Sr. Mine Geologist


About this job

  • Industry: Mining
  • Area of expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Location: Vancouver

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor

About this role: Sr. Mine Geologist

Our client is a BC-based exploration and development company focused on various projects. They have just completed construction & commissioning and are moving on to phase 3.

The successful candidate will manage and execute internal geological, operations, and scheduling duties in the extraction and concentration of gold-bearing veins exploited from the project.

  • Work within the Company’s framework of the Environmental, Health and Safety, and Community Relation policy and procedure.
  • Assist in the design and execution of all ongoing mining test work, within the Company’s exploitation and exploration concessions, specifically at the Project.
  • Assist in the design, and exploitation of the Company’s Project open pit operation. This includes but is not limited to ore control, crushing, and ore sorting applications at the project.
  • Work with and give ore control direction to the on-site mining contractor.
  • Work with the on-site exploration contractor; incorporate exploration interpretations into the global and local block model.
  • Work with private and government agencies in the design and implementation of programs to monitor PAG materials and give location direction to mitigate effects.
  • Work with private and government agencies to monitor internal water quality to mitigate external effects.
  • Undertake mine economic analysis to assist in the development of economic parameters for site optimization, scheduling, and budgeting as directed.

Compliant reports

  • Assist in presentations as requested by Mine Manager

    Project Management

  • In concert with the Mine Manager, Mine General Manager; and other respective staff; assist in the management, development, and execution of the onsite project management where applicable.

    Construction Management

  • In concert with the Mine Manager and General Mine Manager and their respective staff; assist in the management, development, execution, and completion of onsite construction management particularly concerning ore control and ore resource modeling

    Corporate Budget

  • Assist department heads in assembling the corporate operating budget and schedule based on department operating and scheduling parameters
  • Assist in the development of budget summaries, and expenditure schedules as required by the finance department

Other Duties

  • Perform assignments as requested by the Mine Manager and/or designate


  • Ability to produce accurate geological and production reports in a confidential environment
  • University Degree in geology, geological engineering, and/or mining engineering
  • Strong Communication, management, planning and execution, and supervisory skills
  • Minimum 7 years’ experience in a mining and/or mineral resource project.
  • Strong organizational planning
  • Project start-up experience – construction, commissioning, and operation.
  • Advanced written and oral communication skills
  • Professional Geologist Designation
  • Advanced level in ore modeling, ore control, and Microsoft Office Suite


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Alyssa McLaren
Brunel Canada - Calgary

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