Senior Fieldwork / Exploration Geologist

  • Gold Mining
  • Newfoundland, Canada
  • CAD 130,000 to CAD 150,000 + Bonus + Benefits + Travel Allowance + Accommodation
  • JOB-2029 PKI

A fantastic requirement has arisen for a Senior Fieldwork / Exploration Geologist to join an established gold exploration company with one of the largest and most strategic land packages in Newfoundland, Canada.

The Position:

If you are motivated by success and teamwork then our client offers fantastic opportunities to develop your career and skillset with rewarding and challenging work in a world class performance environment where your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Collection and interpretation of geological data from exploration programs
  • Working on diamond drilling, field mapping, surface sampling, and re-logging programs
  • Ensuring that best practices for logging, sampling, and database management are followed
  • Contributing to the evaluation and interpretation of detailed- to regional-scale geology to identify and prioritize exploration opportunities
  • Contributing to exploration work programs and exploration planning
  • Working in close collaboration with contractors and any other persons placed under your responsibility


  • A minimum bachelor’s degree in geology or earth science (post-graduate degree, an asset)
  • At least four years’ experience in mineral exploration
  • Solid knowledge of orogenic gold deposit models
  • An understanding of geological settings, deposit models, and ore-forming processes as they pertain to the latest concepts in gold deposit environments
  • Experience in field mapping and logging of diamond drilling programs
  • A demonstrated commitment to safety, environment, and community
  • The ability to communicate effectively within a dynamic and evolving environment
  • Experience with Leapfrog, ArcGIS, and SQL databases (an asset)
  • Registered as a Geologist in Training (GIT) or Professional Geologist (P.Geo) (desirable)

The Company:

A Canadian exploration company with one of the largest and most strategic land packages in Newfoundland, Canada, our client is in active pursuit of world-class gold discoveries and commands 100% ownership of this 2,000 km2 land position which hosts significant deposits.