Group Exploration Manager / Country Manager

  • Gold Mining
  • Ontario
  • C$180,000 to C$220,000 + Bonus + Benefits + Chartered Flights (Travel Allowance) + Accommodation
  • JOB-1849 PKI

2-Weeks-On / 2-Weeks-Off opportunity for an experienced exploration geologist to lead exploration activities on our client’s properties in Canada, also assisting business development with due diligence.

The Position:

The appointed Group Exploration Manager / Country Manager will assume responsibility for:

  • Directing and guiding all regional exploration activities
  • Providing safety leadership and developing the exploration team’s safety systems/practices
  • Directing and supervising professional geologists, technicians and contractors
  • Completing property evaluations and reviewing mineral resource estimations to recommend exploration programs for potential property acquisitions
  • Creating resource and lithological models for regional exploration programs

The Candidate:

Applicants will be expected to demonstrate:

  • A strong understanding of geophysics, mapping and prospecting
  • Experience of overseeing QA/QC protocols for an exploration team
  • Proven ability to accurately report against annual budgets and reforecasts
  • Experience in the collection, analysis, interpretation and communication of geological data
  • Experience spanning design, scheduling, costing and implementation

The Company:

An established gold exploration company advancing one of Canada’s highest-grade gold projects in Ontario, our client historically produces 1.5 million ounces at 16 g/t gold.  The project hosts a JORC Resource of 2.23Moz at 7.8g/t as of February 2022. This is a 30% increase by 500,00oz in just six months. The company has a 50,000m five-rig drilling program underway to expedite resource growth and mineralisation remains open in every direction.  This is an extremely exciting time to join the company as it continues to grow:  They are very well funded with around A$26M cash in the bank.