Jill Nelson

Jill Nelson

Jill is a Mining Engineer who started her career with Shell Mining Company.  She moved into the waste industry for BFI, managing closure projects, EH&S, then into managing hazardous waste landfills at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal.  She then returned to BFI as their landfill sales manager.  Contributing to her alma mater, Jill spent three years fundraising for SDSM&T, focusing on the mining sector.  She then segued into recruiting in the mining industry with Downing Teal in Denver in 2008.  Matching top end talent to the right opportunity with our clients is her passion.

“Every person has a story. Every company has an unique culture. Listening to and understanding both our clients and candidates is fascinating. A perfect match, candidate to company, is such a great accomplishment and when cultural fit, including long term growth and leadership, is the priority, the reward of finding the right person is priceless!”

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Multi-faceted, the Brooks & Nelson team holds over 50 years of cumulative Mining and Natural Resources recruiting experience. This life-long experience brings a face to a name and is backed by years of successful placements.