Senior Underground Mining Engineer


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

  • 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

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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:

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Cindy King
Brunel USA - Detroit

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