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Production Geologist

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Thunderbay, ON, CA (Canada)

Newmont is the world’s leading gold company and a producer of copper, silver, zinc and lead. The Company’s world-class portfolio of assets, prospects and talent is anchored in favorable mining jurisdictions in North America, South America, Australia and Africa. Newmont is the only gold producer listed in the S&P 500 Index and is widely recognized for its principled environmental, social and governance practices. The Company is an industry leader in value creation, supported by robust safety standards, superior execution and technical proficiency. Newmont was founded in 1921 and has been publicly traded since 1925.

Production Geologist

 

Musselwhite Mine

We are seeking a motivated Production Geologist to join our team, reporting to the Production Geology Supervisors

Responsibilities


•    Provide effective grade control of the underground mine
•    Perform sampling and mapping of underground headings and associated reporting
•    Liaise with Engineering and Mining Departments to optimize grade control and operational efficiency 
•    Provide information for daily, weekly and monthly reporting
•    Perform interpretation and modeling of lithology and mineralogy
•    Design and manage delineation drilling programs
•    Interpret geological data and model deposits 
•    Log diamond drill core as required

Requirements

•    4-year B.Sc. degree in Geology, or equivalent
•    2 - 5 years of relevant experience preferred
•    P.Geo, or working towards designation
•    Knowledge of Vulcan and Acquire software an asset
•    Strong analytical and organization skills
•    Excellent communication skills (oral, written, listening, presentation)
•    Ability to frequently lift, carry and push 75 lbs
•    Ability to frequently reach below and at-shoulder level
•    Strong commitment to working in a safe, socially-responsible manner
•    Experience working in a culturally diverse environment

The work schedule for this position is 14 on, 14 days off, working 12-hour days. 

As an equal opportunity employer, Newmont is committed to diversity, inclusion, and accessibility. 
We encourage all qualified candidates to apply. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.