Survey Technician

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McEwen Mining

Description

The Gold Bar Mine is located 35 miles northwest of Eureka, Nevada. The property has seen historic mining from 1988 to 1994 by Atlas Precious Metals Inc. McEwen Mining Inc. acquired the property and began active exploration in 2011. The current mine consists of an Open Pit Mining Operation delivering Ore to a Crushed Heap Leach with solution being processed through an ADR Plant and Refinery.

Job Description

The Surveyor will report to the Senior Mine Engineer and will operate, monitor, collect and record data from technologies including GPS equipment, total station systems (laser/prism systems), and other surveying controls. This role works with the lead surveyor and reports to the Senior Mine Engineer. The Surveyor will provide the survey team support and performance in a full spectrum of mine-site surveying duties including:

Develop and maintain team strategy for design compliance
Conduct surveying across the site including heap lead pad – weekly
Verify the accuracy of survey data
Record and report on the results of survey activities
Provide hole placement infield
Monitor and report on drilling by Contractor
Take infield samples and deliver to the Assay Lab
Perform pit inspections
Develop and maintain team strategy for design compliance
Conduct surveying across the site including heap lead pad – weekly
Record and report on the results of survey activities
Provide hole placement infield
Take infield samples and deliver to the Assay Lab
Physical Demands
Climbing Ladders/Stairs
Long periods of standing
Walking over uneven ground
Moderate to Heavy repetitive lifting to 50 lbs.
Repetitive motion – Bending, stooping, kneeling, and standing for long periods of time
PPE required
Noise Exposure
Exposure to Dust
Prolonged exposure to weather conditions (Hot, Cold, Windy, Dusty)
Working at high elevations
Requirements

Valid Drivers License
Benefits/Culture

Here at McEwen Mining Inc. our employees are what keep our business going. Part of how we keep our employees going are by offering some of the best benefits in the industry. Some of them are outlined below:

Medical, Dental, and Vision
401k with company match
Life Insurance
PTO

To apply for this job email your details to jjakobiak@mcewenmining.com