Engineer Mining /design/

Open date: 2024-05-30
Close date: 2024-06-13 17:30
Department: Underground

Oyu Tolgoi’s workforce today is more than 96 per cent Mongolian, and major strategic focus for the company is to develop a skilled workforce that is continuously learning. We aim to attract the best talent, so that we can together deliver a safe and globally competitive copper business that contributes to the prosperity of Mongolia.

The opportunity

We are looking for one (1) Engineer Mining /design/ in Oyu Tolgoi LLC, Underground Technical Services department based at Oyu Tolgoi mine site and Ulaanbaatar office 7/7/5/2 bases.

The primary purpose of this role is to provide services and support on mine design activities of the organisational unit in large complex environment in line with the company policies and procedures to achieve the department's objectives and targeted plan.

What the role entails

  • Completion of detailed mine design drafting requirements (IFD, MDA, MCA, GS, CB, Excav..etc)
  • Mining Data Management administration (uploading and amending all approved mine design for the underground mine)
  • Underground time to enhance their mining engineering knowledge.
  • Completion of complex Mass Excavation design packages
  • Mine area design projects (using mining engineering skills versus drafting designs)
  • Training more junior staff to elevate everyone up to a higher level.
  • Advanced solids modelling for geotechnical department to enable complex geotechnical models to be run for drive/area stability.
  • Training in being future leaders and to take over as acting leaders when other people are away.
  • Procedural updates when required and translation to Mongolian for easy use by other team members.

What you will need for this role

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineer Mining or other relevant discipline
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in Mining sector.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • English competency in both written and oral is essential.
  • The ability to communicate design requirements with Mongolian and international engineering businesses
  • Excellent computer skills including proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office suite, AutoDesk AEC, Deswik, 3D design software.

All interested candidates should submit the following documents:

Please click HERE to go to Oyu Tolgoi LLC Online Application System or go to, select your vacancy and click on the link in the bottom.

Please make sure to attach the following documents:

  • CV (in English and Mongolian)
  • Cover Letter (in English and Mongolian)

If you have any enquiries, please contact the following addresses:

Monnis Tower, 1st Floor
Chinggis Avenue 15, Sukhbaatar District
Ulaanbaatar - 14240, Mongolia

Tel: + (976) - 7010-3604

All potential candidates must be medically cleared.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and asked to submit additional documents

For successful candidates, please be advised that information submitted and collected during the recruitment process may be used or required by other HR functions such as Training and HR Services.

Employees of the Oyu Tolgoi LLC and subcontract companies currently working at Oyu Tolgoi mine must notify their employer of their application prior to progressing to the interview stage.

Oyu Tolgoi LLC ensures fair and transparent recruitment practices where all applicants are provided with equal opportunities and the decision on recruitment is made by committee members without any involvement of mediating individuals.