Senior Project Engineer

We are looking for an onsite, project-based Senior Project Engineer with our client’s Capital Projects department based at Turquoise Ridge Mine to start around July 3rd. This project is expected to last 12 months and has a 3 weeks on/1 week of schedule


  • Plan, schedule, and coordinate detailed phases of the engineering work as part of a major project or in a total project of moderate scope.
  • Plan, design, prepare recommendations, summaries, schedules, and cost estimates. Work with representatives of other departments to coordinate planning and scheduling activities.
  • Perform scoping and s work to move a project from concept to implementation
  • Perform work which involves conventional engineering practice and analysis but includes a variety of complex features, such as resolving conflicting design requirements, unsuitability of standard materials, difficult coordination requirements and varying stakeholder needs.
  • Develop and evaluate plans and criteria for a variety of projects and activities. Devise new approaches to problems encountered. Work requires originality and judgment in the independent evaluation and resolution of problems
  • Provide updated schedule of projects to affected department inclusive of CAPEX, OPEX estimates.
  • Create and analyze metrics to determine project efficiencies and growth prospects
  • Create an environment of trust and respect with other departments at the operation
  • Manage and be accountable for the workload allocation and generated products from the site.
  • Liaison between technical services and contractors/operators to conduct reviews as needed.
  • The above duties and responsibilities are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive


  • Minimum requirement: B.S. degree in Engineering and 8-10 years of experience in an industrial environment required
  • Mining or mineral processing experience preferred
  • Minimum 3 years of project planning and scheduling preferred
  • Technical communication and presentation skills required
  • Expert knowledge in engineering and design required
  • Mining or heavy mineral industry experience required
  • Project management skills are required
  • Ability to operate efficiently in MS Office applications required
  • Strong communication and team skills required
  • Authorized to work in the US without visa sponsorship required

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