• Geological Field Coordinator

    Location CA-ON-Dubreuilville, Island Gold Mine
    Posted Date 3 months ago(25/09/2018 10:30 AM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Reporting Manager Role
    Sr. Exploration Geologist
  • Overview

    Reporting to the Sr. Exploration Geologist, the (Geological Field Technician / Geological Field Coordinator) will focus on the execution of field exploration programs with a focus on safety, efficiency and compliance with procedures. The successful candidate will work independently as well with contractors performing monitoring, and site inspections, principally at active exploration drill sites on surface and underground.


    ·        Liaise with, and communicate between the diamond drill companies and the Geological department;

    • Coordinate and participate in the set-up, and closure of diamond drilling sites;
    • Oversee the diamond drilling activities to ensure employees follow, meet or exceed all operating procedures, Alamos Gold   safety procedures and governmental regulations (MOL, MOE, etc.);
    • Document and report on daily diamond drilling activities including tracking of boreholes and drill hole production progress;

    Carry out any other task required by the Senior Exploration Geologists, including


    ·        Minimum High School Diploma or equivalent;

    ·        Minimum one year experience in diamond drilling programs in a mining environment, preferably in underground or geological disciplines;

    ·        Understanding of diamond drilling practices and procedures, specifically understanding of directional drilling, steel and clappison wedge gear and tools would be an asset;

    ·        Demonstrated commitment to safety at work;

    ·        Valid Class G driver’s license;

    ·        Experience with the safe operation of utility vehicles such as ATV, Argo, Side-by-Sides;

    ·        Good navigational skills, and experience with using compasses and GPS equipment, with ability to read maps and plans;

    ·        Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc…)

    ·        Ability to work exposed to the elements;

    ·        Experience in a remote mine setting is an asset;

    ·        Experience in a cross cultural environment is an asset;


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