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Mining Engineer - Junior Job

Date: Dec 6, 2017

Location: Marston, St. Louis, US

Company: Golder Associates

Mining Engineer - Junior

Location US-MO-St. Louis - Marston

Posted Date 1 week ago(12/6/2017 12:50 PM)
Job ID: 2017-13489
Area of Interest: EN - Mine Planning and Engineering
Job Type: Full Time
# of Positions: 1
Education (Minimum): Bachelor Degree
Experience (Years): 1
SLP: J2WMINE

Job Responsibilities

Golder Associates’ continued growth has resulted in the need for a Mining Engineer to join our community of high performing engineers, scientists, and business professionals. Our clients in the global mining industry expect the best from us and you will help us deliver it by providing high‑calibre technical solutions for the development of mineral projects in a safe, cost-effective, and responsible manner.

You will bring your technical and management strengths to:
* Demonstrate a “Safety First” focus;
* Conduct a full range of mine engineering functions;
* Perform strategic modeling, design and engineering analyses duties, including interactive mine design and sequencing utilizing various mine modeling software packages. This will require working on projects with supervision and as part of collaborative teams;
* Work collaboratively with engineers and technical staff to develop the skills and procedures needed to effectively deliver engineering and consulting assignments;
* Continually apply a high standard of ethical behaviour to promote and support Golder’s Core Values and Culture.
* You will work with other Golder offices such as Denver and clients worldwide.

Job Requirements

As a key member of the Mineral Project Evaluations Group; you will possess the following qualifications:
* Bachelor’s Degree in Mine Engineering;
* Registered, or have the ability to register, as a Professional Engineer in the USA, depending on office location;
* Previous internship and relevant experience in underground & surface mine planning, design and scheduling.
* Appropriate experience in utilizing mine planning, design and scheduling software packages such as Vulcan, Surpac, Deswick, Datamine, Gemcom, MineScape, Whittle, XPAC and Spry;
* Fluent in English with fluency in other languages (e.g. French, Spanish, Portuguese) considered an asset;
* Excellent communication skills including report writing and presentation skills;
* Ability to travel internationally and to remote project locations.

In addition, to be successful at Golder you will demonstrate the following competencies: an ownership attitude; a client focus, technical excellence, sound judgement; communication skills; the ability to influence and mentor, innovation, leadership, and well-developed networking skills.

Note: the successful candidate may be required to undergo drug and alcohol testing as required by clients in safety sensitive situations.

Additional Information

Our Staff Benefit from:
* An option to purchase shares in Golder Associates
* Career and personal development opportunities and support of personal growth
* Employee mentoring program
* Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

At Golder Associates, we strive to be the most respected global group specializing in ground engineering and environmental services. Employee-owned since our formation in 1960, we have created a unique culture with pride in ownership, resulting in long-term organizational stability. Our professionals take the time to build an understanding of our clients’ needs and of the specific environments in which they operate. Golder has experienced steady growth in the number of people we employ and our technical capabilities. We now employ over 8,000 people who operate from more than 180 offices across Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America.

Golder Associates Statement

Golder Associates Inc. is a drug free employer and undertakes drug and alcohol testing as allowed by law and pursuant to its Drug Free Workplace Policy. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


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