Project Geologist

  • Gold Mining
  • Quebec
  • $800 / Day + Full Travel & Accommodation Expenses
  • JOB-2331 PKI

This is an independent contractor position that will initially be focused on a fantastic orogenic and intrusion-related gold and VMS project in Northern Quebec, before moving on to other projects across Canada and Alaska.

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Managing three to four drill rigs
  • Data analysis and target generation
  • Oversight of core logging and mentoring the logging geologist
  • Assisting with drill line ups and end-of-hole procedures
  • Ensuring overall productions in the core shack and on the drill are adequate.
  • Monitoring quality assurance/control
  • Daily reporting of drilling activities

Skills and qualifications required:

  • Three to five years’ experience as a project geologist
  • The capacity to work both independently and in collaboration with others.
  • Experienced in core logging on projects in metamorphic terranes.
  • Proficiency in technical report writing and communications.
  • Strong background with Leapfrog
  • Proficiency in GIS and 3D software programs such as ArcGIS, Target, Geoscience Analyst
  • A strong commitment to safety culture
  • (Ideally) OGQ registration and P.Geo (though not essential)
  • (Ideally) bilingual communication skills (English and French)

Our client has a $40Million exploration expenditure, a portfolio of around 30 projects and $30Million in the bank.  The business is therefore well placed to be able to deliver longer term work and continuity of employment for the right candidate.