The Gold Bar Mine is located within the Battle Mountain-Eureka-Cortez gold trend of Eureka County, Central Nevada.

Job Description

Provide specialist-level technical support and high-quality testing service to the organization, driving and influencing continual improvement.

Operational/Technical Execution

  • Provide specialist-level metallurgical support to Process Operations as required.
  • Plan and Implement solutions to eliminate bottlenecks and increase efficiency, productivity, and production.
  • Develop and maintain metallurgical testing and modelling programs, ensuring that they are complete and up to date.
  • Manage all metallurgical accounting and SOX compliance activities and issues.
  • Reconcile ounces produced to long-range mine plan.
  • Provide input to monthly cost reviews, cost modelling, and forensics.
  • Review and provide input into monthly metal forecast using cost models.
  • Provide input into the budgeting process through zero based cost models.
  • Monitor and report back on adherence to forecast.
  • Coordinate and reconcile Dore settlements.
  • Compile and produce daily reports.
  • Conduct month end reconciliation for Gold Bar Process, including Leach Pad
  • Monitor and report back on crusher downtime

Knowledge Required

  • Technical skills appropriate to this position and area of work
  • Proficiency in the use of engineering and/or metallurgical modelling software or principles
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Knowledge of all company policy and procedures relating this area of work
  • Complies with all Health, Safety, Industrial Hygiene and Environmental standards and all other requirements relevant to the assigned areas of work.

Skills /Development

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Level-appropriate problem-solving skills
  • Report writing skills.
  • Time management skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Data interpretation and analysis
  • Communication skills

Behavioral Attributes

  • Self-motivated
  • Able to plan and perform assigned tasks.
  • Flexibility to embrace new ideas and adapt to and lead change.
  • Able to work under minimal supervision
  • Able to effectively manage multiple / changing priorities and conflicting demands

Cross Function Relationships

  • Mine Engineering: reconciliation of ounces to mine plan.
  • Geology: reconciliation of ounces to mine plan
  • Finance: cost modelling and forecasts
  • ADR / Refinery Supervisor: training, providing specialist advise and input.

 Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Metallurgy or Chemical Engineering
  • 3 to 8 years of experience in a mining technical role
  • Proven ability to work with vendors and suppliers

Requirements

  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions

  • Climbing ladders/stairs, long periods of standing, walking over uneven ground
  • Works in ADR on a regular basis
  • Works cooperatively with mine planning, mine geology, exploration and mine maintenance.
  • Works in process areas in and outdoors up to 8800 feet
  • Moderate to Heavy repetitive lifting to 50 lbs.
  • Repetitive motion - bending, stooping, kneeling, and standing for long periods of time.
  • PPE required; must be cleared to wear a respirator to perform specific tasks.
  • Exposure to noise and dust, prolonged exposure to weather conditions (hot, cold, windy, dust)

Benefits/Culture

  • 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.