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Golder Associates US Mine Environment Service Leader in ELKO, Nevada

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 US Mine Environment Service Leader to join our team in a Full-Time position at our Elko, Nevada office. This role is an integral part of the development and delivery of the Mining business strategy for Mine Environmental Services, in line with Golder’s Vision, Charter, and Destination.

Your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Work collaboratively with other senior members of the Golder Mining team to implement the business growth strategy which includes –

  • Develop and maintain relationships with a broad client base

  • Build a vibrant Mine Environment Practice with a specific focus in the US

  • Lead multi-disciplinary project teams on local, regional and international consulting projects so they are delivered safely, on time, within budget and to client and Golder’s standards

  • Deliver leading practice consulting services to internal and external clients in the areas of permitting, environmental assessments, baseline studies, geochemistry, air, noise, aquatics, terrestrial, water quality, mine safety, industrial hygiene, risk assessment, monitoring, compliance, etc.

  • Collaborate with the Divisional Leader, US-based senior colleagues and the Marketing team to identify, coordinate and undertake marketing and promotional activities for the specialist area region

  • Encourage, promote and facilitate the effective sharing/coordination of resources among Mine Environment consulting teams to maximize productivity of the team and allow for skill development and succession planning

  • Establish linkages with other business units to support and enhance service delivery


  • Bachelor degree in Geosciences, Earth Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Engineering or a related field

  • Registered Chartered/Professional Engineer or Member of a related professional body

  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in the mining sector with an environmental focus

  • Ability to lead and guide high performing teams

  • High-level communication and presentation skills

  • Experience in developing client relationships and contributing to business growth

  • Industry or agency experience

  • Experience obtaining state and federal permits and negotiating with state and federal regulatory agencies


  • Postgraduate qualifications

  • Demonstrated experience implementing environmental monitoring projects

  • Track record of winning work individually and for others

  • Flexible, adaptive to change and demanding conditions

  • Project management experience

Your benefits at Golder will include:

  • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

  • Option to purchase shares in Golder

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

  • 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.

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Title: US Mine Environment Service Leader

Location: NV-ELKO

Requisition ID: 19001873