Senior Lead, Geotechnical Engineering

Closing Date: November 25, 2022

Reporting to the Director of Technical Services the Senior Lead, Geotechnical Engineering will provide leadership and accountability for defining sustainable, practical, and economically sound geotechnical, geohazard, avalanche, mine rock management, and dewatering strategies for the development of the Galore Creek Project. This will require the successful candidate to work across disciplines and technical study groups and collaborate closely with the Social, Environment and Regulatory Approval (SERA) team to ensure the geotechnical and mine rock management approaches are considered and incorporated into ongoing environmental baseline, community engagement, mine development, and overall infrastructure studies.


The full-time salaried position with benefits and bonus incentives is based out of the Galore Creek Vancouver Office, with travel to the Project site as required. 

Located in northwestern British Columbia, Galore Creek is one of the world’s largest undeveloped copper-gold-silver deposits. Galore Creek Mining Corporation, a partnership between Newmont Corporation (Newmont) and Teck Resources Limited (Teck), is committed to advancing the asset towards development. Working closely with the Tahltan Nation and local communities, we strive for excellence in all our activities, with continuous improvement and responsible practices that contribute to sustainable development. 

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