About the role : 

We are looking for EIT and intermediate Mining Engineer that will become an integral part of our Mining & Tailings engineering teams located in Fort McMurray. In this role, you will apply mine engineering principles to support the development and execution of mine and tailings plans for Suncor-owned and operated assets such as Base Plant, Syncrude Mildred Lake & Aurora North. Suncor Mine & Tailings teams are responsible for planning and scheduling the daily movement of ~3,300,000 tonnes of material.

Responsibilities :

  • Develop designs and calculate volumes as required for integrated mine and tailings plans
  • Create and present plans and stewardships on productivity, geological and geotechnical risks, water management, mining rates and equipment capabilities with originality
  • Conduct field tours and observations as needed to monitor plan execution
  • Communication with Operations and field personnel to support plan execution as required
  • Devise new approaches and apply current processes in new ways every single day
  • Analyze technical data and draw conclusions from comparative situations
  • Independently plan and conduct projects to improve mine efficiency as required
  • Be a dedicated role model for safety policies, procedures, and practices
  • Plan and organize work for the reclamation and sustainability of our growing operations

Candidate requirements : 

  • An undergraduate Science or Engineering degree in Mining, Civil or Geological
  • Experience with computer systems including Microsoft Office
  • Knowledge of Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) systems
  • Mine planning, mine operations and/or mine projects experience is an asset
  • Registered or are immediately eligible for membership with the Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists and Geophysicists of Alberta (APEGA)
  • A valid Alberta Class 5 Driver’s License or equivalent
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