EMPIRE STATE MINES
(formerly the Balmat Mine) has reopened in upstate New York near the town of Gouverneur. Underground zinc mining, hoisting and mill operations are underway and the refurbishment of the mine continues as production rates ramp up to expected levels. We are currently assembling our projects team to assist with the expansion of the operation and are seeking an experienced, well-credentialed professional Mining Engineer who is passionate about projects to fill the role of Senior Mining Engineer - Projects.
This position is based at the Empire State Mines site located approximately 10 miles from the town of Gouverneur, New York. Located within 2.0 hr drive of the Thousand Islands, Lake Ontario shoreline, the Adirondack Mountains and world class skiing at Lake Placid. Explore Canada with Montreal and Ottawa only 2-3 hours away. Responsibilities:
•Complete the mining studies, technical reports required to ensure the long term strategy for Empire State Mines is achieved;
•Lead projects from definition to completion (including scoping and studies, tendering and resourcing, project execution, as well as regular reporting and stakeholder engagement);
•Supervision of tasks related to various fields of engineering design and mine planning including mine design, civil, mechanical, electrical and power systems;
•Build budgets and schedules for projects as input to the project portfolio (approx. $40M);
•Complete reporting accurately and submit in a timely manner to comply with all state and federal regulations ;
•Overview of field work to advise site supervisors of the project requirements and track performance of project tasks against plan;
•Communicate with consultants, contractors, operational personnel and management;
•Contribute to the Innovation and Mining strategy at Empire State Mines; Qualifications:
•Required: BS/BA degree in Mining; and ability to work in the US;
•Qualification as a qualified person under 43-101, or the ability to become qualified.
•Project management experience and qualification is an advantage.
•10 years of experience in mine engineering, including 2-3 years of project management experience preferably in an underground mining environment. Related industrial experience will be considered.
•Experience with project scheduling and/or mine planning software; proficiency in Vulcan, MS Project, or similar 3D modeling and gantt chart software is an advantage;
•Skill in written and verbal communication (in English), critical thinking, data analysis; Interested parties should submit their cover letter and resume to:
Empire State Mines / HR Department
408 Sylvia Lake Road
Gouverneur, NY 13642
Or at www.titanminingcorp.com/contact/job-postings
Location/Region: GOUVERNEUR ,NY