Project Design Manager Tailings Storage Facility (

Denver - Colorado - United States - Oil, Gas & Mining - Mining - Project Management & Services - Professional Bachelor

Brunel has a requirement for a Design Project Manager working with our client who are a leading international mining company. This is a contract position located in Denver, Colorado.

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Maria Shchelokova, Account manager

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About this role

  • Serve as point of contact with engineering team, project controls team and consultant to manage TSF design study;
  • Coordinate with consultants so the project is completed per battery limits and stage gate process;
  • Coordinate project design review between project team and various consultants working on the design study;
  • Review TSF design for slope stability, seepage, and deformation analysis;
  • Review TSF material balance and deposition analysis;
  • Review surface and ground water management components related to TSF;
  • Review starter dam, underdrains, tailings pipeline, jacking header, pumps, tailings thickener related design for TSF;
  • Review access road and haul road design;
  • Review cost estimate, schedule and closure plans for TSFs;
  • Review if relevant standards and guidelines were applied by consultants to meet project permit and requirements;

About you

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or related Engineering discipline from an accredited curriculum, with courses in Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering and five (5) years of experience in an applicable field of expertise; OR
  • Master’s degree in Geotechnical Engineering or related Engineering discipline from an accredited curriculum, with courses in Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering and three (3) years of experience in an applicable field of expertise
  • Engineer in Training (EIT) or equivalent relevant certification
  • Knowledge in the principles and practices of Civil, Geologic, Geotechnical, or Hydrologic Engineering or a related field of Science or Engineering
  • Able to demonstrate technical competence through design and/or operations experience in at least one of the following work areas: tailings storage, water dams, process water balance
  • Knowledge of appropriate software (MS Office, AutoCAD) and Geotechnical data analysis
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing to a diversely educated audience
  • Ability to develop and maintain awareness of occupational hazards and safety of yourself and others

What we offer

With over 100 offices globally in 42 countries, we at Brunel are proud to offer this exciting career opportunity. Here at Brunel we offer extraordinary earning potential followed by a very competitive benefit package. We provide the tools for success; world-class training and advanced technology to ensure you succeed within Brunel

About us

Provide project engineering management and professional geotechnical engineering support, analysis and review related to design of a Tailings Storage Facility (TSF), and related infrastructure. Serve as engineering project manager for design of TSF and Technical Expert (TE) during construction phase of the project


  • Vacancy number: PUB213465
  • Location: Denver
  • Market: Oil, Gas & Mining
  • hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Mining
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor
  • Area of Expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Closing date: Saturday, July 6, 2019
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Maria Shchelokova

Account manager Brunel Energy USA Houston


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