Business Assistant, Engineering - Twin Creeks MIne
Newmont Mining - Winnemucca, NV

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Welcome to Newmont Mining Corporation,

a leading gold producer with operations on five continents. Employing approximately 34,000 employees and contractors worldwide, Newmont operates core assets in North America, South America, Australia, Indonesia, and Ghana, with new mine projects currently being developed. Newmont is committed to high standards and leadership in the areas of environmental management and health and safety for its employees and neighboring communities.

Newmont's four mining operations in Nevada include the Carlin Trend complex - the most prolific gold field in the Western hemisphere - located 40 miles west of Elko; the Twin Creeks mine is located 15 miles north of Golconda; the Lone Tree complex near the town of Valmy; and the Phoenix and Midas mines both located near Battle Mountain. Our Nevada properties operate as an integrated unit, and together, they boast the widest variety of processing methods, including Open Pit, Underground, and Process mining.

Safety - At Newmont, the occurrence of any injury is unacceptable. The Company invests significant resources in managing safety risks as it strives to achieve an injury-free workplace.

Environmental - The Nevada sites have won numerous awards for environmental preservation, and for restoring thousands of acres of wildlife and fish habitat.

Community - Our Nevada operations contribute money and expertise to help sustain nearby communities, improve access to health care and promote education.

Newmont provides a competitive pay and an outstanding employee benefit package that includes annual incentive bonus, comprehensive medical and dental plans including a company sponsored medical clinic, life insurance, pension plan, vacation, 401k retirement saving program, and paid holidays. This compensation package couples with an extended mine life makes Newmont a great employment opportunity.

The Business Assistant III will perform a variety of secretarial duties for a manager, requiring knowledge of department policies and procedures. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform functions of job. Essential duties include:

Receive and screen telephone calls and visitors, assist with incoming inquiries, and resolve problems using knowledge of department policies and procedures.

Serve as a liaison between managers and employees and schedule appointments and meetings.

Draft correspondence, edit documents, and take and transcribe minutes of meetings as necessary.

Research, compile and prepare data for administrative reports and presentations.

Domestic and international travel and expense reports.

Generate requests for payment and code and enter data.

Simple project coordination and assignments as requested.

Circulate mail, records, publications, and order and maintain department's office supplies.

With advanced knowledge of filing systems, maintain and update department files, records and publications.

Perform copying, collating, binding, packaging, etc., and disseminate routine and other documents as requested by department personnel including mail/messenger/meeting preparations.

Prepare presentations and reports for meetings, which may include setup of A/V equipment.

May assist with compiling and developing the department's annual budget.

A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.

Disseminate routine and other documents as requested by department personnel including mail/messenger/meeting preparations.

Office professionalism required.

Demonstrate leadership pipeline results appropriate to this role.

Working Conditions:
The position is located in an office environment.


Minimum 6 years clerical/secretarial experience or equivalent combination of training and experience are necessary.

A minimum of 2 years working with a manager or director.

Secretarial/business school training is desirable.

Intermediate computer skills with advanced working knowledge of MS Office applications.

Basic knowledge of office equipment.




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Newmont Mining Corporation is primarily a gold producer, with significant assets or operations stretching across the United States,...