Mine Engineer

  • Full Time
  • Dubreuilville
  • January 27, 2021

Website Argonaut_Gold Argonaut Gold Inc.

Location: Dubreuilville, Ontario, Canada

Reference No.: 2020-1605

Position Type: Full Time

Schedule: 4 days on, 3 days off (10 hours)

 

POSITION OVERVIEW:

Reporting to the Chief Mine Engineer, the Mining Engineer will be focused on providing mining short range plans, productivity analysis, drill and blast design, efficiency studies through start up, commissioning and operation at the Magino mine.

You will primarily be responsible for providing technical assistance to mine operations team; maintain daily, weekly and monthly reporting whilst identifying areas of concerns. Provide technical assistance to the drill & blast team. Maintain blast patterns and ensure reports are kept up to date ensuring compliance of all regulations is met.  Monitor scheduling and progress of day to day operations to ensure short and long term plans are consistently met.  Build positive working relationships with both technical services and mining operations departments.

As this is a start-up position, the successful candidate may also be required to contribute to the design and development of processes, practices, and methodologies in mine design and mine planning.

MAGINO MINE:

The Magino Project is a brown-fields site located in northern Ontario, Canada that contains an historical underground gold mine, landfill and tailings management facility (“TMF”). The Corporation has conducted a Feasibility Study during 2017 that examined mining the deposit using conventional open pit mining methods and extraction of gold from the ore using a 10,000 tonnes per day carbon-in-pulp (“CIP”) mineral processing facility. When developed, Magino will produce around 150,000 ounces of gold during the first five years of production. The project has over a 15-year mine production life (including one year of pre-production).

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Diploma in related
  • Post-secondary education in Office Administration
  • 5 years of relevant Administrative experience preferably in a mining environment.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office.
  • Exceptional organizational and multitasking skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to deal effectively independently or in a team environment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to support and promote Health & Safety practices.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Diploma in related
  • Post-secondary education in Office Administration
  • 5 years of relevant Administrative experience preferably in a mining environment.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office.
  • Exceptional organizational and multitasking skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to deal effectively independently or in a team environment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to support and promote Health & Safety practices.

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

  • This is a Full-Time position.
  • The role is located at the Magino Mine, which is approximately 88 kilometers northeast of Wawa, Ontario, Canada.
  • The ideal candidate for the role will work a rotation of four days on and three days off, 10-hour days.
  • Room and Board is provided
  • Magino promotes a drug and alcohol-free workplace and has adopted a zero-tolerance policy with respect to alcohol or unauthorized drugs on site.

If you are looking for an exciting opportunity and to build a career in an innovative and dynamic organization, submit your resume at

https://www.argonautgold.com/English/careers

Argonaut Gold is an equal opportunity employer, values diversity in its workforce, and encourages applications from qualified candidates. Wherever possible, accommodations are made for qualified applicants with self-declared disabilities. Argonaut Gold thanks all applicants, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The Company reserves the right to administer relevant tests to shortlisted candidates selected for interviews, in an effort to determine their suitability and the preparedness of those candidates to accept and perform in the role for which they have applied.

To apply for this job please visit www.argonautgold.com.