Career Details


We have two vacancies in the Mine Department for the position of a Mine Operations Engineer in Training (EIT). 

Duties and Responsibilities of a Mine Operations Engineer in Training (EIT) include:

  • This role will report directly to the Mine Superintendent and provide technical assistance to the operations team as required with a focus on improvements within department. 
  • Provide technical assistance to operations team as required with a focus on improvements within department.
  • Maintain operations' focus on mine plan and strive to achieve or surpass budgeted targets, and ensure mine plans are communicated to the operations team.
  • Responsible for overseeing and tracking new operational projects as required (developing AFEs, etc.)
  • Work within operations department in continuous improvement projects; such as but not limited to identifying areas where productivities or cost effective saving can be improved and implemented.
  • Responsible for daily/weekly/monthly reports tracking operational activities vs. planned.
  • Responsible for developing and implementing time study projects as required, and tracking progress.
  • Responsible for developing and implementing quality control/assurance practices and programs as required.
  • Active participation in safety, environmental and quality control processes and initiatives.
  • Coordinate and compile operational items within mine operating and capital budgets as required.
  • Provide engineering support for underground mining operations.
  • Ensure mine operate in a manner consistent with existing department policies, programs, procedures and legislative/regulatory requirements.
  • Perform other duties, as assigned.


  • Minimum of BSc Mining Engineering with a minimum of 2 years of progressive "hands on" professional experience, with the majority in underground mining.
  • Must be eligible to register with Professional Engineers Ontario.
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office suite.
  • Significant experience with long hole and cut/fill methods of mining, with exposure to other mining methods as an advantage.

Desirable Knowledge and Skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication, organizational and presentation skills.
  • Strong people skills and an ability to work in a team environment.
  • Must be a self driven individual, able to work independently and lead projects.
  • Working knowledge of mine design software is an asset (AutoCAD, Promine, Deswik).

Interested employees must provide a completed Internal Vacancy Application form along with an updated resume to the People Department no later than the deadline listed above.

Human Resources Department

Rate of Pay Salary, Commensurate with experience and qualifications