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Norwest is an international energy, mining, and environmental consulting firm with offices in Canada, United States, India, and Brazil.
 
Norwest offers its professionals the opportunity to work on a diverse range of projects. We contract our expertise to international mining and energy companies, utilities, financial institutions, land developers, governments, legal firms, and regulatory agencies. For each project, we carefully assemble a knowledge-based team of experts who are highly accomplished at developing and operating world-class ventures.

Norwest offers competitive salaries, based on education and experience, and a full benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401k and paid time off.

Job Postings

Description:

Norwest is seeking a full-time Senior Project Engineer specializing in Mine Reclamation. This position will be responsible for providing comprehensive engineering services according to project or assignment criteria to achieve safe, cost-effective, and efficient project outcomes. This will be accomplished by participating in the planning, coordination, and review of engineering requirements and responsibilities between disciplines on reclamation projects and assignments. Interaction with clients, support staff, third-party consultants, and contractors in project planning and execution is also required.

Responsibilities:

  • Leading and managing multidisciplinary teams for reclamation projects from concept through design, procurement, and construction. 
  • Preparing and implementing specifications, cost estimates and controls, scope of work, materials needed, and deliverables in accordance with project requirements. 
  • Directing engineering and non-technical staff, including assigning and delegating work. 
  • Writing technical reports and providing internal peer review. 
  • Providing senior-level oversight and peer review of concepts, designs, and reports. 
  • Presenting project planning and results to clients. 
  • Developing and preparing proposals and work plans for new assignments. 
  • Maintaining and fostering client relationships, including assisting with business development to expand client base within the office and market segment.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledgeable in large corporation project management systems, processes and protocols.
  • Able to work as a client representative and interface with clients in the local area, as well as onsite.
  • Understands geotechnical and or civil work as it relates to mine closure. 
  • Experience as a PE is preferred. 
  • PMP or PMI certification preferred.
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills.
  • Strong English verbal and technical writing skills, including experience in writing proposals and technical reports.
  • Ability to travel domestically to support projects, marketing activities, and client needs.

Education and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Mining, Civil, or Geotechnical Engineering or a related engineering degree.
  • Minimum of 15 years’ experience in engineering/project management and mine reclamation projects with experience in stakeholder management and working with federal and state agencies.

Location of Employment:

This position will be based in one of our United States offices – Salt Lake City, UT; Charleston, WV; or Denver, CO. There may also be an option for this position to be based in our Vancouver or Calgary offices.

To Apply:

For immediate consideration, please send your resume to usrecruiting@norwestcorp.com.

Norwest would like to thank all applicants for their interest in this position. Calls regarding this position will not be accepted, as all recruiting activities are managed via our Recruitment Management System. Only submittals sent via email will be considered for this opportunity. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Norwest Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Norwest Corporation is an international professional services firm with clients in the energy, mining, and environmental sectors. With offices in the United States, Canada, India, and Brazil, we have been providing integrated resource consulting for over 35 years. For more information, visit our website: www.norwestcorp.com.