Company Name: GRC Nevada Inc
Title: Mine Engineer
Location: Luning, NV
Description: Seeking a mining engineer-
• Experienced in the areas of budget management and cost control.
• Knowledge and the ability to supervise planning, ore control, surveying, and understand other disciplines at the mine.
• Advanced short and long-range mine planning skills.
• Responsible for leading the design and implementation of mine related projects.
• Proficient in AutoCAD, Mine planning software and Microsoft Office suite.
• Experienced in reclamation, geology, and project work.
• Has a thorough understanding of open pit mine design and planning, scheduling and geotechnical concepts
• Verify the accuracy of survey data including measurements and calculations conducted at survey sites.
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Company Name: Barrick Nevada
Title: Geotechnical Engineer
Location: Elko, NV
-Review and optimize blast performance for wall control
-Assist with geotechnical monitoring as needed and maintain monitoring database
-Assist with geotechnical reports and documentation as well as high wall designs and geotechnical investigations as needed
-The candidate will also assist with geotechnical mapping and core logging and assist with ground control safety trainings
-Other duties as assigned
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Company Name: Nevada Division of Environmental Protection
Title: ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTIST 3
Location: Genoa, NV
Description: “Environmental Scientists perform program research, planning and development, permitting, compliance monitoring, inspections/enforcement, and technical support services in relation to air, water, waste, federal facilities, corrective action, mining, biology, and other environmental programs.
Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform advanced-level work and may provide work direction and training to others. This Environmental Scientist 3 (ES3) position is being recruited for the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection (NDEP), Bureau of Corrective Actions Abandoned Mine Lands (AML) Branch. The ES3 will serve as technical support and project management support for AML Site investigations and assessments. The successful candidate will demonstrate general and specific knowledge, skills and abilities reflective of an environmental scientist professional, such as field sampling equipment and technologies. This position also requires strong organizational skills. The ES3 is expected to work in a team environment with other AML staff, other agencies, the regulated community, private property owners and stakeholders. The ES3 must also be able to work independently once sufficiently trained.
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Company Name: American Assay Laboratories
Location: Sparks, NV
Description: American Assay Laboratories is one of the largest geochemical testing laboratories in the United States and has been operating in Sparks, NV for 30 years. We are a very high through-put facility, processing several thousands of samples per day. Most of our analyses are for the gold mines of northern Nevada and we receive samples from all over the world for various other analyses.
This is not a research based position, however it offers knowledge and experience of working in a commercial – industrial laboratory. Knowledge of safe laboratory practices is essential. Summers are our busiest time of the year, so we are open to working with students that may be returning to classes in the fall.
Minimum Qualifications: Chemistry courses and lab experience (can be from classes). We will do all necessary training in house as most of our procedures are in-house. Training would include handling hazardous materials (primarily acids and cyanide), various rock/soil/ore digestion methods including fire assay and cyanide leach for Au, and instrument analysis using ICP-OES and ICP-MS.
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Company Name: Barrick Gold
Location: Winnemuca, NV
Description: The QA/QC Technician will work for Barrick Gold Corporation to ensure that the Quality Assurance and Quality Control testing conducted at Turquoise Ridge Joint Venture (TRJV) is done to the highest standard ensuring compliance with current ground control practices and that data is compiled to support continuous improvement opportunities.
Key Responsibilities: The QA/QC Technician will complete the tasks required by the QA/QC Coordinator and Senior Support Engineer. At times the QA/QC Technician may need to assist junior engineers on temporary assignment to conduct QA/QC testing to support the geotechnical and ventilation programs at TRJV. Additional duties could include but will not be limited to heading inspections, QA/QC data collection due to unplanned events, coordinating with Batch Plants to obtain samples, clerical duties inside the engineering group, and assisting contractors while they are on site.
Minimum Qualifications: • Interest in the mining field. •Strong knowledge in mathematics, science, and/or computers.
Preferred Qualifications: • Bachelor’s degree in natural science or engineering. Continue reading ‘QA/QC Technician for Barrick Gold’ »
Company Name: San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission (BCDC)
Location: San Francisco, CA
Description: The award-winning San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission (BCDC) is a State of
California government agency located in San Francisco with regulatory and planning responsibilities over San
Francisco Bay and within the Bay Area’s nine-county shoreline. BCDC is guided in its actions by state and federal
laws, policies, and regulations, including the McAteer-Petris Act and San Francisco Bay Plan, the Suisun Marsh
Preservation Act, and the Coastal Zone Management Act.
