Project Exploration Geologist
Marathon, Ontario, Canada
6d ago

About Barrick & Hemlo

Barrick is the gold industry leader with a vision of wealth generation through responsible mining; wealth for our owners, our people, and the countries and communities with which we partner.

  • Our objective is to maintain and grow industry-leading margins, driven by innovation and our digital transformation; managing our portfolio and allocating capital with discipline and rigor;
  • and leveraging our distinctive partnership culture as a competitive advantage. We aim to cultivate a high-performance culture defined by the following principles : a deep commitment to partnership, consistent execution, operational excellence, disciplined capital allocation, and continual self-improvement.

    We are obsessed with talent, and seek out fresh perspectives and challenging ourselves to think differently as we transform Barrick into a leading 21st century company.

    Situated near the beautiful shores of Lake Superior in north western Ontario, 350 km east of Thunder Bay, we have an underground / open pit; residential mine site.

    This rugged and beautiful area is an outdoor paradise - home to dozens of species of birds and animals as well as moose, black bear and deer.

  • If you enjoy outdoor activities including enjoying lake country / cottages, camping, boating, beaches, golf, downhill skiing, hiking, hunting and fishing, as well as sledding, snowshoeing, x-country skiing in the winter;
  • you’ll want to explore opportunities at Barrick-Hemlo.

    With two communities in close proximity, both Marathon and Manitouwadge have all the amenities you’ll require and is regarded as a wonderful place to raise a family, with affordable costs of living and a terrific quality of life.

    Position Description :

    As a member of the exploration team, the successful candidate will be required to replace resource depletion and grow inventory through defining and testing robust exploration targets in near-mine environment and identify other opportunities in the belt.

    Responsibilities :

  • Improve geological understanding of property geology through compilation of extensive historical work, surface mapping and sampling, and integration with drill hole information
  • Support on-going geological interpretation of the Hemlo deposit and ore controls, supported by targeted mapping and core review and close interaction with MRM team.
  • Improve or implement exploration best practices and workflows as they relate to exploration and orebody knowledge
  • Improve technical skills of the team of geologists
  • Liaise closely with MRM team to ensure constant alignment between exploration and development
  • Submit weekly reports highlighting key progress and results towards objectives
  • Prepare and present well-based budgets proposals
  • Prepare clear presentation material as required for visits by company executives, Investor days, or quarterly public releases
  • Qualifications :

  • Bachelor of Science in Geology
  • Minimum of 5 years of exploration experience, including in-mine / near-mine experience and some gold exploration experience.
  • Registered, or ability to register, as a Professional Geoscientist (or Geologist in Training / GIT) with PGO
  • Relevant geologic / field experience in greenstone belts and their gold deposits
  • Experience in managing exploration programs
  • Demonstrated self-motivation and leadership ability.
  • Excellent communication and team management skills.
  • Demonstrated commitment to safety, community and environment
  • Demonstrated ability to train and mentor younger geologists
  • Working knowledge of relevant software, including ArcGIS and Leapfrog.
  • Proven attention to detail with a high level of accuracy
  • Excellent organizational, time management and office management skills
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team, as well as independently
  • Demonstrated well-developed interpersonal skills, with a courteous and pleasant customer service focus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Capability to multi-task, self-manage and self-motivate
  • Demonstrated good attendance and performance records with the ability to maintain these same standards
  • What we can Offer You :

  • A comprehensive compensation package including bonuses benefits, and stock purchase plans where applicable
  • Ability to make a difference and lasting impact
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team
  • An Opportunity to transform Traditional Mining into the future of Digital Mining
  • Opportunities to grow and learn with the industry colleagues are endless
  • Access to a variety of career opportunities across Barrick locations
  • Barrick is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
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