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Intern, Geologist - North American Region

Date: Aug 27, 2017

Location: Winnemucca, NV, US, 89446

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.


Collaborate, network, learn and understand mining.   Are you enrolled in an engineering or geology discipline?  Do you like to live in rural communities?  Here is how you can spend your summer break.  Check it out!

Our intern program is designed to give current university students real world work experience in the mining industry.  You have the opportunity to apply what you are learning in school to real situations in the work world. 

Essential Duties

A summer internship with Newmont is an excellent way to gain skills and experience to compliment your education and further the pursuit of your career path.  With hands-on and real world experiences, Newmont provides exposure to the industry skills and knowledge you need after graduation.  We provide opportunities for you to gain valuable experience and make important networking contacts in the mining industry working (and playing) alongside full-time professionals within our organization.  Our interns will participate in a challenging team environment and have the opportunity to collaborate with several disciplines in the company.  A Newmont internship will provide you with a phenomenal experience and give you occasion to quantify guide and achieve your goals.

Training & Experience

  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in a Geology college degree program at the time the internship commences. 
  • Field camp completion a plus
  • Applicants must be enrolled in the specific college degree program in the fall semester following the summer internship
  • Applicants must maintain a GPA of 2.5 for undergraduate students and 3.0 or higher for graduate students.
  • Applicants must be 18 years of age or older and be qualified to work in the United States. 
  • Submission of on-line application and resume. 
  • All interns are required to pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol screen and background check. 


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.

Nearest Major Market: Reno

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