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Newmont Mining Reviews

Updated December 11, 2017
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Pros
  • Pay and benefits are good, coworkers are friendly (in 20 reviews)

  • They provide great benefits with reasonable pay (in 19 reviews)

Cons
  • You will have some issues with work life balance in Winnemucca or Elko as the towns aren't exactly college student friendly (in 9 reviews)

  • Long hours including commute time (in 8 reviews)

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  1. "International Employee"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Denver, CO
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Denver, CO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Newmont Mining full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good career opportunities, great working environment and excellent benefits! Employee welfare is a a priority and i am excited to be part of this team.

    Cons

    Maybe too soon to say but i only have positive experiences about working here.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Full Time Employee - Corporate office, Denver"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Denver, CO
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Denver, CO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Newmont Mining full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    + Outstanding total comp/benefits package
    + Some standout very strong ELT leaders that provide staff promotion/ learning opportunities
    + Company working very hard on cultural improvements (inclusion and diversity as example), some work yet to be done
    + Fitness center for employees

    Cons

    - can move to fast on major changes (company doesn't allow time for system stabilization for example)

    Advice to Management

    + Keep focused on the employee

  3. "Great company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Staff Geologist in Elko, NV
    Current Employee - Staff Geologist in Elko, NV
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Newmont Mining (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good coworkers, managers, opportunity to grow, they give you opportunities to learn more rather than pigeonhole you and forget about you

    Cons

    Not really any, the commute can be long but that is typical of mining so I really can't fault Newmont with that.

    Advice to Management

    Keep growing the company and its assets


  4. "Summer Student"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Newmont Mining as an intern

    Pros

    Really great summer job for college students.

    Cons

    There was not as much supervision or projects set up to keep us busy.


  5. "Really awesome company i have ever viewed"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Helpdesk Team Leader in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Helpdesk Team Leader in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Newmont Mining full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    I am Looking for an valuable company which impart me an smart worlk place and
    new things to know..and also about their environment place.

    Cons

    properly worked with team members by safety means

    Advice to Management

    being discipline,humble,respect to others and seniors may lead to you in high plce


  6. "Mine Engineering Intern"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Intern - Mine Engineer in Winnemucca, NV
    Current Intern - Mine Engineer in Winnemucca, NV
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Newmont Mining as an intern (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Real world projects and responsibilities for mining projects, planning and daily tasks. Developed skills to make important decisions and real solutions to the mining projects. Safety culture, values and drive for a profitable business are only a few things that make this a great company.

    Cons

    I have nothing bad to say about Newmont.


  7. Helpful (1)

    "Soil Scientist"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Soil Scientist in Elko, NV
    Current Employee - Soil Scientist in Elko, NV
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Newmont Mining full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good job and safety at work place.

    Cons

    Hard work is a requirement or neccessary.

    Advice to Management

    Ready to start work as soon as possible.

  8. Helpful (1)

    "I&e tECH"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Battle Mountain, NV
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Battle Mountain, NV
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Newmont Mining full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Good pay
    Great Benefits
    Good vacation
    lots of training
    Plenty of sites to choose from
    seems like there is room to grow in certain dept.

    Cons

    Middle of no where
    long commute
    unpaid drive time to and from work
    company starting to cut perks in training and what not


  9. "Good Place to work for"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Newmont Mining full-time

    Pros

    Great safety culture, great outlook and focus

    Cons

    Too much politics and employee selection is biased.

    Advice to Management

    More objective in employee selection


  10. "Human Resources"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Newmont Mining full-time

    Pros

    Great pay
    Great benefits
    Lots of time off

    Cons

    If you're salaried exempt, they let you work all the overtime you want!

    Advice to Management

    Stop the succession planning joke. Everybody knows preference goes to Rio Tinto employees.


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