Mine Engineer

Location: Gillette, WY Posted Date: October 6, 2017
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Employer Job Id: 66961 CareerMine Job Id: 1366852

[Company] is one of North America's largest and most respected construction and engineering organizations. With its roots dating back to 1884, the employee-owned company operates through a network of offices and projects in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Australia. [Company] offers construction and engineering services in a variety of markets including transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building and mining. [Company] had 2016 revenues of $8.6 billion and employs more than 20,000 staff and craft employees.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Understand and comply with all federal, state, and company health, safety, and environmental requirements.
  • Perform long/short range equipment planning, scheduling, and budgeting.
  • Establish and maintain communications between all levels of supervision and management.
  • Perform engineering tasks requiring standard techniques and handling minor problems of a technical nature arising   during mining operation.
  • Short-range mine planning involving dragline design, truck-shovel design, regrade design and estimating.
  • Integrate plans with short and mid-range mine plans.
  • Develop and assist in annual budgets including cost and financial analysis.
  • Assist in regulatory permitting.
  • Investigate problems and/or reported incidents; identify and recommend solutions/alternatives as appropriate.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned.


  • Undergraduate degree in Mining, Civil Engineering, or equivalent degree.
  • One or more years’ post-graduate field experience in mining or similar environment.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience with the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Participative experience in mining operations safety.
  • Understanding of process improvement and change initiatives.
  • Willingness and ability to travel to or relocate, long term, to job sites.

Working Conditions

  • Fast-paced working mine environment; must be able to interact professionally with all levels of management, staff and craft personnel while simultaneously manage a diversified workload and challenging situations efficiently and effectively; regularly sit, stand, walk and talk and listen; occasionally lift and move up objects up to 50 pounds. Work in potentially wide ranging climates and environment in uneven terrain.

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