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Geotechnical Engineer

120,000 – 160,000 yearly

NPAworldwide Recruitment Network

Last Updated: 5/25/23

Job Description

Job description:

This is a narrow vein multi-metallurgy underground mill mine operation in Alaska. The team needs a talented rock doctor (Geotechnical Engineer) to support the mine extension process to develop more ore reserves for operation.



Qualifications Required: Minimum of 10 years experience in the mining industry and a minimum of 2 years at a senior level. *Degree majoring in Mining Engineering or an equivalent field.

  • Computer literacy Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, in writing and verbally, across all levels.
  • Current Drivers License.
  • Pass a background check and post offer physical. Desired Experience & Competencies
  • Sound analytical skills and practical application of geotechnical knowledge.
  • High level of experience in numerical modelling and geotechnical database management.
  • Working knowledge of various mining methods, both surface and underground (e.g., long hole open stoping, air leg stoping, jumbo stoping and underground backfill systems). Exposure to mine auditing and assessment using advanced techniques.
  • Advanced computer skills Deswik Design Software, Map3D Numerical Modelling Software, Rocscience Software Suite Phase2 and 3, Dips & Unwedge and Microsoft Office
  • Strong professional report writing skills. Demonstrate ability to maintain or exceed best industry practice in geotechnical management systems.
  • Flexibility to adapt to improved procedures and practices.
  • Awareness of the Mines Safety and Inspection Act & Regulations and their application to underground mining operations.
  • Experience in operational projects including scoping, quality and cost management.
  • Awareness of the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) Act & Regulations

Why is This a Great Opportunity:

This is a FIFO (fly in fly out) role on rotation or live locally. It is in a beautiful area of interior Alaska, It is a camp mine operation.

Salary Type : Bi_weekly

Salary Min : 120000

Salary Max : 160000

Currency Type : US Dollars

Company Details

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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