Glacier Advisor (Casual) – 986418

Newmont has recently acquired Newcrest Mining creating the world’s leading gold mining company. 

With operations around the world, our workforce reflects the diversity of the communities where we operate. We aim to create an inclusive environment where everyone feels safe, valued, and supported to bring their whole unique self to work. We bring out the best in each other, inspiring performance and a shared belief that what we do matters. 

The Brucejack Technical Services and Engineering team is now recruiting for the position of Glacier Advisor with a competitive hourly wage of $45.36, dependent on experience, skills, and competencies with consideration to internal equity.

The Glacier Advisor position is located at Brucejack Mine, BC and reports directly to the Glaciologist or designate. The Glacier Advisor’s primary responsibility is to support the Brucejack Glacier program through training on hot water drill use and maintenance.

We are seeking and individual for a Fly In, Fly Out opportunity, to work at the remote camp location on a casual basis (5-7 days on site, and casual work from home). 


Perform the following duties with safety being the number one priority:

  • Provide glacier program support and training in the operation of the hot water drill.
  • Provide guidance on maintenance and replacement parts required for hot water drill functionality.
  • Provide historical information on hot water drill maintenance and liaise with suppliers.

What we offer: 

We are committed to ensuring that our team members are kept healthy and safe. To achieve this, we provide comfortable on-site accommodations with private washrooms, including excellent balanced meals prepared by our culinary team. Team members can expect access to TV and Wi-Fi, our on-site gym and a variety of recreational activities including a golf simulator, high-intensity fitness classes, yoga classes, seasonal snowshoeing, and hiking groups. You will also have access to a fully equipped music room while on site.     

All our team members are also rewarded with a host of great benefits, including:  

  • Travel allowance and arrangements made for transportation to and from site.  
  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience, skills, and qualifications  
  • Competitive Benefits and Registered Retirement Savings Plan matching program 
  • Ongoing training with continuous growth and development opportunities    

It is important to note that the safety and wellbeing of our team is our top priority. As such, we promote a drug and alcohol-free work environment through the use of mandatory pre-employment drug and alcohol testing. 


  • Previous experience working and maintaining the Brucejack hot water drill for glacier deep drilling.
  • Work at remote location (camp) on a casual basis (5-7 days on site, and casual work from home)
  • Able to pass a pre-employment medical screening
  • Be able maintain high levels of performance over 12-hour shifts
  • Able to work in areas of extreme weather conditions
  • Able to work in close quarters with the team
  • Newcrest promotes a drug and alcohol-free work environment through the use of mandatory pre-employment drug and alcohol testing

Our Commitment to You 

Newmont is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Underpinned by our values of Safety, Sustainability, Integrity, Responsibility and Inclusion, our commitment is to respect the rights of every individual to work to their highest potential, free of discrimination, as well as the cultures, religions, and governing codes applicable to each country in which we operate.  

If you share our values and feel that you could make a meaningful difference in this role, submit your application through our website before the advertised closing date.