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Mine 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.

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Location: Macassa Mine, Kirkland Lake, ON

Rotation:  7/7 schedule

 

This role is not a Camp Based opportunity.

 

 

ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY

Based at the Macassa Mine, we currently have an exciting opportunity for a Mine Geologist/GIT to join our Production Geology team.

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 Geologist/GIT 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

Reporting to the Senior Mine Geologist your responsibilities will include:

  • Actively adhere to all Health and Safety regulations and policies while contributing to all safety initiatives
  • Ensure timely and accurate creation and dissemination of all Mine Geology reports
  • Ensure all efforts are made to maximise grade and minimise dilution through effective geological control
  • Active participation in all forms of communication between Geology, Technical and Operational personnel to ensure collaboration and consistency is achieved
  • Co-ordination of all daily production duties related Mine Geology activities to ensure alignment with other operational requirements, including but not limited to grade calls and geological / geotechnical mapping projects underground
  • Ensure the timely and accurate transfer of geological data into existing data structures such as mapping and reporting libraries, assay databases and geological software
  • All other duties as directed by your supervisor.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Our ideal candidate has:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Geology or related Earth Science program
  • Must be registered as a Professional Geoscientist in the Province of Ontario (P.Geo) or be eligible for and working towards professional accreditation in Ontario
  • Ideally have one to three years of experience working in an underground mining or exploration field
  • Experience core logging using a standard geological software
  • Experience using and/or interpreting various types of geological data and previous experience with mining/exploration geological software applications
  • Strong computer and data management skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • High safety standards

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

 

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.