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Mine Geology
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091928 Requisition #
Position Description:
 

Are you a Geology professional who is looking for career growth? Nevada Gold Mines' (NGM) Mineral Resource Management team has the perfect opportunity for you!

   

At NGM, our vision is to be the world’s most valued gold mining business by finding, developing, and operating the best assets with the best people. Our people division is growing, and we are looking for a Geologist at our Cortez operations.

     

At NGM, we are committed to a safe work environment sending every person home safe and healthy every day and leaving a sustainable legacy on our host communities. We offer a generous benefits package which includes a competitive medical, dental, and vision plan with national provider networks, a 401k retirement plan with employer contribution, paid time off, company-sponsored medical clinics, company match share purchase program, and much more!

 
Responsibilities:
 
  • Provide a strong contribution to the site safety culture and programs, encouraging and ensuring others do the same

  • Map and sample headings in the underground mine to advance ore body knowledge

  • Classify mine rock and ensure proper material handling and management

  • Provide grade forecasts for mine plans

  • Generate daily and weekly mine production and ore reconciliation reports

  • Do Geotechnical and Geological logging of de-risk core and RC drillholes.

  • Update geological interpretations using 3D software and assist with the geological modelling process.

  • Assist with geological studies as necessary 

  • Perform other duties as assigned 
 
Qualifications:
  • Bachelors of Science degree in Geology or related field required
  • Excellent safety record required
  • Ability to work within a team environment and possess excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills required
  • Previous underground mine operations experience (1 to 5 years) preferred
  • Familiarity with Deswik, LeapFrog and Acquire software preferred
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
  • Opportunities to grow and learn with the industry colleagues are endless
  • Access to a variety of career opportunities across Nevada Gold Mine locations
  • Nevada Gold Mines is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer

About Nevada Gold Mines

 

Nevada Gold Mines is a joint venture between Barrick Gold Corporation (61.5%) and Newmont Goldcorp Corporation (38.5%), combining their significant assets across Nevada to create the single largest gold-producing complex in the world and realize the full potential of these mines through synergies and best-in-class operational improvements.

 

The massive mining operation comprises 8 mines along with their associated infrastructure and processing facilities that produced an estimated 4 million ounces of gold in 2018. Three of these assets are Tier One gold mines: Barrick’s Cortez; the combination of Barrick’s Goldstrike and Newmont Goldcorp’s Carlin; and the combination of Barrick’s Turquoise Ridge and Newmont Goldcorp’s Twin Creeks. In addition, Barrick’s Goldrush-Fourmile project has the potential to become the fourth Tier One asset in this portfolio. The new JV is expected to generate around $5 billion in cost savings over the next five years. Nevada Gold Mines is operated by Barrick.

 

Thank you for your application, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

 

 

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