Newmont Goldcorp 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 Goldcorp 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 Goldcorp was founded in 1921 and has been publicly traded since 1925.
The senior mining engineer responsible for ground control is part of the technical services team. He / she is responsible for supervising designs and monitoring work related to ground control, paste fill, the micro-seismic system, cementing of infiltrations, and the stability of mine excavations.
He / she is also responsible for executing the ground control program and participates in decision-making on executing mining plans.
Execute the ground control program and participate in updating it
Supervise the work of technicians and ground control engineers on the site
Design specifications and participate in the design and monitoring of field support procedures
Be responsible for all geotechnical assessments in the design of a construction site or gallery
Provide reports and analyses on field support, site stability, paste fill networks, seismic networks and instruments
Monitor work on the paste fill system
Design and monitor the cementing campaigns of excavations when necessary
Ensure the understanding and consideration of hydrogeological and structural models and constraints in ground control designs
Maintain close collaboration with operations, including information sessions related to ground controls
Respect, know and promote company rules and policies, particularly with regard to health, safety and the environment and relations with neighbouring communities
Perform all other tasks related to the performance of his / her duties
Schedule : 8 days of work followed by 6 days off or 4 days work followed by 3 days off
Bachelor's degree in mining engineering or geology
Master's degree in rock mechanics an asset
Seven (7) to ten (10) years of relevant experience,including experience in supervision
Mining modules 1 to 5 and 7.
Valid general explosives permit.
Member of theOrdre des ingénieurs du Québec
Good computer skills, including instrumentation andmeasurement technologies, Deswik, Map3D, MXRAP and RocScience software
Ability to analyze and solve problems
Partnership and teamwork in a multiculturalenvironment
We thankall applicants for their interest. However, we will only contact those selectedfor an interview.