Construction Engineer – underground mine Ref. : 29430

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  • Post Date: July 20, 2023
Job Description

 Newmont is the world’s leading gold company and a producer of copper, silver, zinc and lead. The Company’s world-class portfolio of assets, prospects and talent is anchored in favorable mining jurisdictions in North America, South America, Australia and Africa. Newmont is the only gold producer listed in the S&P 500 Index and is widely recognized for its principled environmental, social and governance practices. The Company is an industry leader in value creation, supported by robust safety standards, superior execution and technical proficiency. Newmont was founded in 1921 and has been publicly traded since 1925. 

Reporting to the Engineering Supervisor, the incumbent is responsible for the planning, design and execution of construction projects to develop and improve underground mining infrastructures. He/she also performs QA/QC visits and coordinates construction activities. 


  • Design, review, and approve detailed construction plans in compliance with safety standards and regulations in force 
  • Coordinate and monitor the progress of all phases of construction projects:
    • Planning and scheduling 
    • Compliance reports 
    • Resource allocation 
    • Cost management 
  • QA/QC visits of construction works 
  • Establish construction project budgets, follow up and provide project cost forecasts 
  • Manage tenders and material orders for construction projects 
  • Respect, understand, and promote company regulations and policies, particularly those related to health and safety 
  • Perform any tasks related to the position 


  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or construction engineering 
  • Three (3) to five (5) years of relevant experience in construction project management, preferably in underground environments 
  • Modular training for miners (modules 1 to 5 and 7) 
  • Member of the Ordre des Ingénieurs du Québec 
  • Valid general explosives permit 
  • Good computer skills – Microsoft Office Suite and Deswik (an asset) 
  • Bilingualism is an asset (English and French) 


  • Teamwork in a multicultural environment 
  • Analytical and problem-solving abilities 
  • Organizational skills 
  • Adaptability 
  • Autonomy 
  • Thoroughness and precision in work 
  • Leadership and ability to supervise underground workers 
  • Good oral and written communication skills 


  • Schedule : 8 days of work followed by 6 days off 
  • Eleonore mine site (Fly-in, Fly-out) 

Interested qualified candidates should send their resume via the company’s Web site at no later than August 9, 2023 

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, we will only contact those selected for an interview. 

Consistent with Newmont’s values of safety and responsibility, we believe that COVID-19 vaccination, as well as other vaccinations that are required or recommended for entry into certain Newmont operating countries, protect the health and safety of Newmont’s workforce and the communities in which we work and live. As a result, please note that Newmont requires up-to-date COVID-19 vaccination for any international travel by the workforce undertaken on behalf of the company. In addition, other vaccinations (e.g., yellow fever vaccine) may be required or recommended for international travel to certain Newmont operating countries. If you are offered this position and the position entails international travel, you will need to comply with these requirements. Newmont will consider individual requests for exemption/reasonable accommodation by applicants who cannot be fully vaccinated due to medical reasons or other grounds protected by applicable human rights law. Newmont may update its vaccination requirements, at any time, in its sole discretion. 

As an equal opportunity employer, Newmont is committed to diversity, inclusion, and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.