| Full time

Project Manager (mining engineering)

Job Description

This is a remote position based in the USA; you must possess current US employment authorization; sponsorship is not available for this position.

GateSource HR Mining Division is partnering with a leading industry player in the mineral processing sector. We are seeking a skilled and experienced Project Manager to join a dedicated Engineering team.
As a Project Manager, you will have the opportunity to work on challenging projects, support plant modifications, and contribute to the continuous improvement of the company processes.

You will be responsible for:

  • Managing the project through the Pre-project and Project phases.
  • Participating in the Preliminary Definition phase, either managing or supporting as agreed with the Project Executive (PEX) and Project Customer.
  • Supporting the PEX throughout the Pre-project and Project phases.
  • Preparing project baselines, including Scope, Cost, and Schedule.
  • Managing all changes to project baselines.
  • Developing a detailed project plan to track progress.
  • Managing project risks in collaboration with the PEX.
  • Ensuring Engineering resource availability and allocation.
  • Coordinating Engineering teams, both internal and external resources.
  • Facilitating effective coordination and communication between the Project Team and vendors, contractors, and suppliers.
  • Implementing specifications, group recommendations, regional requirements, and regulations as defined in the Pre-Project phase.
  • Coordinating pre, cold, and full commissioning with internal and external resources.
  • Creating and maintaining comprehensive project documentation, including budget, schedule, and resource reports.
  • Preparing project reports for the PEX.
  • Being present on-site during critical project phases as required.
  • Ensuring effective Sustainability Management (Quality, Health, Safety, and Environment) in compliance with policies and local laws and regulations.
  • Ensuring the project has sufficient insurance coverage and complies with policies.
  • Educating project resources on the Project Management System, procedures, templates, and tools with the support of the PMO (Project Management Office).
  • Leading lessons learned sessions at the closure of the project.
  • Taking responsibility for project management during the Pre-project and Project phases.
  • Developing project baselines (Schedule, Scope, and Cost).
  • Managing the project to adhere to project baselines.
  • Performing other duties as assigned.


To excel in this role, you should possess the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar field.
  • Minimum 15 years of experience with Project Management experience in a mining environment.
  • Leadership skills, including excellent communication, motivation, and client-facing abilities.
  • Strong management skills, with proficiency in teaming, monitoring, and problem-solving.
  • Knowledge of PMI and PMP certification is desired.
  • Excellent communication skills in English, Spanish or Portuguese skills are nice to have
  • Willing to travel to project sites as required (up to 50%), in the US and South America


Competitive compensation package based on experience, along with a comprehensive benefits plan.

Job Information



Work Experience

5+ years


$Market related

Job Type

Full time




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