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Title:  Underground Mining Project Engineer

Department:  Mining

Michigamme, MI, US, 49861

Contract Type: Permanent
Employee Type: Employee
Work Type: Work from Office / Site


Lundin Mining is a diversified Canadian base metals mining company with operations in Brazil, Chile, the United States of America, Portugal, Sweden, and Argentina, primarily producing copper, nickel and zinc.

Role Summary

MAIN PURPOSE: Support Mine Operations with all underground projects pertaining to mine optimization, resource extraction, and safety improvements.

Job Description

•    Review, investigate, and develop recommendations regarding all underground engineering projects
•    Act as technical expert on a wide range of small to medium site construction, expansion, and modification projects
•    Develop and communicate project plan to mine planning and contractor to ensure projects stay on plan and budget
•    Track and report project compliance to plan, actual vs planned spend monthly
•    Liaise with key stakeholders throughout the project phases
•    Ensure all mine site projects are delivered in line with Eagle Mine HSE standards and policies
•    Other duties as assigned

•    Bachelor’s Degree (B.S.) in Engineering field; appropriate combination of education and experience may be acceptable in lieu of degree requirements
•    3-5 years of professional experience (technical and/or operations); underground experience required
•    Experience with project scheduling and budgeting required
•    Project management experience preferred
•    Experience with Deswik Suite, VentSim, Microsoft Office Suite preferred

Everyone in the workplace is responsible for his or her own safety and for the safety of their co-workers. Employees are responsible for performing all tasks in accordance with relevant HSEC Site Procedures, so as to work safely and keep the workplace safe.  Lundin Mining Company is responsible for determining steps required to ensure health and safety of all employees, protection of the environment, and the community. Specifically, all employees must:
•    Accept personal responsibility for HSEC
•    Identify hazards, unsafe actions, and conditions that could result in damage to property, injury, impacts to the environment, and the community
•    Obey any instruction issued to protect their own personal health and safety, and the health and safety of others, protection of the environment and the community. 
•    Report, as soon as practicable to their Manager any situations where HSEC requirements are not being conformed to within their work area
•    Avoid endangerment to any other person through any act or omission
•    Only use equipment you are trained to use and operate the equipment in a way that is safe, protects the environment and doesn’t cause undue community impacts. 
•    Participate in HSEC training provided to them
•    Report all incidents; including but not limited to injuries, near miss, community interactions and impacts, environmental impacts, spills, unsafe work practices, etc.

Lundin Mining Corporation fosters a positive, equitable and progressive workforce and is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process. We will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process. If you require any accommodation during the application and hiring process, please contact Human Resources at

Lundin Mining is an equal opportunity employer, committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace. We welcome applications from people with diverse backgrounds, identities, and cultures.


Requisition ID: 1273

Nearest Major Market: Marquette
Nearest Secondary Market: Northern Michigan

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