Golder Associates Mine Closure Consultant in SALT LAKE CITY, Utah

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 is currently seeking experienced Mine Closure Engineers or Specialists to join Golder’s global Mining Business in one of our US offices (possibly Reno, Elko, Salt Lake City, Phoenix, Tucson, Denver, Silver City, or Albuquerque) . You would provide specialist services related to mining and mine closure projects, with a focus on one of the following: integrated project delivery, civil/geotechnical engineering, water management, geochemistry and water quality, permitting, and/or reclamation.

An opportunity to collaborate on the development and implementation of closure plans and related studies for some of the world’s top mining companies, in a company that places high value on technical excellence. This will also be an opportunity to work with a team of highly respected senior specialist in a multi-disciplinary setting. The working environment will be collaborative, challenging and supportive, with a strong ethical and health and safety culture. The position may include opportunities for both national and international work.

Duties & Responsibilities Include:

  • Contributing to technical studies related to mine closure, from conceptual studies through to detailed design and implementation.

  • Providing technical input related to options assessments, evaluations, and selection.

  • Participating in complex projects involving large teams, changing demands, and multiple stakeholders.

  • Providing mentorship to junior professionals locally as well as across Golder’s business units.

  • Collaborating with Golder colleagues on new opportunities and in response to Golder client requests; contributing to proposal and opportunity management.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • A strong technical background with an advanced degree or equivalent experience in a technical field related to mine closure

  • At least 8 years of professional experience, with a significant focus on mine closure and closure-related issues. 12 years preferred.

  • Experience with the development and execution of mine closure plans.

  • Experience with developing closure cost estimates, using various tools, for corporate and regulatory purposes.

  • Demonstrated success in the consulting field, with the ability to work in multidisciplinary teams.

  • A demonstrated interest in mine closure, e.g., history of publishing/presenting on related topics

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

  • Global projects and travel opportunities

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 worldwide, 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.

Title: Mine Closure Consultant

Location: NV-RENO

Other Locations: US-NM-ALBUQUERQUE, US-AZ-TUCSON, US-NM-SILVER CITY, US-AZ-TEMPE, US-NV-ELKO, US-UT-SALT LAKE CITY, US-CO-Lakewood

Requisition ID: 18002137