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Exploration Geologist

Newmont Goldcorp

Full-Time • Timmins Region


Newmont Goldcorp 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 Goldcorp 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 Goldcorp was founded in 1921 and has been publicly traded since 1925.


Exploration Geologist – Regional Exploration

Porcupine Mine – Timmins, ON




  • Generation of exploration targets/concepts/exploration models.

  •  Design holes, provide drillers with layouts. Visit drill sites to spot holes; assess safety, environmental & technical requirements.

  • Track drilling progress on daily basis. Visit rigs, inspect for adherence to PGM safety-environmental guidelines.

  • Logging of diamond drill core. Selection of sample sites, ongoing implementation of the QA-QC programs.

  • Supervision of any sample collection, storage, shipment performed by technicians

  • Utilize industry-standard software to compile and interpret 3-D location, geologic & assay results. Timely plotting of data.

  • Inform supervisor of new assay results, geologic opinions/ideas, etc.

  • Assist with resource estimations.

  • Monitor technician’s/assistant’s daily activities, job quality. Ensure QA-QC guidelines are met. Promote open, frank communication. Encourage improvement in sampling, core-handling, storage process.

  • Ability to spot, and mitigate, any safety hazards - present or implied




  • Completion of a 4-year B.Sc. (Geology) degree program

  • Must hold, or be eligible to obtain, a certified P.Geo. designation.

  • 3 years of gold exploration experience, of which 1-2 should be within a mining environment.

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills. Innovative and a proven ability to work with others.

  • Computer literacy is required. Working knowledge of the MS software suite/package, industry-standard digital logging, and dbase entry.

  • Ability to communicate clearly & confidently, on a timely basis.

  • Industry-standard training in First-Aid, WHIMIS, an asset.


How to Apply

Please enter Job Number POR00002741 to submit your application (  Deadline to apply is June 25, 2019. As an equal opportunity employer, Newmont Goldcorp is committed to diversity, inclusion, and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. All properties owned by Goldcorp Canada Ltd. for Porcupine are now Tobacco-Free. This includes but is not limited to all buildings, parking lots, vehicles, the surrounding wooded area, roadways, tailings, rehabilitated sites, etc.


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Job Expires: 2019-08-11

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Timmins Timmins, ON, Canada

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