The Gold Bar Mine is located 35 miles northwest of Eureka, Nevada. The property has seen historic mining from 1988 to 1994 by Atlas Precious Metals Inc. McEwen Mining Inc. acquired the property and began active exploration in 2011. The current mine consists of an Open Pit Mining Operation delivering Ore to a Crushed Heap Leach with solution being processed through an ADR Plant and Refinery.

Job Description

The Surveyor will report to the Senior Mine Engineer and will operate, monitor, collect and record data from technologies including GPS equipment, total station systems (laser/prism systems), and other surveying controls. This role works with the lead surveyor and reports to the Senior Mine Engineer. The Surveyor will provide the survey team support and performance in a full spectrum of mine-site surveying duties including:

  • Develop and maintain team strategy for design compliance
  • Conduct surveying across the site including heap lead pad - weekly 
  • Verify the accuracy of survey data
  • Record and report on the results of survey activities
  • Provide hole placement infield
  • Monitor and report on drilling by Contractor
  • Take infield samples and deliver to the Assay Lab
  • Perform pit inspections
  • Develop and maintain team strategy for design compliance
  • Conduct surveying across the site including heap lead pad - weekly 
  • Record and report on the results of survey activities
  • Provide hole placement infield
  • Take infield samples and deliver to the Assay Lab

Physical Demands

  • Climbing Ladders/Stairs
  • Long periods of standing
  • Walking over uneven ground
  • Moderate to Heavy repetitive lifting to 50 lbs.
  • Repetitive motion - Bending, stooping, kneeling, and standing for long periods of time
  • PPE required
  • Noise Exposure
  • Exposure to Dust
  • Prolonged exposure to weather conditions (Hot, Cold, Windy, Dusty)
  • Working at high elevations

Requirements

  • Valid Drivers License 

Benefits/Culture

Here at McEwen Mining Inc. our employees are what keep our business going. Part of how we keep our employees going are by offering some of the best benefits in the industry. Some of them are outlined below:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • 401k with company match
  • Life Insurance
  • PTO

 

 

 


We are an equal opportunity employer.
Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with
disabilities are encouraged to apply.