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Beat Geologist

If you thrive on success and team work in a team culture, Agnico Eagle offers career opportunities on a global scale. We provide rewarding and challenging work that will help you grow your skills and your career. Agnico Eagle is committed to creating meaningful opportunities for our employees and we encourage everyone who works for us to contribute to their full potential. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We provide a safe work environment and seek to ensure all individuals are treated with respect and dignity, free from harassment, discrimination, bullying and retaliation. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need. Disability-related accommodations during the application and selection process are available upon request. Interested? We hope you are.

INTRO

WHAT DO YOU VALUE IN A CAREER?

At Agnico Eagle, our values never waver. We believe in trust, respect, equality, family and responsibility. Why? Because they express who we are and they have helped us succeed in business for over 60 years.

WHAT DOES AGNICO EAGLE VALUE?

We value you – your unique set of skills and experience. We value your willingness to build those skills and make a meaningful contribution to our company. And, we value your commitment to treat every person on our team with respect, helping us to operate safely, protect the environment and make a positive contribution to our local communities.

ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY

The Macassa Mine is a high-grade gold producer, with grade improving at depth, and a key valuation driver for Agnico Eagle.  Located in the Town of Kirkland Lake, Ontario, the Macassa Mine remains one of the highest gold grade mines in the world. Macassa commenced operations in 2002, and with the discovery of the South Mine Complex has been able to increase its level of production significantly over the past five years. The mine is located in an area with well-developed infrastructure, including a provincial highway, a railway system and a private airport. High-grade ore is processed at the Macassa Mill, which currently has available capacity and is located in close proximity to the mine. 

The Beat Geologist will collect, collate, and communicate accurate underground geological data to ensure that the operation efficiently extracts the orebody, whilst ensuring adherence to all statutory requirements and Company Safety, Health and Environmental standards and procedures.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Maintain continual underground grade control mapping and sampling
  • Data entry of geological information
  • Maximize grade and minimize dilution through effective geological control
  • Maintain high levels of communication between Geology, Technical and Operational personnel
  • Maintain daily, weekly, and monthly reporting of production and reconciliation data
  • Co-ordinate all geological, grade control and drilling activities in the underground operation, ensuring best practice techniques
  • Produce technical reports based on resource definition and production findings
  • Other duties as applied from time to time

QUALIFICATIONS

Our ideal candidate has:

  • Geological Technician or B.Sc. in Geology
  • Registered GIT or P.Geo preferred
  • Strong academic and applied background in structural geology
  • 3 years plus in gold and underground is desirable
  • Exceptional Computer skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Self-starter and ability to work unsupervised although strong team player
  • High safety standards
  • Exceptional time management skills

WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU?

Together, we are building a world-class gold mine and our success is determined by the hard work and dedication of our team. All of our team members are rewarded with a competitive benefits package and on-the-job perks, including:

  • Competitive salary
  • Group benefits package
  • Training and learning opportunities

 

Should you be the successful candidate for this role, you will be contacted by a member of our Human Resources Department to schedule an interview.

Together, we are Going for Gold in everything that we do and our success is determined by the hard work and dedication of our team.