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Security Operations Technician II

Date:  Jan 6, 2022

Cripple Creek, CO, US (United States)

Founded in 1921 and publicly traded since 1925, Newmont (www.newmont.com) is one of the largest gold companies in the world. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, the company has approximately 24,000 employees and contractors, with the majority working at Newmont's core operations in the United States, Australia, Ghana, Peru and Suriname. Newmont is the only gold company listed in the S&P 500 index and in 2007 became the first gold company selected to be part of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. Newmont's industry leading performance is reflected through high standards in environmental management, health and safety for its employees and creating value and opportunity for host communities and shareholders.



If it can’t be grown, it has to be mined!  Here’s your opportunity to learn the mining industry while exercising your inter-personal skills.  This is a key position, protecting personnel, property and processes against harm, theft, vandalism, and illegal entry while connecting with a variety of mine employees, visitors, and vendors.

Essential Duties


  • Demonstrate professional and courteous people skills and phone skills, proficiency with computers, and good housekeeping.
  • Conduct random inspections of vehicles, property and high security areas. Be able to recognize unauthorized items or circumstances.
  • Communicate with Security Supervisor regarding any situation that may affect the company.
  • Ability to learn and become proficient in: procedures for handling emergency calls, Security Policies and Procedures, access control and CCTV monitoring, computerized scales, and Comtrax computer.
  • Conduct investigations on incidents that occur on the property and show competency in researching information, questioning individuals, and completing necessary reports.
  • Monitor the refinery security systems including responding to alarms, and perform security functions at the refinery.
  • Be willing and able to work overtime, assist Security Systems Technicians as needed, be open to schedule changes, and respond in a timely manner to emergency callouts.

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

Training & Experience


  • Must pass a security background check.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.

Working Conditions


This position is located at our Cripple Creek & Victor mine located in Colorado.

The salary range offered for this overtime-eligible role is $44,800-58,800. The salary range is tied to the Colorado market for jobs performed in Colorado. The salary offer to the successful candidate will be based on job-related education, training, and/or experience.  The salary offer will not be based on a candidate’s salary history at other jobs, and by law, Newmont will not seek information about salary history, and candidates should not share such information with Newmont.  

This role will be eligible for participation in a discretionary annual bonus program, pursuant to which an employee may be awarded a percentage of their salary based on the company’s performance and their own individual performance. 

Newmont offers a competitive and inclusive benefits package to support physical, mental, financial and emotional wellbeing. This role will be eligible for the following benefits:  Medical, prescription drug, dental, and vision insurance; flexible spending accounts; health savings accounts; life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance; short and long-term disability; 401(k) program with company match; pension; financial planning; employee assistance program (EAP); adoption assistance; dependent scholarship program; tuition reimbursement; paid holidays and paid time off; paid family leave; matching gifts; and discounts on home, auto and pet insurance.  All bonuses and benefits are subject to the applicable eligibility and program/plan terms and may be modified or terminated at Newmont’s sole discretion.

Consistent with Newmont’s values of safety and responsibility, we believe that COVID-19 vaccination is a critical tool to fight this pandemic and protect the health and safety of Newmont’s workforce and the communities in which we work and live. With the wide availability of vaccines in the United States, if you are offered this position, you will have to show proof of a COVID-19 vaccine prior to being hired.  This requirement will be subject to an exemption process, as required by law.  Newmont may update its vaccination policies/requirements at any time in its sole discretion.

Nearest Major Market: Colorado Springs