Senior Tunneling Specialist

Closing Date: December 8, 2023

Job Summary

The Senior Tunneling Specialist, reporting to the Manager of Engineering, is responsible for leading the scoping and prefeasibility level definition, optimization, evaluation, and comparison of alternate tunnel alignment options.  Proponents will have a solid background in tunnel design and construction methods.

The Senior Tunneling Specialist will contribute as an integral member of the GCMC Project Team, and work in close collaboration with the Project Management, Technical, Engineering, Health & Safety, and Social, Environmental, and Regulatory affairs (SERA) disciplines to ensure design and planning in accordance with overall project and regulatory requirements.


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

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