedures, and employee training

Prepare environmental compliance reports and review reports prepared by direct reports

Prepare permit modifications and renewal applications and federal Environmental impact assessment and impact statements

Evaluate the severity of accidents incidents, their effect on the environment, and determine proper response or escalation

Collaborate and meet with Environmental regulators, local government agencies, and other stakeholders regularly

Manage large environmental projects, contractors, and consultants

Manage internal and external Environmental audits

Supervise Environmental coordinators and Environmental technicians and prepare budgets

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

Training & Experience

Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Science, Engineering, Chemistry, Biology or related preferred

Knowledge of State and Federal Environmental Regulations and NEPA, RCRA, ISO 14001 required

Experience with mining Environmental regulations required


Bachelor's Degree and 5 years experience or 8+ years of applicable experience

Skills and Abilities:

Demonstrated strong verbal and written communication skills

Must have ability to effectively utilize Microsoft Word and Excel applications

Strong PC skills using MS office software

Demonstrated ability to work safely while following applicable safety regulations and procedures

Working Conditions


For more information on Newmont:

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.

NOTE: Newmont does not ask for or require job applicants to pay money to apply or be considered for employment with the Company. In addition, Newmont does not ask potential job candidates to provide sensitive personal data without first submitting a job application through our secure, online portal, and only as requested for legitimate business purposes.  If you are asked to provide money or sensitive personal data through any other means, do not respond and please report this immediately to

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