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Senior Tailings Engineer - Klohn Crippen Berger Job Opportunity

Senior Tailings Engineer – Mining Environmental Group


Klohn Crippen Berger Ltd. (KCB) Sudbury operation requires a Senior Tailings Engineer to support the substantial growth of our Mining Environmental Group across Canada, Australia, the Pacific and South East Asia. We have world class projects underway in the Sudbury area, Northern Ontario and overseas that require the additional support of an experienced industry professional. We are looking for a technical leader who has experience working in multi-disciplinary project teams, managing projects, mentoring and training staff, sustaining excellent client relationships and further developing the business.  As a Senior Tailings Engineer, you will join a dynamic company of motivated and hardworking professionals committed to delivering high quality engineering and environmental services.

As a follow-on to the design, construction and commissioning of their award winning water management structures for a large urban tailings disposal facility, KCB Sudbury is currently engineering major improvement works for about 20 dam projects in Canada, Europe and Africa. You will be involved in the engineering of facilities to allow mine closure and promote reclamation as well as waste management and environmental assessment for new mine developments.

This senior role will give you the opportunity to:

If you have a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering or  Geological Engineering, are registered or able to register as a Professional Engineer in Ontario or related designation, and have at least 10 years of tailings management experience, we want to hear from you.

We value your:

About Us:

KCB is a multi-disciplinary consulting firm providing engineering and environmental services in the hydropower, transportation, ports, infrastructure, geotechnical, mining, oil sands, oil & gas, environmental, and water resources sectors. We offer a full range of services from our offices in Canada, Australia and Peru. Klohn Crippen Berger is a member of the Louis Berger Group, a leading international consulting firm with more than 80 offices worldwide. KCB was recently named as one of Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies.

From Sudbury, our main regional office in Ontario, KCB is involved in projects around the world supported by offices in Vancouver, BC, Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta; Lima, Peru; and Brisbane and Perth, Australia. At KCB, the project work is challenging and varied and there are opportunities for travel (in Canada as well as internationally).  Sudbury is a well established mining centre in close proximity to some of Eastern Canada's major city centres, and is a family friendly, welcoming town with a focus on outdoor recreation and affordable family living, with all the amenities of a big city.

We are committed to employment equity and encourage applications from all qualified career seekers. We offer competitive salaries commensurate with experience and an attractive flexible benefits package designed to suit your individual needs. Relocation assistance will be provided.

Are you up to the challenge?

If this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you, simply apply on-line with your résumé and covering letter quoting the job reference number 872-M11 at

We thank all candidates for applying, however only short-listed candidates will be contacted.