Senior Underground Mining Engineer


About this role

About this role

Brunel is currently seeking a Senior Underground Mining Engineer for direct hire with our client in Northern Nevada.


  • Plan, schedule, and coordinate detailed phases of the engineering work in a part of a major project or in a total project of moderate scope.
  • Plan and conduct surveys, tests, or investigations, interpret results, and prepare recommendations, summaries, schedules, and cost estimates. Meet with representatives of other departments to coordinate planning and scheduling activities.
  • Perform work which involves conventional engineering practice but includes a variety of complex features, such as conflicting design requirements, unsuitability of standard materials, and difficult coordination requirements.
  • Develop and evaluate plans and criteria for a variety of projects and activities. Devise new approaches to problems encountered. Work requires originality and judgment in the independent evaluation and resolution of problems.
  • Schedule and coordinate the work of technicians in order to complete work on time and within budget parameters.
  • The above duties and responsibilities are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.




  • B.S. degree in Engineering required
  • 5 years of experience in Underground Mine Planning required
  • Technical communication and presentation skills required
  • Expert knowledge in engineering and design required
  • Mining or heavy mineral industry experience required
  • Project management skills required
  • Proficiency with Deswik CAD and Scheduler packages required
  • Proficiency in other Deswik underground tools (SOT, Stope Optimizer, etc) preferred



  • A comprehensive compensation package including bonuses, benefits, and 401K with employer contribution, company match share purchase program and more
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team
  • An Opportunity to transform Traditional Mining into the future of Digital Mining
  • Access to a variety of career opportunities across multiple locations
  • Relocation package

Join the Brunel Family

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Join the Brunel Family

  • Our client is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer
  • Committed to a safe work environment with high standards

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.

Start applying immediately

Start applying immediately

Sending an application is quick and easy. Just make sure you have the required documents ready to go.

  • Certifications (optional)
  • Job references (optional)
  • Motivation Letter (optional)
  • Resume
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Any questions remaining?

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

Account manager

Cindy King
Brunel USA - Detroit

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