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Engineer Senior, Mine, Surface Engineering - Twin Creeks (Winnemucca, NV)

Date: Feb 7, 2019

Location: Winnemucca, NV, US, 89445

Company: Newmont Mining Corporation


Founded in 1921 Newmont Mining Corporation is one of the largest gold mining companies in the world.   The North American region consists of multiple surface and underground operations spread throughout Northern Nevada and our Cripple Creek and Victor Mine in Colorado.

Newmont prides itself on safety and embraces diversity, engages employees, fosters innovation, rewards high performance and develops great leaders.


The grade of this position will depend on experience

About This Role

  • Are you looking to put your engineering degree to use?
  • Do you have experience leading a team?
  • Do you enjoy interacting with colleges in a profession manner?

Join us in the challenging, dynamic surface mine environment.  Be part of a strong team and gain significant development and career opportunites.

In This Role You Will

  • Plan, schedule, and coordinate detailed phases of the engineering work in a part of a major project or in a total project of moderate scope.
  • Plan and conduct surveys, tests, or investigations, interpret results, and prepare recommendations, summaries, schedules, and cost estimates. Meet with representatives of other departments to coordinate planning and scheduling activities.
  • Perform work which involves conventional engineering practice but includes a variety of complex features, such as conflicting design requirements, unsuitability of standard materials, and difficult coordination requirements.
  • Develop and evaluate plans and criteria for a variety of projects and activities. Devise new approaches to problems encountered. Work requires originality and judgment in the independent evaluation and resolution of problems.
  • Schedule and coordinate the work of technicians in order to complete work on time and within budget parameters.

Your Skills, Training and Experience Checklist

  • Minimum requirement: B.S. degree in Engineering and 5 years of experience in a specialty area are necessary.
  • Technical communication and presentation skills required.
  • Expert knowledge in engineering and design are required.
  • Mining or heavy mineral industry experience required.
  • Project management skills are required.


For more information on Newmont:

Newmont seeks to recruit, hire, place and promote qualified applicants, meaning applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position, without regard to personal characteristics such as gender, race, nationality, ethnicity, social and indigenous origin, religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

NOTE: Newmont does not ask for or require job applicants to pay money to apply or be considered for employment with the Company. In addition, Newmont does not ask potential job candidates to provide sensitive personal data without first submitting a job application through our secure, online portal, and only as requested for legitimate business purposes.  If you are asked to provide money or sensitive personal data through any other means, do not respond and please report this immediately to

Nearest Major Market: Reno

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