Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited

JUNIOR OPEN PIT PRODUCTION GEOLOGIST (FLY-IN FLY-OUT)
MEL00876

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 OUR OPERATION


Agnico Eagle is always looking for new talented team members to join our Nunavut mining operations. Meliadine is located just northwest of Rankin Inlet, a small coastal town on the shores of Hudson Bay. Commercial production began at Meliadine in mid-May 2019 and the mine officially opened at the end of June. This mine is our largest gold deposit in terms of mineral resources and we expect to operate it for at least 14 years. The site features a power plant and processing facilities, as well as a complete camp complex.


YOUR NEXT CHALLENGE:


Reporting to the Open Pit Production Geology Coordinators, the Junior Open Pit Production Geologist will perform his/her duties as a member of the Geology department and collaborate with other departments of the division. The Junior Open Pit Production Geologist plays an important role in performing good geological practices in terms of providing quality geological information to mine operations to maximize the mining of the resource. He/She also plays a role in core logging, sampling, mapping, grade control, as well as ensuring compliance with QA/QC. He/She will ensure that the goals and objectives are achieved, while promoting and respecting Agnico Eagle’s culture, Health & Safety Code of Conduct, and the Environment.

  • Manage tasks and projects as assigned to the position by the Open Pit Production Geology Coordinators;
  • Integrate the geology models into the mine plan, participate to 3d modelling updates;
  • Assist with the management of the OP delineation drilling campaign including drill hole planning, ensure priorities and targets are reached;
  • Describe drill core in a timely and quality manner, import assays into logging software;
  • Grade Control: provide mineralization contacts, line up ore packets, ensure contacts are respected and material is moved from/to appropriate stockpiles/crusher, analyze ore packets versus blast movements;
  • Blast holes data entry/QAQC;
  • Participate to OP mapping activities;
  • Assist with the production geology activities such that files, maps, and records are accurate and up to date and in a timely manner.

WHAT YOU NEED TO SUCCEED
  • Bachelor’s degree in Geology or Geological Engineering;
  • Qualifications to register with NAPEG is required;
  • Minimum 1-2 years of experience in geology, preferably in open pit production or 3D modelling;
  • Qualify for an Approval Letter for access to Explosives (or equivalent);
  • Knowledge of Datamine, Deswik, and DHLogger softwares is considered an asset;
  • Leadership, Autonomy, and Team Spirit;
  • Experience working in a multicultural environment;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team;
  • Working knowledge of all Microsoft Office software including Outlook, Excel, Word & PowerPoint;
  • Strong ability to effectively communicate in English (Oral and written). Selected candidates must attain a passing mark on a SPEEXX English language assessment.

Work Schedule

  • Schedule: 14 days of work, followed by 14 days for transportation and rest; flights departing from all communities in the Kivalliq region, Mirabel or Val-d’Or, Quebec.

Job:
Geology
Primary Location:
Nunavut-Rankin Inlet
Organization:
Agnico Eagle Mines
Schedule:
Full-time
Shift Schedule:
14/14
Employment Type Code:
Salaried
Posting End Date:
Dec 12, 2021, 10:59:00 PM




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