Senior Underground Mining Engineer Established China Focused Primary Silver Producer

Senior Underground Mining Engineer

Our Client, a well established, primary silver producer with operations in China and headquartered in Vancouver, is seeking an experienced senior underground mining engineer to assume responsibility for exploration activities on our Client’s projects in China. You will be adding technical underground mine design knowledge to their Chinese projects and will be based out of our Client’s Beijing office.

This position in based in China and fluency in Mandarin is essential.


  • Examine and check underground mine plan, design, scheduling, and costing including underground layout designs for stoping, access and infrastructure
  • Prepare presentation materials for company’s management and investors
  • Oversee technical and production aspects of mine operations
  • Capital and operating cost estimates
  • Tailings management exposure a definite asset
  • New project evaluation and economic analysis
  • Preparation and writing of pre-feasibility and feasibility studies and Chinese technical and NI 43-101 technical reports

Skills, knowledge & abilities sought include but unlimited to:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Mine Engineering
  • Be a Registered Member of in world recognized professional engineering organization
  • Minimum 10 years’ technical and management experience in underground metal mines
  • Proficiency with Micromine or other major mine software.
  • General knowledge of applicable mining regulations, safety codes and acts
  • Familiarity with mine permitting procedures
  • Excellent technical and communication skills
  • General knowledge of applicable mining regulations, safety codes and acts
  • Experience with mining in China
  • Fluent in English and Mandarin

Please note, that due to the number of applications we receive, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.