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Surveyor

Date:  Sep 16, 2022
Location: 

Timmins, 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.

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Purpose

  • Supports mining and mining operations across Newmont - Porcupine surface operations, inclusive of Hollinger, Pamour and Dome properties, by carrying out define surveys tasks in a safe and timely manner
  • Make a positive contribution to a surface survey team that works effectively and efficiently with other departments

Safety and Sustainability Expectations

  • Become familiar with and actively promote the Fatality Risk Management by demonstrating consistent and thorough quality field level risk assessments on the daily safety card. As well as participating in the FRM morning huddle safety discussions. 
  • Be proactive with respect to safety. Report, and correct where safely possible, all unsafe work conditions as soon as they are identified. 
  • Accountable for own health and safety performance as well as wellbeing of those in the workplace. 

Essential Duties

  • Support the survey team by completing of day to day surface survey tasks, when necessary, including 
    • Pattern layouts and dig toe pick-ups 
    • Grade checks (dumps, ramps, floors, stockpiles, etc) 
    • Lay out no digs and dump limits 
    • Restricted area mark-ups 
    • Data processing 
    • Drone flights 
    • C-Als Surveys 
  • Plan and prioritize all survey task in a suitable manner to safely avoid operational delays. 
  • Provide accurate processed surveys to the end users of the data.  
  • Provide timely notification of any data anomalies when processing survey data pertaining to monitoring of infrastructure and equipment performance including overpass road base, gabion wall position, proper sloping of haul road, drill accuracy. 
  • Maintain survey equipment in good working order, and report any functionality issues to the Lead Surveyor. 
  • Ensure survey data is kept up to date and readily available for all mining related activities. 
  • Carry out high quality survey tasks to prevent rework or miscommunication. 
  • Support accurate completion of month end survey requirements in a timely manner. 
  • Assist with other survey-related task as outlined by the Lead Surveyor. 

Training & Experience

  • A Technician or Technologist Diploma in mining or civil engineering, or equivalent. 
  • Minimum 2 years’ of survey experience. Mine operation survey experience is preferred.   
  • Be technically competent and have a good understanding of Surface survey techniques and practices. 
  • Able to work collaboratively within small teams and communicate with other departments. 
  • Be focused and self-motivated. 
  • Strong computer skills. Familiarity with Pix4D, Pointstudio, AutoCad, Deswik would be considered an asset. 

 

Working Conditions

This is a site based position located in Timmns, ON

12 HR work days on a 5-5-4 rotation

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.

 

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 proof that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 before you commence employment with the company.  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.  

 

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