KENNECOTT UTAH COPPER LLC Geotechnical Engineer in SALT LAKE CITY, Utah
Geotechnical Engineer * A company with a world-class reputation for safety and performance * Foster a collaborative team environment built on strong work ethics * Excellent opportunity to develop your career and further develop your technical expertise - Salt Lake City, UT About the role We are looking for a Geotechnical Engineer to be responsible for the site management of design parameters, reading and interpretation of technical instrumentation (piezometers, inclinometers, accelerometers, etc.), reporting quarterly and annual reports to management and government regulators and ensuring that the best data is utilized in all geotechnical analyses during the Tailings construction and operations. We are an open, connected international team of technical specialists using some of the most exciting data and tools on the planet. We are the world leader in automation and smart mining. We have technical development programs that are industry-leading and recognize the unique nature of your role. These provide opportunities to grow your career through a dedicated technical path while being rewarded for your unique skills Located in Magna, Utah (20 miles west of Salt Lake City) and reporting to the Technical Principal Advisor for Tailings and Water Services, you will be responsible for: * Assisting Senior Geotechnical Engineer with coordination of Engineer of Record (EOR) on design changes and geotechnical risk mitigations * Under the supervision of Senior Geotechnical Engineer, assist with Interpretation of embankment geotechnical design parameters * Providing analysis and interpretation of geotechnical instrumentation (piezometers, inclinometers, accelerators, etc.) to direct "Observational Method" and "Performance Based Method" of construction of tailings embankment. * Participating in coordination of execution of QA/QC program * Maintaining Automated System for piezometer and geotechnical instrumentation * Demonstrated ability to implement and manage continuous improvement processes About you To be successfully considered for this role, you will need: * Undergraduate degree in Geotechnical, Geological, Mining or Civil Engineering is essential * At least 1-4 years of relevant operating and technical experience * Relevant industry training in the fields of Geotechnical Engineering * Some experience on tailings construction or dam construction * Experience with slope monitoring systems and geo-hazard management * Knowledge of geotechnical software packages * Ability to work independently and to take/apply feedback Beneficial to also possess: * Leadership, project experience, good verbal and written communication, adaptability, accountability, computer literacy, and problem solving skills. * Innovation management, decision-making, process management, collaborative and team-oriented management style. * Demonstrate an open minded genuine curiosity towards understanding the needs of business and the impact of applied solutions * Proven stakeholder management experience What we offer Here is just a glimpse of our industry leading rewards package: * A safety-focused and inclusive working environment * A competitive salary package with annual cash incentive awards (STIP) for eligible employees * Career development and education assistance to further your... For full info follow application link. Creating an inclusive and diverse workforce: We are a diverse team of talented, enthusiastic individuals who foster a culture of inclusion. No matter how they may differ, our people share one thing in common. It's a belief that work is more rewarding when we are accepted and valued for our differences, not judged by them. We all have something to contribute, and it's this contribution that makes for a great organization and fulfilling career.