Mining Engineer Internship - Mine Planning

Job location:
Johns Creek, Georgia, USA
Created moment:
October 11, 2021
Job reference:
REQ - 04941

The Company

The world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide, Imerys delivers high value-added, functional solutions to diversified set of industrial sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its knowledge of applications, technological expertise and its material science know-how to deliver solutions based on beneficiation of its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. These contribute essential properties to customers’ products and performance, including refractoriness, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.

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The Position

Mining Engineer Internship - Mine Planning

Job Summary

Location: Roswell, GA or Home based

Education Requirements: Candidate must be enrolled in an accredited school or university and currently pursuing a degree in Mining Engineering or other related degree.  

As a Mining Engineer Intern, you will organize, update and assist development of 5 year mine plans for select facilities in North America.  Assist in long term data management of site plan work.  Candidates may be asked to travel to assist with drone surveying.  Perform safety inspection of berms and road conditions by analyzing photogrammetric data.

 Project Description:

Organize, update and assist development of 5 year mine plans for select facilities in NA

 Project Learning Objectives:

Experience working in a mine planning/geology team

Understanding the components of a long term plan

Experience with several useful mine planning and mapping software tools such as Surpac, AutoCAD, SiteScan (drone data management), CloudCompare, Google Earth, and others

In our Manufacturing plants and mines, we transform our minerals to provide solutions and products that improve peoples’ lives. We operate across an extensive range of customer markets, helping the world to make careful and effective use of precious natural resources.

What we offer you: 

  • Responsibilities as of Day 1 – you will feel the ownership of your project from the beginning, and you will be given specific projects and responsibilities

  • Continuous coaching & mentoring– We'll help you work with passionate people and also receive both formal training and mentoring from your manager

  • Visibility of Senior leaders 

  • Dynamic and respectful work environment – employees are at the core; we value every individual and encourage initiatives promoting agility and work/life balance

  • Priority in selection process for Imerys Graduates program – upon successful completion of your Internship and university graduation, you will be given priority in hiring into our Imerys Graduates program


We provide relocation support to get you where we need you.

  • We offer competitive wages

  • We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.

Position Type

Full time


Intern (Fixed Term)

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To ensure fairness and legal compliance in our recruitment processes, only applications received through the online application process will be considered. 

IMERYS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and it is our policy to not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local laws.