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Senior Mine Engineer

Reference No. 2019-1457

Date Posted 1/21/2019

LocationMount Milligan, BC, Canada

Position Type Fulltime


The Senior Mine Engineer works with other functional departments within the organization such as Mine Geology, Mine Operations and Maintenance, Mill Operations and Maintenance to assist in optimizing the Mine to Mill process.  The Senior Mine Engineer works closely with the Mine Operations and Mine Technical Services teams to develop and execute medium to long-term construction plans and schedules for the Tailings Storage Facility.


  • Developing medium to long-range mine plans and schedules.
  • Updating Life of Mine plans and schedules and contributing to the development of annual and LOM budgets and financial models.
  • Providing direction and guidance for short-range mine plans and schedules to ensure consistency with the long-range plans.
  • Working with the ore control and Resource Geologists to provide engineering feedback to geological models.
  • Providing mentorship and guidance to more junior Engineers, Students and other technical positions within the Mine Technical Services department.



  • B.Sc. Engineering in Mining or relevant equivalent.
  • Registered as a P.Eng. in British Columbia, or be able to become a registered member within one year.
  • Minimum 6-8 years of experience in mine engineering with previous experience in open pit optimization, open pit mine design, mine planning, scheduling and budgeting.
  • Excellent computer skills and aptitude, particularly with pit optimization, mine design, planning and scheduling software (Minesight, NPVS or equivalents), spreadsheets, word processing and presentation applications.
  • A demonstrated commitment to working safely and promoting safe work practices.
  • Excellent communication skills (presentation, written, verbal, listening).
  • Experience working in northern climates and a culturally-diverse environment would be considered an asset.

The company is committed to high quality safety, environmental and continuous improvement practices and applicants should be able to demonstrate shared values in this area.

This position offers a competitive salary and benefits package in line with qualifications and experience.

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