Lead – Electrical Engineer (985675)

Explore the unknown: 

Newcrest is one of the world's largest gold mining companies. As a global business, we aim to create a diverse and inclusive environment where everyone feels safe, valued, and supported to bring their whole unique self to work. 

We recognize that our different backgrounds and perspectives help us find better ways to: solve problems; attract and retain the best people; explore, develop, and produce more gold safely and profitably; and help make Newcrest a better place to work. 

Our Red Chris mine is located on the traditional territory of the Tahltan and we encourage qualified applicants from the local communities to apply. We offer several designated marshalling points within BC including Nanaimo, Vancouver, Kelowna, Kamloops, Williams Lake, Prince George, Smithers, and Calgary, AB. 

Purpose of the Role:  

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Lead – Electrical Engineer to join our Red Chris Mine in Northwest British Columbia with a competitive base salary between $135,000.00 – $170,000.00 dependant on experience, skills, and qualifications. 

The Electrical Lead will support the Newcrest Capital Project’s group located at the Red Chris mine site and is accountable for providing input into the electrical design and propose modifications to project plans to ensure that all works comply with the basis of design, engineering design criteria specifications and standards.

Is responsible for facilitating cross departmental interface; acts as the point of contact for electrical discipline activities, project scoping, detailed design, project construction and close out. Will work closely with the project management team including project management, procurement, project controls and construction.

We are seeking an individual for a opportunity working Monday through Friday in the Vancouver office or travelling to Red Chris site as necessary.