Drilling Geologist

Geology (2020) · Red Lake, Ontario
Department Geology (2020)
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Reporting to the Chief Geologist the successful candidate is responsible for managing the drilling onsite.  The Drilling Geologist will work with the operations team on 14/14 work schedule in the support of a safety culture and achievement in production targets.

 

The focus of this role will include:

  • Ensure underground drilling activities are conducted in accordance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act (Ontario) and Regulations.
  • Comply with all safety requirements and observe all company policies/procedures.
  • Definition drilling duties including core logging, generation of drill layouts, drill plans/sections, communication with the drilling contractors and site operations.
  • Underground drill site inspections as required.
  • Training for other logging geologists and geological technicians.
  • Assist geology team with data entry and validation of drilling data.
  • Other duties as may be required.

 

Skills and Experience:

  • University degree in geology or geological engineering.
  • Eligible for registration as a professional geologist in Ontario (APGO).
  • Ontario common core module preferred.
  • 3-5 years of underground mine definition drilling experience.
  • Working knowledge of the Ontario Mining Act as it relates to mine operations.
  • Computer skills for downloading data and data collection.
  • Computer skills in Deswik, MS Office and Leapfrog.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Strong interpersonal, analytical, and problem-solving skills

 

Madsen Red Lake Mine is an equal opportunity employer who appreciates all those interested in working on this exciting project.

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  • Location
    Red Lake, Ontario
  • Department
    Geology (2020)
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced