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Temporary Core Technician

By Newmont Corp.

Dead Line: May 13, 2022

Location:  Timmins, ON, CA (Canada)
The Core Technician reports to the Exploration Geology Supervisor.
You will Perform a variety of technical duties in assistance to exploration geologists.
Safety & Sustainability Expectations
  • Accountable for own health and safety performance. Maintain Triple Zero standards. Timely reporting, correction, of any unsafe working or environmental conditions.
  • Ongoing IRS awareness.
  • Conduct work site inspections.
  • Ensures activities will not cause unsafe working situations to others or the environment
Essential Duties
  • Orienting drill core to determine recoveries and/or discrepancies. Recording magnetic susceptibility readings and taking core photographs.
  • Conduct numerous field activities such as DDH spotting, sample collection, etc.
  • Receiving and unloading diamond drill core from drilling contractor. Timely organization and storage.
  • Sawing, collecting samples, and taking density measurements. Insertion and recording of QA-QC standards and blanks.
  • Maintain good housekeeping in work areas.
The above duties and responsibilities are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.
Training & Experience
  • Secondary School Diploma
  • Considerable accumulation of geologic knowledge, processes gained through long-term employment in the exploration industry.
  • 1-2 years exploration/mining experience, preferably within gold exploration/mining environment.
  • Willing and able to work indoors and outdoors.
  • Working knowledge of MS software applications
  • Ability to communicate openly, honestly and in timely manner
  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with others.
  • Familiarity with core saws an asset.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
Working Conditions
  • This role is located at Hoyle Pond, part of Newmont's Porcupine mine site near Timmins, ON.
  • In this role, you will work a 5x2 schedule. 
Please enter Job Number 13523  to submit your application (www.goldcorp.com/careers). 

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