$49.2K - $62.2K a year is Indeed's estimated salary for this role in Winnemucca, NV.
Full Job Description
Position Description: Are you a Geology professional who is looking for career growth? Nevada Gold Mines' (NGM) Mineral Resource Management team has the perfect opportunity for you!
At NGM, our vision is to be the world’s most valued gold mining business by finding, developing, and operating the best assets with the best people. Our people division is growing, and we are looking for Underground Geologist I at our Turquoise Ridge operations.
At NGM, we are committed to a safe work environment sending every person home safe and healthy every day and leaving a sustainable legacy on our host communities. We offer a generous benefits package which includes a competitive medical, dental, and vision plan with national provider networks, a 401k retirement plan with employer contribution, paid time off, company-sponsored medical clinics, company match share purchase program, and much more!
Responsibilities: Provide a strong contribution to the site safety culture and programs, encouraging and ensuring others do the same
Map and sample headings in the underground mine to advance ore body knowledge
Classify mine rock and ensure proper material handling and management
Provide grade forecasts for mine plans
Generate daily and weekly mine production and ore reconciliation reports
Do Geotechnical and Geological logging of de-risk core and RC drillholes.
Update geological interpretations using 3D software and assist with the geological modelling process.
Assist with geological studies as necessary
Perform other duties as assigned
Qualifications: Bachelors of Science degree in Geology or related field
Excellent safety record
Ability to work within a team environment and possess excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
Previous underground mine operations experience (1 to 5 years)
Familiarity with Deswik, LeapFrog and Acquire software
What We Can Offer You
A comprehensive compensation package including
a competitive medical, dental, and vision plan with national provider networks, a 401k retirement plan with employer contribution AND employer match, paid time off, company-sponsored medical clinics, company match share purchase program, and much more!
Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team.
Endless opportunities to grow and learn with industry colleagues.
Access to a variety of career opportunities across the organization.
Nevada Gold Mines is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
About Nevada Gold Mines
Nevada Gold Mines (NGM) is a joint venture between Barrick (61.5%) and Newmont (38.5%) that combined our significant assets across Nevada in 2019 to create the single largest gold-producing complex in the world. NGM produces approximately 3.5 million ounces of gold a year. The massive mining operation comprises eight mines along with their associated infrastructure and processing facilities and hosts three of Barrick’s Tier One assets: Carlin, Cortez, and Turquoise Ridge. At NGM, our mission is to be the world’s most valued gold mining business by finding, developing, and owning the best assets, with the best people, to deliver sustainable returns for our owners and partners.
Thank you for your application, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.