Senior Mining Engineer (Underground Project)

Thunder Bay


  • Industrial
  • Job Code: JM6670260530
  • Posted: May 30, 2018
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Join one of Canada’s recognized producers on an exciting project that is leading the mining industry. Fast track your career path with an organization that rewards performance, ability, ambition, and passion. Make your career mark on a proven high-grade, long-life, underground mine that has been acknowledged a bright light in the sector.

Reporting to the Chief Engineer, the Senior Project Engineer is responsible for all underground construction projects from design, print preparation, cost estimating and work supervision.

General responsibilities include:

  • Prepare the designs for UG construction projects and present them to stakeholders for approval;
  • Prepare the detailed technical drawings for construction projects;
  • Order and track the material required for construction projects;
  • Present construction projects to UG personnel, with additional focus on construction methodology and safe production;
  • Coordinate projects that require multiple departments by ensuring all stakeholders are kept informed and involved;
  • Project follow up: site visits, quality control, cost control and adherence to plan;
  • Site inspections for future projects, establishing work necessary before mobilization;
  • Responsible for mine dewatering system design and deployment;
  • Maintain by weekly construction schedule and communicate to stakeholders;
  • Maintain standard construction budgetary cost estimates;
  • Participate in continuous improvement efforts in relation with UG projects;
  • Participation in RFQs and supplier/contractor selection;
  • Coaching and mentorship of younger team members;

Our ideal candidate has the following qualifications:

  • BSc in Mining Engineering with five plus years of underground mining experience;
  • Underground technical experience with CAD design, UG construction projects, scheduling and cost estimating;
  • Excellent knowledge of underground construction methods.

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