Geology Technician - Contractor Position

Klondex Mines Ltd. Winnemucca , NV 89446

Posted 5 months ago

This position will work at Midas & Hollister

Contractor Position - The expected duration of this position is December 2018


The incumbent will be responsible forassisting the Geology team meet stated goals including but not limited to:quarterly production, sample throughput, exploration and discovery, and costcontrol.

Theincumbent may be required to perform any or all of the following tasks:

  • Perform measurements on diamond drill core includingrecovery, rock quality, and others.

  • Assist with logging process by performing activitiesincluding but not limited to loading/unloading boxes, washing core,organization, photographing core, etc.

  • Prepare core samples by splitting, cutting orwhole-core bagging.

  • Maintain sample integrity by diligent application ofsampling best-practices.

  • Operate equipment possibly including forklift,skid-steer, backhoe, bulldozer, etc.

  • General maintenance on/in logging facility.

  • Other tasks as required.

Experience and Training

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Willing and able to work in a dynamic and changingenvironment with limited direct supervision

  • Able to use a computer including software such

Microsoft Excel.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Excellent safety record/attitude and commitment tofollowing all applicable company, state and federal safety guidelines andrequirements

Position Details

The position is located at an active mine in amoderately remote area. This position ispaid hourly and is eligible for overtime. Overtime may be required on occasion.

Physical Demands

Thephysical demands described here are representative of those that must be met byan employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.The incumbent may be required to sit orstand for extended periods, lift and carry loads up to 60 lbs., performrepetitive motions, walk for long distances/durations possibly with a load ofup to 60 lbs., bend, twist, or perform other physical motions.

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Geology Technician - Contractor Position

Klondex Mines Ltd.