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Underground Beat Geologist


Lake Shore Gold

About Us

Lake Shore Gold is located in Timmins, Ontario, a vibrant community of 45,000 residents that is a central hub for Northeastern Ontario. In Timmins, people can enjoy recreational activities such as camping, world class fishing, nature, and snowmobile trails. Direct flights to Toronto are available at the local airport via multiple carriers. There are many support networks in the community including the local Timmins and District Hospital, local sports leagues for children and adults (hockey, baseball, basketball, etc.), golf courses, both cross country and downhill ski resorts, a community pool, and many other community events that provide entertainment throughout the year (fairs, carnivals, concerts, etc.).

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 modern one thousand eighty metre deep shaft capable of forty-eight hundred tonnes
per day.

We are currently recruiting for: Underground Beat Geologist


Job Description

The successful candidate must have a good knowledge of geology, mining methods, drill layout procedures and associated safety practices. Must have experience with daily grade control functions that include mapping underground and sampling and providing direction to the Mining Department. You will be required to update underground samples and mapping, assist with the underground Bazooka program and complete formal written reports and other tasks as requested.


Salary & Benefits

  • Competitive Wages
  • Relocation Assistance available for eligible positions
  • Flexible Work Schedules
  • Medical and Prescription Benefits
  • Dental Plan
  • Vision Coverage
  • Wellness Spending Account
  • Company Paid Pension Plan
  • Basic Life/Accidental Life Insurance
  • Long Term Disability Coverage
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Vacation
  • Mine/Mill Performance Plan Incentives
  • Paid Pregnancy and Parental Leave


Job Details

Location: Bell Creek Mine, Porcupine ON
5-5-4 Schedule, 11-hour day shifts
Start Date: May 2023


Qualifications

  • University degree in Geoscience with current member ship in the APGO - Professional Geologist (PGeo)
  • 3 years’ experience in gold exploration or gold mine environment
  • Experience with daily grade control functions
  • Knowledge of drill layout procedures and underground safety practices
  • Knowledge of 3D modeling software (Datamine), ArcGIS (Arcview), and Deswick will be considered an asset
  • Be committed to safety
  • Applicants must be eligible to work in Canada.

To express your interest in this position please forward your resume to:
Human Resources
Lake Shore Gold
Bell Creek
P.O. Box 1067
Timmins ON
P4N 7H9

Email: HR@ca.panamericansilver.com
Fax 705-269-4978

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. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.



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