Geologic Hazard Geologist at the University of Idaho

Company Name: University of Idaho: Idaho Geological Survey

Title: Geologic Hazard Geologist
Location: Boise, Idaho (ID)

Description: The Geologic Hazards Geologist is the lead geologist for geologic hazard research (e.g. landslides, earthquakes, floods, sinkholes, volcanic eruptions) at the Idaho Geological Survey (IGS). The Geologic Hazards Geologist provides direct leadership and oversight of the IGS geologic hazard program, including the development and administration of budgets, and the supervision of other IGS staff involved in these projects. As an IGSrepresentative, the Hazards Geologist develops close working relationships with the agencies and non-governmental organizations involved with Idaho hazard mitigation.

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Senior Project Geologist

Company Name: Lithium Americas

Title: Senior Project Geologist
Location: Reno, Nevada (NV)

Description: The Senior Project Geologist will be in charge of advancing LAC’s understanding of our deposit, using a technology-driven approach to developing our resource. You will be managing contractors and development partners, as well as supporting LAC’s engineering team. You will be a key contributor to the team’s technical and business development efforts. Your work will help guide the team’s decision making on future drilling programs, flowsheet design, pilot testing approach, and selecting technology options. We would look to you for way to turn our current understanding of the deposit to best-in-class model, using the latest techniques in data collection, analysis and modeling. You would be expected to spend time in the field, engaged in on site field evaluations including geologic mapping, drilling, analyzing core data, logging core data and/or leading drilling programs. Depending on your skill set, you may build the geo-models in-house, or work with relevant contractors to advance your mandate. The role will be stationed in Nevada.

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Operations Associate HR Generalist at Lithium Americas

Company Name: Lithium Americas

Title: Operations Associate HR Generalist
Location: Reno, Nevada (NV)

Description: The Operations Associate & HR Generalist will oversee and manage operational and administrative functions of Lithium Nevada Corp. (LNC), a subsidiary of LAC. The team would also look to you for support and leadership in making the work place a fun and efficient environment, while supporting HR (Human Resources) administration. The role will support and interact with the company wide team working towards advancing the Lithium Nevada Project, a clay-based lithium resource located in Nevada.

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Environmental Engineer / Environmental Scientist at Lithium Americas

Company Name: Lithium Americas

Title: Environmental Engineer / Environmental Scientist
Location: Reno, Nevada (NV)

Description: The Environmental Engineer / Environmental Scientist will play a critical role to pursue our mission: accelerating the advent of sustainable and environmentally friendly approaches to mining. You will be tasked with coming up with innovative solutions for sustainable mining practices. This means taking holistic and system-level approaches to addressing environmental issues ranging from habitat monitoring and protection programs, establishing emissions reduction/elimination plans, technology scouting, and beyond. You will support environmental permit compliance for the Company’s properties in Nevada, and advance the engineering and permitting of the Lithium Nevada Project. The position will likely be based in Lithium Nevada Corp.’s Reno, Nevada office. Other locations – the Bay Area of California or Vancouver BC – may be considered for the right candidate who is comfortable and effective working remotely and regular travel.

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Energy Engineering Manager at Lithium Americas

Company Name: Lithium Americas

Title: Energy Engineering Manager
Location: Reno, Nevada (NV)

Description: The Energy Engineering Manager will develop the strategy and lead the effort toward sustainable energy sourcing and/or generation for our lithium development projects. Focus will be on our Lithium Nevada project, a clay-based lithium resource with a process flowsheet that is under development. The role will be stationed in Reno, Nevada; other locations may be considered for the right candidate.

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Mining Geologist at Global International Mining Corporation

Company Name: Global International Mining Corporation

Title: Mining Geologist
Location: Southeast Asia

Description:Global International Mining Corporation, a US corporation headquartered in Hempstead, New York, is looking for a mining geologist to travel to a country in Southeast Asia as part of a team to assist with the development of a mining project. This person will become a part of the mining team and be involved in all aspects of the mining exploration, discovery, evaluation and production. Ultimately, the candidate will be responsible for the daily control over the mining activities, making sure that the miners are in the right places, that good sampling is carried out and other related activities

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Staff Engineer at Tierra Group International

Company Name: Tierra Group International, Ltd.
Website: http://www.tierragroupinternational.com/

Title: Staff Engineer
Location: Elko, Salt Lake City, Lakewood (CO)
Position Webpage: www.tierragroupinternational.com/careers/

Description: Staff position responsible for assisting project engineers and senior consulting staff with the preparation of civil, geotechnical, and hydrologic/hydraulic designs for the permitting and construction of tailings storage facilities, heap leach facilities, waste rock storage facilities, ponds, diversion channels, and spillways. Responsibilities may include field activities such as geotechnical monitoring, drilling investigations, sampling, construction oversight as well as in-office design support. Applicant must be versatile and willing to contribute as part of a team.

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Mining Intern at Geotemps

Company Name: Geotemps, Inc.

Title: Mining Intern
Location: Reno, NV
Position Webpage: http://geotemps.com/

Description:

Geotemps, Inc. is looking for a student who would be interested in getting their foot in the door of the mining industry. We have a part time position with a mining company in the local area that would be a perfect fit for someone working toward their degree with the Mackay School of Earth Sciences and Engineering.

– Flexible hours that can be tailored to fit your class schedule.
– Work in a mining company, to see how the business is run, behind the scenes.
– Gain valuable experience and network with people in the industry.
– No previous experience necessary, just a willingness to learn.

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Land Surveyor at Bureau of Land Management

Company Name: Bureau of Land Management

Title: Land Surveyor
Location: North Bend, OR
Position Webpage: https://jobs.mgsapps.monster.com/blm/vacancy/viewVacancyDetail!execute.hms?orgId=3&jnum=115833

Description:
GS-07 Major Duties: This is an advanced trainee land surveyor position located in a Bureau of Land Management Office. The land surveyor will perform work which involves measurement and delineation of public lands, including establishing, investigating, and reestablishing land and property boundaries. Duties include independently planning and conducting routine and simpler surveys involving problems of moderate complexity, performing surveys in the full field-to-finish mode, assisting the Party Chief in determining equipment needs, preparing draft field notes and plats, and developing complete written reports describing unique problems encountered and recommended solutions. Senior land surveyors or supervisors give the selectee for this position more independence in completing assignments and more difficult work assignments than an entry level trainee.

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Student Internships at Newmont Mining

Company Name: Newmont Mining
Website: http://www.newmont.com/home/default.aspx

Title: Multiple student internships
Location: Nevada
Position Webpage: https://newmont.taleo.net/careersection/newmont+campus/moresearch.ftl?lang=en

Description:
A 2017 summer internship with Newmont is an excellent way to gain skills and experience to compliment your education and further the pursuit of your career path. With hands-on and real world experiences, Newmont provides exposure to the industry skills and knowledge you need after graduation. We provide opportunities for you to gain valuable experience and make important networking contacts in the mining industry working (and playing) alongside full-time professionals within our organization. Our interns will participate in a challenging team environment and have the opportunity to collaborate with several disciplines in the company. A Newmont internship will provide you with a phenomenal experience and give you occasion to quantify, guide and achieve your goals.

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