Senior Mine Engineer


About this role

We’re currently hiring a Senior Mine Engineer to join our client’s team with the aim of growing and operating a regionally significant new underground mine development in Red Lake, Ontario. The Senior Mine Engineer will support the safety culture and achievement in production targets.


  • Follow safe working practices and site safety guidelines;
  • Provide senior technical leadership, coaching and mentoring of junior engineers and technicians to develop individual and team capabilities;
  • Participate in the design, evaluation and support of underground mining operations (ventilation, ground control, dewatering);
  • Develop and implement the long hole drilling program with Operations;
  • Develop and distribute development layouts and production prints to operations in a timely manner that are consistent with engineering standards;
  • Generate 12 to 18-month rolling plans based on LOM and budget production plans;
  • Develop and maintain long range electrical, ventilation and construction schedules;
  • Monitor and report past performance versus budget and forecast;
  • Track Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and implement continuous improvement initiatives;
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • University degree in mining engineering or equivalent;
  • Eligible for registration as a professional engineer in Ontario;
  • Minimum 5-10 years’ previous underground mining experience;
  • Ontario Underground common core module training and certification is considered an asset;
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD;
  • Proficiency with Deswik software (CAD, Sched, UGDB);
  • Ability to work independently;
  • Accuracy and attention to detail;
  • Excellent proven team player approach to work;
  • Valid driver’s license.


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Application process


We carefully review your application and in the coming weeks, you will be notified for an interview session if you are selected. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 7 days.


After being shortlisted, you will be contacted via email or telephone to arrange for a date on your availability for the qualification interview.


During the interview, you will be assessed on your level of experience and skills, work history, availability, and the qualifications the company is seeking for the position.


After successfully making through the phone interview, a face to face interview will be scheduled between the candidate and recruiter. This session can be a more in-depth interview to review your communication and interpersonal skills.


Submission of candidates resume for client’s approval and screening.

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  • Motivation Letter (optional)
  • Resume
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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Rory Lyden is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:

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Rory Lyden
Brunel Canada - Toronto

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