Nevada Gold Mines is looking for a Geotechnical Engineer to join our Carlin Surface Geotechnical Engineering Team. The Geotechnical Engineer engages with all areas of the Carlin Surface Division essential to mining including design and planning, drilling and blasting, environmental responsibility, and field compliance to design recommendations.
Reporting to the Senior Geotechnical Engineer, the Geotechnical Engineer is responsible for the following:
Deployment and maintenance of slope monitoring tools including prisms, radars, vibrating wire piezometers, TDR, etc and the interpretation of the monitoring data
Reporting and interpretation of geotechnical data and observations
Providing on-call geotechnical engineering support to operations after hours as needed
Assisting with design of excavated slopes and remedial measures as necessary
Other duties as assigned
Bachelor of Science degree in Geological Engineering, Geology, or related field or equivalent experience required
One (1) to five (5) years’ site-based experience in an open pit geotechnical role preferred
Excellent safety record with the ability to demonstrate safety leadership required
Team leadership, problem solving, and excellent verbal and written communication skills required
Ability to work outside in varied weather conditions for extended periods of time required
Demonstrated ability to perform the essential functions of this job required
What We Can Offer You
A comprehensive compensation package including bonuses benefits, and stock purchase plans where applicable
Ability to make a difference and lasting impact
Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team
An Opportunity to transform Traditional Mining into the future of Digital Mining
Opportunities to grow and learn with the industry colleagues are endless
Access to a variety of career opportunities across Nevada Gold Mines locations
Nevada Gold Mines is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
Thank you for your application, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.