Superintendent – Geotechnical – Block Cave Project (985995)

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 Superintendent-Geotechnical with a competitive base salary between $170,000 to $195,500 dependant on experience, skills, and qualifications. with an additional short term incentive of 20%. 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.  


The core purpose of this role is to deliver site-based geotechnical support to the Block Cave Project in the areas of ground control, rock mass classification/characterization, data collection, QA/QC, site investigation programs, and geotechnical process development. With the active development approaching the footprint, this is an opportunity to be a pivotal part of bringing a new block cave through cave establishment and into production.  A rare opportunity for the right candidate.