Permitting Manager

Skeena Resources Limited is a Canadian exploration mining company, focused on working towards the restart of the past-producing Eskay Creek gold-silver mine with additional development projects in our portfolio, all located in Tahltan Territory in the Golden Triangle of northwest British Columbia, Canada. Eskay Creek was the highest-grade gold mine in the world when in production. The mine produced 3.3 million ounces of gold and 160 million ounces of silver at average grades of 45 g/t gold and 2,224 g/t silver from 1994-2008.

As a Skeena employee, you will become part of a dynamic, innovative, and results-driven work environment. You will be given assignments to challenge yourself and your skillset, working alongside colleagues with diverse backgrounds and cultures. We value Health and Safety, the Environment, and the Communities within which we operate, and work collaboratively with our Indigenous partners, leveraging traditional knowledge and respect for the land. By joining our team, you will become part of an organization driven by opportunity, entrepreneurship, and business results.

Job Title: Permitting Manager
Reporting directly to the Director, Environment and Regulatory Affairs, the Permitting Manager is the primary position responsible for taking leadership in obtaining permits for the Eskay Creek Mine and Revitalization Project. Permitting activities are led consistently with project requirements to advance the project through design and construction into operation post-Environmental Assessment with feasible commitments and conditions.

The Permitting Manager will lead the required permitting processes to obtain required regulatory approvals, including those from the Tahltan Central Government. Working closely with the Community Relations and Environmental Assessment teams, the Permitting Manager is responsible for developing effective relationships with internal and external parties and supporting the project in permitting processes, including implementing relevant aspects of the Consent Agreement with the Tahltan Central Government.