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Project Engineer/Ingénieur de projet - Procédé Surface

Date:  Nov 17, 2021

Rouyn-Noranda, QC, CA (Canada)

Newmont  is the world’s leading gold company and a producer of copper, silver, zinc and lead. The Company’s world-class portfolio of assets, prospects and talent is anchored in favorable mining jurisdictions in North America, South America, Australia and Africa. Newmont  is the only gold producer listed in the S&P 500 Index and is widely recognized for its principled environmental, social and governance practices. The Company is an industry leader in value creation, supported by robust safety standards, superior execution and technical proficiency. Newmont  was founded in 1921 and has been publicly traded since 1925.

The Project Engineer is part of the Process Team and reports to the Chief Metallurgist.  The incumbent of this position is responsible for project management for all surface and process operations in collaboration with the Operations, Metallurgy and Maintenance Departments.  The Project Engineer ensures that the projects meet the scheduling and cost objectives in a safe environment.  The Project Engineer adheres to the company's principles by adopting management oriented to Newmont's various standards.


  • Participate in the analysis and creation of potential solutions for improvement of production activities 
  • Analyze risks and ensure follow-up of mitigation plans 
  • Deal with all the questions relating to change management and ensure follow-up  
  • Plan, develop, coordinate and direct improvement, construction or equipment purchasing projects  
  • Monitor projects and the financial and operational impacts  
  • Ensure that the plans and specifications are up to date  
  • Deploy a monitoring and management program for long-term assets  
  • Recommend the best practices and technologies from the point of view of operations and maintenance 
  • Comply with, know and promote the company's rules and policies, particularly in matters of health and safety  
  • All tasks related to the performance of your duties  


  • University degree in Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Materials Engineering or a related discipline 
  • 5 to 7 years of relevant experience  
  • Good computer skills, including MS Project software 
  • Bilingualism essential  


  • Teamwork in a multicultural environment  
  • Dynamic and independent worker  
  • Organizational agility 
  • Analytical and problem-solving abilities 
  • Adaptability 

Working Schedule

  • Schedule: 14 days of work followed by 14 days of rest 


Les personnes intéressées doivent nous faire parvenir leur curriculum vitæ par le site Web de l’entreprise au www.newmont.com  au plus tard le 8 décembre 2021.


We thank all applicants for their interest. However, we will only contact those selected for an interview.


As an equal opportunity employer, Newmont  is committed to diversity, inclusion, and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.


This position is based at Newmont’s Eleonore mine site, which is a fly-in/fly-out operation.  Pursuant to the Government of Canada’s vaccine requirement for travel, COVID-19 vaccination is required for all travelers departing from Canadian airports, which includes flights to/from Newmont’s Eleonore mine site, subject only to some very limited exemptions.  Accordingly, if you receive an offer of employment for this position, you will be required to provide a declaration confirming that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or confirming that you have an exemption from the Government of Canada’s vaccine requirement for travel, prior to your anticipated start date.  Further, if you receive an offer of employment for this position, you may also be required to provide proof of vaccination or exemption status prior to your anticipated start date, or at a later date upon Newmont’s request.