Senior Mining Engineer

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Date: Nov 2, 2017

Location: Sudbury, ON, CA

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 9776 

Job Category: Engineering 


Our organization is passionately committed to the pursuit of a better world through positive change. Our global network of 9,000 professionals combine vast engineering and business knowledge, working in partnership with our clients to develop market strategies, manage and optimize production, develop new game-changing technologies, and design and deliver complex capital projects. Our corporate roots extend back more than a hundred years, and our experience spans over 150 countries around the world in the metals, energy, infrastructure, digital, and investments market sectors.  We work closely with the communities in which we serve to ensure that our solutions optimize environmental protection, economic prosperity, social justice, and cultural vibrancy.


Senior Mining Engineer


Position Summary:

The Senior Mining Engineer will have the primary responsibility for the design, optimization and scheduling aspects of underground orebodies. These will be managed through projects taken on by the company. The successful candidate will also be required to prepare studies and reports involving site visits. International and domestic work will be required. Some business development work will also be required.



  • Generation of engineering proposals for mining projects 
  • Completion of mining studies at the scoping, prefeasibility and feasibility level
  • Mentoring and coaching of junior staff
  • Attendance and presentations at mining seminars
  • Being the Mining Qualified Person (QP) for due diligence work
  • Conduct and participate in performance reviews  
  • Contribute to internal company programs and development
  • Assist in resource management of mining personnel
  • Study and Project management  


Qualifications and Experience 

  • Bachelors Degree in Mining Engineering
  • 10+ years experience in the mining industry
  • Knowledge and understanding of the mining industry
  • Underground operating and engineering experience
  • Knowledge of underground mine design, geotechnical, mine ventilation, mine backfill equipment, mine services productivities,        mining rates, capital costs and operating costs
  • Direct previous experience in engineering consulting or demonstrated capacity to act in an engineering consulting role 
  • Capability in a computer based mine design and planning package e.g.: Deswick, Studio 5
  • Knowledge of geological parameters is an asset



We are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers employment applicants without regard to age, race, colour, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other protected status. If you have any special needs requirements, please let us know. We will do our utmost to accommodate, in accordance with applicable local legislation. 

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