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"Get in get out get on with life"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Leach Metalurgy Intern in Carlin, NV
Current Employee - Leach Metalurgy Intern in Carlin, NV
Doesn't Recommend
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

- If you have the initiative you can take on multiple projects
- Lots of personal career growth occurs when working with the "non-workers"
- Good compensation particularly for multiple internships
- Will likely discover you don't want to work for Newmont before it's too late

Cons

- 1/3 of the workforce calls themselves "the nonworkers" because they litterally avoid doing any work. They will try to prevent you from getting your work done and will do everything possible to make your internship hell. Possibly succeeding.

- If you don't take the initiative you can spend your entire grinding rocks or worse absolutely nothing

- Projects frequently are not valuable and are a mutual waste of time

- Very disorganized intern program

- Willingness to lose millions of dollars instead of spending thousands of dollars on chemical products

Advice to Management

Find the slackers in your organization - they cost you money and stand in everyone's way.

Other Employee Reviews for Newmont Mining

  1. "Great Company!"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Director in Denver, CO
    Former Employee - Director in Denver, CO
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Newmont Mining has an excellent business culture, they offer an excellent compensation package and the company is led by an outstanding CEO.

    Cons

    Newmont is an international company, as such developing effective talent management systems is always a challenge. Career progression is somehow hindered by exposure to decision makers.

    Advice to Management

    Congratulations on doing a great job at managing the business. Price of Gold is at a old time record, nevertheless, don't underestimate the importance of cost controls systems and methodologies.


  2. Helpful (2)

    "Don't like my experience working here"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Denver, CO
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Denver, CO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    The pay is ok and when you have Newmont in your resume you will go very far in terms of bigger and better job offers.

    Cons

    Poor employee Induction especially in the SCM department. You will only survive here if you agree with the boss the loudest, not because you perform the well. Too many emotional and insecure people working here.

    Advice to Management

    Put more emphasis on employee induction


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