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Geotechnical Engineer

Posted by: 
Conuma Coal Resources
Location: 
Tumbler Ridge / Chetwynd, BC

Conuma Coal Resources is currently seeking Geotechnical Engineer. Conuma Coal Resources was founded to be a positive contributor, influence and supporter to our community. We are committed to earning security for all of our partners. And to unify resources and people in building a first-class organization with a character of true integrity. In using our endowed gifts, we aim to be a blessing.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct theoretical and applied study of groundwater flow and contamination and develop prescriptions for site selection, treatment and construction
  • Plan, develop, co-ordinate and conduct theoretical and experimental studies in mining exploration, mine evaluation and feasibility studies relative to the mining industry
  • Manage and review the execution of job related duties such as; slope stability analysis & remediation, predictive modelling of open pit slope behavior, rock reinforcement design, buttress and slope corrections for open pits, stability analysis for tailings dams and heap leach piles
  • Conduct surveys and studies of ore deposits, ore reserve calculations and mine design
  • Design, develop and implement computer applications for geophysics, geochemistry, geology, mapping and related fields
  • Supervise technologists, technicians and other engineers and scientists.
  • Work in compliance with all Health and Safety rules and regulations
  • Ensure all applicable safety codes, regulations and guidelines are met by appropriate design and use of technology

Qualifications:

  • A bachelor's degree in geological engineering or in a related discipline is required.
  • Licensing by a provincial or territorial association of professional engineers is required to approve engineering drawings and reports and to practice as a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.).
  • Engineers are eligible for registration following graduation from an accredited educational program, three or four years of supervised work experience in engineering and passing a professional practice examination.

Conuma Coal provides competitive wages and benefits. Benefits include paid vacation, RSP program, and extended healthcare.

No camp facilities are available