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Temporary G2 Production Geology

Date:  Sep 25, 2021
Location: 

Timmins, 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.

Dimensions

 

Significant contribution to the Hoyle pond Technical services and Operations teams  with the goal of adhering to and progressing current production geology activities. Reports directly to the Production Geology Supervisor.
 

Purpose

 

Interpret, collect and compile geological information; communicate with and direct underground production crews. Provide support for the Mining Department, the Engineering department, for underground operations diamond drilling, for reserve/resource calculations and for data management.

Essential Duties

 

Expedite all geological duties in the underground operation including; 
mapping of face, back and walls, face and back chip sampling, grab sampling, and visiting active long hole stopes to produce stope reports
Give geological support to the underground operation, working closely with the mining supervision and operators
Provide direction for excavation to the mine operations development group
Assay validation, data entry, grade estimation, presentation of results and support to production
Maintaining of data bases for production and reconciliation purposes
Advice is given freely on ground control and other geologically related issues
Continual improvement of existing processes in both grade and ground control

Training & Experience

 

B.Sc. in Geology or equivalent
Registration as a Professional Geoscientist or eligibility for such registration is an asset.
Minimum of 2 years’ experience in the underground mining environment
proven leadership capabilities as you will be guiding the production department and making decisions with regards to production activities as required
 

Working Conditions

 

  • This job is located at Hoyle, part of Newmont's Porcupine mine site near Timmins, ON

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.