Senior Sustainability Engineer

Copper Mountain Mining Corporation (CMMC) is a TSX/ASX listed copper producer, developer and explorer in world class mining jurisdictions. Copper Mountain’s flagship asset is the 75% owned Copper Mountain mine located in southern British Columbia near the town of Princeton. The Copper Mountain mine produces over 100 million pounds of copper equivalent per year with a large resource that remains open laterally and at depth. Copper Mountain also has the development stage Eva Copper Project in Queensland, Australia, which is expected to add approximately 100 million pounds of copper on an annual basis, in addition to an extensive 210,000 hectare highly prospective land package in the Mount Isa district. Headquartered in Vancouver, BC, Copper Mountain trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol “CMMC” and Australian Stock Exchange under the symbol “C6C”.

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As we continue to grow Copper Mountain Mining Corporation, there are many career development opportunities available for motivated and goal–oriented individuals.

Work with us and you will benefit from the mentorship and guidance of experienced professionals because we understand that in order to accomplish our goals, we must work as a team and rely on the effort of every team member.

Senior Sustainability Engineer

Vancouver, BC with travel as required to the Copper Mountain Mine and other exploration locations. This position provides opportunity to work remotely or in the office providing flexibility in location and lifestyle.

Reporting to the Director, Sustainable Development, the Senior Sustainability Engineer is responsible for coordinating Copper Mountain Mining Corporation’s Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) objectives, performance, and reporting. This includes the Company’s participation in the Mining Association of Canada’s (MAC) Towards Sustainable Mining (TSM) program which is a globally recognized, award winning sustainability performance program.

This key role provides an opportunity to work with an evolving sustainability team and play an important role in defining the future of sustainable mining, through advancing new ideas and supporting implementation of new technologies. Copper Mountain is a leading and innovative mining company, driven by our purpose to Power a Sustainable Future. We mine with integrity and we are committed to the safe, responsible mining of copper, which is vital to powering a clean-energy future. Copper Mountain recognizes that different life experiences, backgrounds, and mindsets are key to driving innovative problem-solving, which is why we are committed to creating diverse teams, empowering our people, and fostering creative and innovative thinking.

Key Responsibilities
• Coordinate company TSM activities and implementation. This includes leading the TSM interface between the Company and MAC to maintain compliance with TSM and leading the company engagement with MAC on TSM advancements.
• Identify and support implementation of energy, greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, water and waste performance improvement initiatives to meet or exceed targets to support Copper Mountain’s continuous improvement objectives.
• Coordinate company sustainability analytics and reporting, including engaging with the Company team to develop, track and build out meaningful performance metrics to support the Company’s annual sustainability report.
• Coordinate company GHG emissions reporting, including project-specific reporting for CleanBC.
• Support implementation of other company ESG reporting objectives.
• Work with the Director, Sustainable Business Development on developing and implementing energy efficiency and GHG emissions reduction projects to support company net-zero target.
• Support preparation of funding applications for clean energy and GHG reduction projects.
• Assist the Director, Sustainable Development with the delivery of project requirements as they relate to scope, cost and schedule.
• Participate in meetings and communications related to ESG initiatives with project teams and site management, including visits to the operating mine sites.
• Participate in conferences and networking events to share our ESG story.
• Develop, execute and document project assignments in compliance with committed timelines and project goals, and per established policies and procedures.
• Perform other duties as required.

Education & Experience
• Bachelor’s and/or advanced degree in Engineering; equivalent combination of education and experience in related field of study may be considered.
• 4-6 years of mining related experience, ideally with some mine site working experience.
• Demonstrated experience implementing successful new initiatives.
• A passionate interest in sustainability is expected.

Required Skills
• Excellent oral and written communication skills, including the ability to present ideas clearly.
• High degree of business acumen and ability to think strategically.
• Ability to identify key technical and business issues and develop innovative solutions.
• Ability to take initiative, influence and work independently across different levels of the organization.
• Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment managing multiple priorities under tight deadlines.
• Strong attention to detail and exceptional organizational skills.
• Strong engineering analytical skills.
• Strong leadership skills.
• Proficient computer skills, with advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (Power Point, Word, Excel) and ability to learn new software.

To apply, please send your cover letter and resume to Please include ‘Senior Sustainability Engineer’ in the subject line of your email response.

While we thank all applicants for their interest, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Date Posted: April 27, 2022
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