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.
Connect your geology background with our well-established mining company; where you'll find a good balance of field and technical work.
You'll have opportunities to instruct, encourage, and develop technical and support staff and will utilize your adaptable work style by working individually, within a group, and with other departments like Drill Services, Operations, Engineering, & Exploration.
This role will be responsible for activities essential to geology, exploration, production, near-mine or in-mine programs and support of a project or district.
Demonstrate a strong commitment to safety by actively engaging staff and participating in the Safety Journey programs.
Demonstrate a strong commitment to the environment and follow Newmont Mining Corp. Social Responsibility guidelines.
May include management of direct reports.
Provide mentoring and development of less experienced geologists and ensure quality of work.
Design and execute project work with minimal supervision.
Duties may include budget estimation and management, drill planning, core and RC chip logging, QA/QC, 3D modeling, reports, and presentations
Accountable for the quality of all geologic data.
Be responsible for the evaluation of exploration development, or acquisition opportunities in a significant area of exploration activity on a major project or in a mine operation.
Can recognize opportunities in procedures and processes to improve the business.
Good inter-personal and communication skills, motivated, and self-reliant.
Effectively work across multi-functional lines.
The above duties and responsibilities are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.
Training & Experience
Bachelor of Science degree in Geology (MS preferred), or Geological Engineering with demonstrated knowledge of geological principles.
5 to 10 years of industry experience in a mining or exploration environment.
Working knowledge of 3D modeling software, such as Vulcan and Leapfrog, is a plus.
Proficient in standard computer programs (Word, Excel, etc).
This position is located at our Cripple Creek & Victor mine site.
Monday through Thursday work schedule.
For more information on Newmont:
Newmont website: https://www.newmont.com/
Lifecycle of a Mine microsite (educational site that explains what happens during each phase of a mine's life): https://www.newmont.com/lifecycle-of-a-mine/
Newmont's blog site (weekly stories highlighting work being done in Newmont's regions and our employees): https://www.newmont.com/blog-stories
Newmont's annual sustainability report: https://www.newmont.com/sustainability/sustainability-reporting/
Newmont seeks to recruit, hire, place and promote qualified applicants, meaning applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position, without regard to personal characteristics such as gender, race, nationality, ethnicity, social and indigenous origin, religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
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