Job Description
Job Title:  Greenstone Mine - Mine Surveyor
Posting Start Date:  4/17/24

Greenstone Gold Mines L.P. is a 60/40 joint venture partnership between Equinox Gold and Orion Mine Finance Group formed for the purpose of the joint ownership and development of the Greenstone Gold Property including the Greenstone Mine located on a historical mine site in the Geraldton-Beardmore Greenstone belt in Ontario.  The Greenstone Mine is managed directly by a dynamic and experienced Owner’s team, with an estimated $1.5 Billion investment over the three-year construction and commissioning phase, and a 14-year operating life of mine.

 

Greenstone Mine is seeking a Mine Surveyor to join our team. Reporting to the Senior Ming Engineer, the Mine Surveyor is responsible for supporting the Mine Operations department in achieving targets by completing survey activities including the layout and pickup of drilling, blasting, and digging areas.

 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES MAY INCLUDE:

  • Ensure pit and bench surveying of ore stockpiles and rock dumps.
  • Provide accurate line and grade to construction and mining crews in a timely manner.
  • Plan for blast drill hole positions, Shovel digging lines, ramp gradients and berm designs.
  • Conduct aerial drone surveys of the mine site.
  • Assist Supervisor to calculate and check month end production figures.
  • Assists with the Mine Planning Projects
  • Performs other related responsibilities as assigned by Supervisor.

 

SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

  • Self-motivated and safety conscious
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks
  • Ability to work independently as part of a team in a fast-paced environment
  • Candidates must demonstrate good verbal and written communications skills
  • Ability to work independently as part of a team in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong leadership skills and ability to create a positive work environment
  • Demonstrates as strong attention to detail
  • Ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Willing to adapt and work in an inclusive work environment

 

EXPERIENCE, QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION

  • Preferred 3-5 years of experience in open pit or underground mining projects.
  • Experience with Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) would be considered an asset.
  • Completion of a Survey Technician Diploma program or a Mine Technologist Program with relevant fields from a recognized post-secondary institution.
  • Solid familiarity with AutoCAD, GPS and proficient in Microsoft Office 365.
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license.

 

LOCATION

  • This position will be based in Geraldton, Ontario.


We thank all candidates for their applications, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 
Greenstone Gold Mines is committed to inclusiveness, equity, and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply. 
Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.