The Regulatory Analyst focuses on legal, policy, regulatory, and technical issues of concern to BCDC’s
Commissioners and various stakeholders. The Analyst evaluates projects and permit applications to ensure
consistency with BCDC’s laws and policies, and develops solutions to complex estuarine and land use management
issues. Other responsibilities include: negotiating with project sponsors; writing correspondence, reports, and
permits; making verbal presentations; responding to public inquiries; leading and participating in meetings;
conducting site visits; researching coastal and estuarine trends and issues; and learning about technical issues on
climate change and sea level rise, land use design, wetland restoration, engineering, Geographical Information
Systems, transportation, recreation, hydrology, and fish, wildlife, and plant biology. Duties will be commensurate
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Company Name: Nevada Department of Transportation
Location: Carson, Minden, Gardnerville, Genoa
Description: Photogrammetrist/Cartographer’s perform remote sensing work in the preparation of contour maps, terrain models, profile sheets; digital animated fly-through and related mapping materials requiring the application of photogrammetric or cartographic techniques.
This position is located within the Location Division, Survey and Mapping Section in Carson City. Incumbent will perform remote sensing work requiring strong photogrammetric, survey and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) skills; be responsible for the development of UAV technology and image processing; aerial survey mission planning and camera operation; digital and hard copy imagery products; orthophoto production; Digital Terrain Model (DTM) creation; Dense Surface Model (DSM) generation; maintenance of the imagery GIS database; precise 3D model development from various sources, including LiDAR, close range photogrammetry, aerial imagery, CAD and GIS; fly through animation production. These duties are performed using specialized software such as Imagine Photogrammetry, Computer-Aided Design (CAD), Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Graphic Arts. Incumbent will possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform work independently with little or no additional training.
Women and under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. Nevada Department of Transportation is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, creed, national origin, veteran status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or sexual orientation. Continue reading ‘Photogrammetrist/Cartographer 2- Location/Imagery’ »
Company Name: Nevada Department of Transportation
Location: Carson, Minden, Gardnerville, Genoa
Description: Photogrammetrist/Cartographer’s perform remote sensing work in the preparation of contour maps, terrain models, profile sheets; digital animated fly-through and related mapping materials requiring the application of photogrammetric or cartographic techniques. This position is located within the Location Division, Carson City. The incumbent will primarily produce high-quality cartographic products using graphic design software, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), survey data, mapping grade Global Positioning Systems (GPS) and aerial photography. The incumbent will prepare final printed files for map sales or digital files for web distribution, archive projects to ensure safe storage and retrieval, collaborate with colleagues and clients on projects, track project progress and maintain records. Travel up to 10% of the time may be required to conduct map checks. The selected candidate will demonstrate the ability to work independently, effectively and efficiently to produce presentation quality maps and accurate geospatial data. Good communication skills and the ability to interact with the public are a must
Women and under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. Nevada Department of Transportation is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, creed, national origin, veteran status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or sexual orientation. Continue reading ‘Photogrammetrist/Cartographer 1- Location/Cartography’ »
Company Name: Bureau of Land Management
Location: Reno, NV
Description: This position is for students accepted for enrollment or are currently enrolled and seeking a degree (diploma, certificate, etc.) in an accredited high school, technical or vocational school, 2-year or 4-year college or university, graduate or professional school, on a full- or half-time basis (as defined by the academic institution in which the student is enrolled).
This is a temporary, excepted service appointment under the BLM Pathways Internship Program that is expected not-to-exceed 1 year. This type of appointment is intended only for temporary projects, to perform labor-intensive tasks not requiring subject matter expertise, or to fill traditional summer jobs. The BLM will require the selected applicant to complete a Participant Agreement in which it shall document the anticipated start and end dates for this temporary appointment.
Physical Demands: Work is primarily sedentary. Some walking, standing, bending, and carrying of light items is required.
Work Environment: Work is typically performed in an adequately lighted and climate controlled office. Occasional travel may be required. This position may be required to visit field sites where risks may include exposure to inclement weather and potential injury from falls, strains, bites, stings, etc. The incumbent will adhere to all safety rules and regulations as prescribed in manuals/supplements or designated by the Safety Officer. Continue reading ‘Pathways- Student Trainee (GIS)’ »