Richard Tremblay might be promoted to senior VP operations and Richard Weymark had been appointed VP engineering, the Vancouver-based miner mentioned.
McDonald joined Taseko as chief monetary officer in 2013 and was appointed president in June 2019.
Earlier than becoming a member of Taseko, McDonald held plenty of senior jobs within the mining trade together with chief monetary officer at Quadra FNX Mining Ltd.
Tremblay has greater than 30 years of expertise in mining operations in British Columbia and has been a key member of the staff since becoming a member of Taseko in 2014 as GM of the Gibraltar mine.
Weymark joined the corporate three years in the past as chief engineer and beforehand spent 10 years in progressively senior roles at Teck’s Highland Valley Copper operation together with roles in mine engineering, mine operations and tailings dam development.
Taseko, operator of its 75%-owned Gibraltar open-pit mine in B.C., is awaiting a final permit decision by the US authorities’s Environmental Safety Company (EPA) on its Florence Copper in-situ restoration challenge in Arizona.