Welcome to the Brucejack Mine
The Brucejack Mine is an underground gold mine located in Northwest British Columbia, owned and operated by Pretivm Resources Inc.
As an employer, we are committed to ensuring a safe, comfortable and diverse working environment. We are working closely with our neighbours – the local communities and First Nations - to provide employment.
We currently have an exciting opportunity for an Environmental Scientist to join the Brucejack Project in Northwestern, British Columbia.
Located approximately 65 kilometers from Stewart, you will report to the Environmental Manager or designate and work a rotating schedule encompassing 13 days on/off with two travel days.
In this role, you will support the Environmental Department and maintain compliance with project regulatory authorizations and legislated environmental requirements. You will also play a pro-active role in mitigating and resolving potential environmental issues or concerns that might arise.
Using sound scientific protocols and procedures, you will implement (or supervise the implementation of) Environmental Management Plans (EMPs) and related Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), as well as complete environmental field duties. Most importantly, you will ensure that all work is completed in a safe and effective manner.
Key duties include:
For this role, we are seeking someone with a B.Sc., B.A.Sc. or E.Eng. in Environmental Science, Biology, Ecology, Environmental Engineering, or a related field. A professional designation (B.C. R.P.Bio., P.Chem., P.Geo., P.Eng., or P.Ag.) is preferred.
The successful candidate will have previous experience working in an industrial setting, ideally with a remote mining operation. Proven ability to direct equipment operators and other personnel to implement measures required for environmental protection is considered a strong asset, as are strong field skills in a remote/mountainous environment. Ideally, you will have knowledge or experience conducting work in avalanche terrain and working in swift water and mountain lake environments. Similarly, the ability to operation off-road equipment is highly advantageous.
In addition, you also demonstrate the following:
We are committed to ensuring that all of our team members are kept healthy and safe. To achieve this, we provide comfortable camp accommodations, as well as balanced meals prepared by our culinary team.
Team members can expect access to TV and wifi, our on-site gym and a variety of recreational activities.
All of our team members are also rewarded with a host of great benefits, including:
It is important to note that the wellbeing of our team is our top priority. As such, we promote a drug and alcohol-free work environment through the use of mandatory pre-employment drug and alcohol testing.
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