Principal Mining Engineer – Underground

Number of Positions available: 1

Reports to: Underground Manager

Job Description:

AMC Consultants is a leading mining consultancy, providing services exclusively to the minerals sector. We are experiencing an exciting period of growth and have a number of interesting opportunities available. Our office in Vancouver is currently seeking a Principal Mining Engineer (Underground) with the following skills and qualifications: Recruitment agencies are requested not to forward CVs unless specifically requested to do so by AMC. The advertising of a vacancy on this website is not to be taken as such a request. Where an unsolicited CV is forwarded to AMC by a recruitment agency, AMC reserves the right to contact the prospective employee directly. AMC will not be liable to pay the agency any fees if it secures the services of that person.

Specialist Skills Required:

• Sound working knowledge of a broad range of planning and operations practices with expert knowledge in a range of mining methods and all aspects of underground mine engineering.

• Experience in both underground and surface mining would be beneficial.

• Solid experience in the areas of project management of technical studies.

• Experience in due diligence activities.

• Good experience in Mineral Reserve estimation and auditing.

• Good working knowledge of mine planning software packages.

• Good working knowledge of mine services capital and operating cost estimation.

• Strong technical, leadership, and problem-solving skills.

• Good interpersonal, communication and report writing skills.

• Good project management skills.

• Experience mentoring more junior engineers.

• Experience in and/or an inclination for business development.

Qualifications Required:

• A degree in mining engineering with more than 15 years of practical experience relevant to the responsibilities listed above.

• Registered as a P.Eng. in British Columbia or be eligible to apply for registration.


The salary package offered for this position will be commensurate with the skills and experience of the successful candidate.

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