Kumtor Gold Company CJSC invites 3 and 4-year students on a competitive basis to practice in MINE ENGINEERING & GEOLOGY department during summer 2019:


  • Be 3 or 4-year student from a Kyrgyz Republic University (4-year students are considered at 5-year education) in the following majors: Mine Survey, Open Pit Mining, Underground Mining of Mineral Deposits, Mining Physical Processes;
  • Be medically fit to work at high altitude mine;
  • Proactive and motivated to learn new;
  • Efficient and disciplined worker;
  • Advanced user of Microsoft Office and AutoCAD;
  • Diligent worker with teamwork skills;
  • Knowledge of English will be a priority.


  • Learn and master geodesic devices, tools and their application;
  • Safe surveying and staking out procedure using surveying instruments;
  • Study sludge sampling methods to obtain reliable results;
  • Safe performance of works according to the instructions for installation and removal of monitoring points on the pit slopes, installation and removal of piezometers, thermistors, inclinometers;
  • Learn all relevant requirements for tailings facilities;
  • Familiarize with the general blasting concepts. The impact of physical and mechanical rock properties and Drill/Blast parameters on the blasting quality.

 Work conditions:

  • Paid practice in the international company
  • Duration – 3 months
  • Location – Kumtor Mine
  • Rotation schedule – 14/14

To participate in the student selection, you are requested to:

  • Fill out the application form, attach a copy of student status certificate from University. Application form is available here.
  • Submit no later than 00 hrs on May 17, 2019 via e-mail or to the address: 24 Ibraimov Street, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic (Uchkun OJSC Building, 10th floor).
  • If you wish to submit your application form via e-mail, please make sure to specify the reference “Summer Student Program” in the subject line of your message.


Only the most suitable candidates will be invited for an interview.