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Senior Geotechnical Engineer

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Timmins, ON
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Full Time
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Construction, Mining and Trades

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Join one of Canada's leading Gold miners as a Senior Geotechnical Engineer

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Located Timmins, Ontario, join an industry leader focused on responsible mining practices, innovation and sustainability.

Your new role

  • Review and ensure compliance with ground control related regulations, policies and standards at all Porcupine Gold Mines operations.
  • Review and revise ground control requirements and procedures at all Porcupine Gold Mines operations if required.
  • Respond to ground control issues and failures at the operating mines. Complete appropriate reporting and initiate action plans that will remove potential future hazards both in the affected area and in similar areas.
  • Take a proactive role in assessing ground control risks at the operations and put systems into place that will mitigate risk to manageable/safe levels.
  • Interact with and manage consultants as required.


What you'll need to succeed

  • Master of Science in Mining Engineering or equivalent engineering degree specializing in rock mechanics.
  • Minimum 5 years of mine operation and engineering experience.
  • Minimum 2 years' experience in a leadership role.
  • Be technically competent and have a good understanding of basic rock mechanics and ground control principles, assessment techniques, remedial methods, instrumentation and products.


What you'll get in return
The compensation package is very competitive and you will be working for a dynamic and progressive company with real opportunities for development and career advancement

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.


Posted: October 3, 2018
Closes: November 2, 2018
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