Environmental Monitor

Date:  Feb 6, 2024

Thunder Bay, ON, CA, P7B 6S8

Workplace Type: Onsite 

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.


Musselwhite Site


Reporting to the Environmental Coordinator, the primary responsibility of the Environmental Monitor is to follow through full circle with the Environmental Sampling program in compliance with all permits, approvals and legislations.  The Environmental Monitor will ensure that proper field data is recorded and entered into the system as required


  • To ensure that all required environmental samples are collected, stored & shipped in accordance to permits, approvals and applicable legislation
  • Follow procedures for sampling, measuring or monitoring of surface water, groundwater and soil
  • Ensure accurate recording of field data
  • Data entry into spreadsheets
  • Assist in completing site environmental inspections in various areas of the operation
  • Assist in the implementation of planned reclamation projects  
  • Assist with the preparation and documentation of the Environmental Working Committee meetings
  • To work safely by following site policies and procedures


  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are required with an ability to work with others (team player) 
  • Good computer skills with particular aptitude in working with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
  • Ability to work in various types of inclement weather conditions in remote field settings
  • Knowledge and understanding of operation of 4x4 pickup trucks, outboard motors and other outdoor equipment as required
  • Strong commitment to working in a safe and socially responsible manner
  • Completed grade 10 education

Working Conditions

The work schedule for this position is 14 days on, 14 days off, working 12-hour days

We understand no candidate will meet every single desired qualification. If your experience looks a little different from what we’ve identified and you think you can bring value to the role, we’d love to learn more about you!

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.