Vice President, Engineering- Golden Triangle

Vice President, Engineering- Golden Triangle

Developing High-Grade Opportunities in the Golden Triangle

The Mining Recruitment Group has been retained to lead the executive search process to identify and secure a Vice President, Engineering for our Client, as they continue to advance underground work on their recently acquired, past producing mine.

The VP Engineering will lead the engineering & development function for the Company as they look to go back underground on their flagship project, a past producer in the Golden Triangle, with an aim to drill in the quest to add ounces. As an extensive underground program is planned, they will need a mining engineer capable of overseeing the re-opening of shafts and establishing ventilation, while overseeing muck removal.

In addition, the Incumbent will have assist the CEO and technical team with:

  • High-level strategy and project design
  • Evaluation of possible acquisitions
  • Advancement of projects to and through EA and permitting
  • “Owners Rep”  – supervision and cost control of mining, geotechnical and closure/reclamation contractors and partners
  • Permit and regulatory compliance (mainly on mining side)
  • Safety and ERP audits
  • TSF QP (new role under Code)
  • Preparation and sign-off as P.Eng for some mine plans, manuals etc (e.g. ground-control, ventilation, sediment control etc)
  • Mentorship of junior EIT staff members

The ideal candidate will be a development focused mining engineer with extensive underground experience and a background operating within BC focused companies.

Based in Vancouver BC, the incumbent will be required to spend a significant amount of time at site as the project moves marches towards construction.

Qualified professionals that have an interest in being considered for this opportunity are invited to submit their CV and Cover Letters to: 

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

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