Senior Resource Geologist
Full-Time • Timmins Region
Lake Shore Gold is located in Timmins, Ontario.
The Bell Creek Complex, located approximately 20 kilometers northeast of Timmins, Ontario, consists of an underground mine and processing facility. Mineralization is associated with the Porcupine-Destor fault system within the Abitibi greenstone belt, with ore mined by narrow vein longhole stoping methods. Ore is then transported to surface via a newly commissioned 1080m deep shaft at a mining rate of 2500 tpd.
The Timmins West mine is located approximately 18 kilometres west of Timmins, Ontario, one of the world’s most prolific gold camps. Mineralization is associated with the Porcupine-Destor fault system within the Abitibi greenstone belt. The Timmins West mine is comprised of the Timmins deposit, the Thunder Creek deposit, and the 144 Gap deposit. All three deposits are interconnected by underground drifts.
We are currently recruiting for a: Senior Resource Geologist
In this position, you will have the overall responsibility to complete geological models and mineral resource estimations on assigned projects. Duties include reviewing and checking data/databases for errors and monitors QA/QC programs as required, complete required 3D interpretation of geology, structural and mineralization models, and complete necessary geostatistics and variography to support block model work. You will also be required to produce and validate block model estimations, act as QP for work, complete the required documentation and technical reports (43-101) for resource estimations, communicate changes in resource estimates to peers, management and other departments as required and recommend and update/changes to resource modeling processes to improve quality and efficiency.
Location: Exploration Office or both Mine Sites as required
Schedule: Monday to Friday position
- University degree in Geoscience with current membership in the APGO - Professional Geologist (PGeo)
- 3 years’ experience in gold exploration or gold mine environment
- Knowledge of 3D modeling software (Datamine, Gemcom, Deswik), ArcGIS (Arcview), and Autocad/A-Mine will be considered an asset
- Be committed to safety
Salary & Benefits
- Competitive Wages
- Medical and Prescription Benefits
- Dental Plan
- Company Paid Pension Plan
- Basic Life/Accidental Life Insurance
- Long Term Disability Coverage
- Employee Assistance Program
- Paid Vacation
- Mine/Mill Performance Plan Incentives
We thank all candidates for their interest in Lake Shore
Gold; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Lake Shore Gold is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect and we believe that diversity and inclusion among our team members is critical to our success. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees and all aspects of employment including the decision to hire or promote will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business requirements.