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Project Engineer

Date:  Jun 19, 2022
Location: 

Thunder Bay, ON, 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.

Projects Engineer

  • Musselwhite Mine

Purpose

  • You will be responsible for developing detailed project scope, schedule and budget in association with mine capital and operating projects, management of project documentation, contract business and performance including conformance to engineering design at Newmont Musselwhite Mine. 

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for infrastructure engineering working closely with operational and projects coordinators
  • Direct contact with engineering firms to support delivery of all engineering and design requirements for capital and operating projects
  • Facilitation of design reviews with operations (30,60,90)
  • Organization/filing of all infrastructure drawings
  • Lease with construction/projects supervisors to ensure success of all projects
  • Develop scope of work for the projects
  • Assist in the coordination of pricing, estimating, scoping strategies for projects, development and preparation of technical specifications
  • Write reports and submissions for projects required by the Ministry of Labour and other agencies
  • Comply with federal and provincial regulations and legal requirements
  • Review, define and modify engineering proposals
  • Monitor and report on project health related to safety, scope, schedule, and budget
  • Coordinate engineering activities among the other disciplines within the project team and operations
  • Set dates for engineering deliverables needed for the individual projects
  • Direct engineering activities to meet the project mandate to design and construct safe and efficient facilities
  • Meet environmental requirements and demands, and assist in work related to obtaining permits
  • Follow PMP Guidelines

Requiriments

  • Mining Engineering degree
  • Professional Engineer status in the Province of Ontario (preferred)
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in mining and construction projects
  • Accreditation in project management (desirable)
  • Experience with supervising and coordinating engineering activities
  • Advanced computer skills (Deswik CAD & Sched considered to be an asset)
  • Accustomed to working in a highly collaborative environment

Working Conditions

The work schedule for this position is 14 days on 14 off, 12 hours shifts.

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 Musselwhite mine site, which is a fly-in/fly-out operation.  

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.  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 prior to your anticipated start date, and you may also be required to provide proof of vaccination prior to your anticipated start date, or at a later date upon Newmont’s request.  Newmont will consider individual requests for exemption/reasonable accommodation by applicants who cannot be fully vaccinated due to medical reasons or other grounds protected by applicable human rights law.