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Senior Mining Engineer

Date: Jul 9, 2019

Location: Sudbury, ON, CA

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 21005 

Job Category: Metals 


With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we understand that challenges are changing rapidly in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff with experience in over 150 countries to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.

Project Information


The Project is to produce agricultural grade potash by processing ore hoisted from an underground mine located 140 km east of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. The scope of the Stage 1 Project includes the underground mine development, processing plant, tailings (salt) management and non-process infrastructure. The mine capacity is ultimately to be increased beyond Stage 1, via at least two future expansion stages over an expected mine life of at least 60 years.




Strong personal commitment to Safety and Quality.

Ability to work and communicate positively within a team.

Development of shaft hoisting systems, calculations and requirements

Development of specifications for tender for the hoisting systems

Interface with vendors and client to ensure delivery of information

Responsible for the multidisciplinary and vendor input to the construction contracts.

Provide regular feedback to the Overall Engineering Manager and Mechanical Lead on progress with preparation of deliverables.


Qualifications and Experience: 


Minimum of 12 years of experience in mining, hoisting experience and EPCM environment is preferred.

Strong deliverable focus with a proven ability to attain quality and schedule objectives while maintaining budgets.

Well developed communication and interpersonal skills

Strong client focus

Experience with SmartPlant Foundations is considered an asset

Knowledge of project delivery, including the activities, interfaces and interdependence of all project disciplines.

Mining experience in Potash/Soft rock is considered an asset

Strong written and oral communication skills.

Willing and able to travel for medium durations to site in Saskatchewan during construction.


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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