Senior Environmental Coordinator

Coeur Mining
Lovelock, Nevada, US
Jun 10, 2021
Jun 12, 2021
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Our purpose statement is, We Pursue a Higher Standard. Everything we do is fueled by this statement; it is our foundation and inspiration for our actions every day. At Coeur, we PROTECT our people, places and planet, DEVELOP quality resources, growth and plans, and DELIVER impactful results through teamwork.

Coeur Mining, Inc. is a well-diversified growing precious metals producer with five operations in North America. Coeur's wholly owned operations include the Palmarejo gold-silver complex in Mexico, the Rochester silver-gold mine in Nevada, the Kensington gold mine in Alaska, the Wharf gold mine in South Dakota and the Silvertip silver-zinc-lead mine in British Columbia. In addition, the Company has interests in several precious metals exploration projects throughout North America. Coeur's headquarters are located in Chicago, IL.

Coeur Rochester, based near Lovelock, Nevada, is seeking a Senior Environmental Coordinator to join our team at the Rochester Mine. This position involves performing complex environmental oversight with considerable independent judgment and decision making. Reporting to the Environmental Manager, the Senior Environmental Coordinator will perform the following duties at the Rochester Mine:
  • Implementation of the Company's environmental programs in order to maintain and document compliance with all applicable environmental laws, rules, and permit stipulations.
  • Assists the Environmental Manager with the review of compliance, data trends and reporting. Assists in the development and communication of improvement plans related to environmental management.
  • Provides input and assists the Environmental Manager and Operations personnel in the planning and response to environmental issues and concerns.
  • Assists with planning, schedules, and monitoring environmental aspects of capital projects. Helps ensure that resources are available for the timely completion of all capital projects.
  • Ensures compliance with the required environmental deliverables through inspections, physical audits, and timely correction of identified deficiencies. Assists with the implementation of the environmental management system.
  • Supervises, coaches and assists in the development of Environmental staff.
  • Conducts field environmental monitoring activities related to air, water, wildlife, soils, vegetation, meteorology, and archaeology. Assist, formulate, document and implement environmental sampling routines and quality control procedures in compliance with regulatory requirements of applicable permits and company policy.
  • Assists in the preparation of permits, studies, or regulatory reports related to environmental compliance.
  • Develop and update monitoring and reporting protocols in accordance with state and federal statutes and regulations.
  • Supervise activities of external contractors/consultants involved with environmental and reclamation projects.
  • Provide Environmental training to staff as requested.
  • BS, MS, or Technical Degree in environmental, biological, or earth sciences and 7 years of environmental and management experience within the mining industry or related industry.
  • Alternatively, 12 years of equivalent environmental management experience.
  • Working knowledge of Federal and State regulations and permit requirements.
  • Strong leadership qualities: character, teamwork, communication, business sense, and vision.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficient in computer skills including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and database applications.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to work well within a team environment.
  • Strong analytical ability, problem-solving skills, & work ethic

Preferred Qualifications:
  • 5 to 10 years of environmental experience at an operational mine
  • Working knowledge of Nevada environmental regulations
  • Proficient in GIS mapping

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It is the policy of Coeur Mining, Inc. and its direct and indirect United States subsidiaries (the

"Company") to provide equal opportunity employment to all Employees and applicants for

employment. No person working at the Company's facilities in the United States is to be

discriminated against in employment because of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin,

disability, or veteran status.

Coeur Rochester, Inc. participates in E-Verify and will use E-Verify once you have accepted a job offer and completed a Form I-9. Coeur Rochester, Inc. will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S.