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Golder Associates Senior Underground Mining Engineer in BALLWIN, Missouri

At Golder, we thrive on challenges.

Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?

Golder has a new opportunity for a Senior Underground 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 solutions for the development of mineral projects in a safe, cost-effective, and responsible manner.

Responsibilities of the role will include:

As a safety-conscious professional; you will bring your technical and managerial strengths in the following areas:

  • Utilize your expertise to conduct a full range of mine engineering functions;

  • Apply Golder’s Project Management standards to manage all aspects of projects;

  • Develop and mentor junior engineers and technical staff in the skills and procedures needed to effectively deliver engineering and consulting assignments;

  • Identify, develop, and follow through on new business opportunities;

  • Use your client focus to develop and maintain exceptional relations with clients;

  • Demonstrate a “Safety First” focus and act as a role model to staff;

  • Utilize your exceptional leadership skills to coach, mentor, and develop junior employees;

  • Use your high standard of ethical behavior to promote and support Golder’s Core Values and Culture.

The successful candidate will have a background in:

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 Canada or the USA, depending on office location;

  • A minimum of 7-10 years relevant experience with an emphasis on underground mine planning, design and scheduling. Open pit experience is an asset.

  • Experience as a consulting engineer or with a technical services role within a mining company;

  • Previous experience managing projects and preparing technical reports;

  • Extensive experience in utilizing appropriate mine planning, design and scheduling software packages such as Vulcan, Surpac, Deswick, Datamine, Gemcom (or related);

  • Fluent in English with fluency in other languages (e.g. French, Spanish, Portuguese) 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.

*All applicants must include a cover letter with their resume explaining why they are interested in the position.

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

Your benefits at Golder will include:

  • Employee owned structure - own the business, own the result

  • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

  • Opportunity to deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment

  • Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects

  • On the job training, mentoring and coaching

Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 40 countries, Golder’s 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.

Equal Opportunity Employment Statement

Golder is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Golder is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

To learn more about our company and culture click here to view The Promise of Golder at video.

Title: Senior Underground Mining Engineer

Location: MO-BALLWIN

Requisition ID: 19001885