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Mine Data Analyst (Contract)

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.



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.



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.


Based at the Macassa Mine Site, we currently have an exciting opportunity for a Mine Data Analyst to join our Engineering team for a 1-year contract. 


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 Mine Data Analyst will have the opportunity to gain valuable insight into the day-to-day operation of a world-class mining asset and participate and contribute to the design and materialization of technical, tactical, and administrative business strategies.


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Design, construct, and operate ancillary data infrastructure required to support efficient data analysis endeavours
  • Ensure key data is available and accessible across the business improvement group and is efficiently communicated across the organization
  • Develop and provide clean, transformed data ready for analysis
  • Conduct data warehousing, data architecture, and data performance optimizations
  • Apply best practices to analytics and engineering principles as needed
  • Synergize with key business stakeholders to derive data-driven questions, and subsequently develop respective data-driven solutions
  • Use statistics and core analytics techniques to extract value from data, geared towards enhancing the mines productive capacity and extract business improvement initiatives
  • Participate and support in descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive analysis
  • Participate in the integration of technical, tactical, and administrative strategies into the standard operating practices of the Macassa mine site
  • Catalyze technical, tactical/operational, and administrative decision-making processes for the Macassa site
  • Contribute technical expertise in the application of engineering principles within an array of engineering disciplines as needed
  • Support the engineering, mine maintenance, and mine operations groups via enabling data-driven perspectives that will assist in optimizing and enhancing the mine sites performance
  • Support technical and operational groups as required




Our ideal candidate has:

  • A degree in Engineering and/or applied sciences
  • Is eligible or may become eligible to apply for Professional Engineer designation in Ontario
  • Presents well-rounded verbal and written communication skills
  • Has the ability to work independently as required or as part of a high-performance team
  • Presents good interpersonal skills
  • Has a keen ability to communicate technical concepts and science-based principles to various audiences
  • Presents previous experience in the application of mathematics and physics for field-based problem solving
  • Previous experience and/or CO-OP working in a mining environment
  • Computer programing language is considered an asset
  • Previous underground mining experience is considered an asset


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 package and on-the-job perks, including:


  • Competitive salary
  • 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.