Manager – Underground Mining (986578)

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.  

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, Prince George, Smithers, and Calgary, AB.  

Our Red Chris operation is now recruiting for the position of Manager – Underground Mining with a competitive base salary between $170,793.00 – $304,757.00 dependant on experience, skills, and qualifications. with an additional short term incentive of 30%. The offered base salary will be determined based on the successful candidate’s relevant experience, skills and competencies with consideration to internal equity. 

We are seeking an individual for a Fly In, Fly Out opportunity working on a two weeks in, two weeks out rotation.  


Purpose of the Role

Responsible for the management of safety and ensuring all work in the Underground Mine for the Block Cave project is completed in accordance with the approved project schedule, cost and quality expectations. Manage an over $1B scope of mining and associated work whilst ensuring the safe integration of all other underground construction activities. Manage the safety and interactions of around 300 people UG on shift. Ensure the smooth hand over and establishment of ongoing production operations up to 15Mtpa.  This will be done utilizing the Newcrest Project management Standards (PMS) and aligned with the investment approvals from Newcrest, regulatory approvals from the British Columbia government and the Impact Benefit and Co-Management Agreement (IBCA) with the Tahltan.