Geologist, Resource Estimation, 10+ years Job in Val-d'Or for Groupe BBA inc. | Jobs.ca
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Geologist, Resource Estimation, 10+ years

October 23 2020
Categories Estimation, Cost, Geological, Geotechnical, Mining, Trades, Technicians, Construction
Val-d'Or, QC

Working for BBA means being part of a team of talented people who have the passion to succeed and the drive to excel in order to provide first-class service to clients.

Recognized for its extensive field experience and cutting-edge expertise, BBA has been delivering a comprehensive range of consulting engineering services for 40 years, from studies and design to commissioning and operational support. Our firm is supported by a network of offices across Canada to carry out mandates at the local, national and international levels.

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Job title: Geologist, Resource Estimation, 10+ years

Type of position: Regular

Work location: Val d'Or

Job Description

Position located in one of the Canadian BBA offices.

The incumbent will be responsible for establishing methods to adhere to schedules and for coordinating activities with clients and technical staff. Additionally, the incumbent will have to implement all necessary planning, scheduling and coordinating requirements.

Enter exploration data into a database for monitoring and modelling.
Perform geological and structural interpretation of mining projects using 3D software.
Keep informed of changes or developments in mineral resource estimation methods and reporting regulations.
Help draft reports and technical studies (NI 43-101, preliminary, pre-feasibility and feasibility).
Support resource modelling and updating at client exploration sites or mining operations and provide solutions to problems that they may encounter.
Lead quality audits of all geological aspects for advanced exploration or development projects (drilling, sampling, analysis, QA/QC and estimation of mineral resources) and ensure important recommendations are implemented.



Skills
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Proactive and client-oriented
Self-reliant and easily adaptable to change
Creative and innovative in providing solutions
Ability to make quality decisions.

Requirements
Bachelor's degree in Geology or Geological Engineering
Member or possibility to become a member of a professional association for geologists or engineers
At least 10 years of relevant experience, including 5 years in resource estimation
Extensive practical experience in mineral resource estimation for a variety of deposits as well as having been a Qualified Person (QP) on several occasions (please provide a reference list of technical reports you prepared as a QP)
Experience in managing databases, QA/QC protocols, geostatistical analyses and 2D and 3D modelling
Experience in establishing budgets, in estimating and in scheduling
Passion and aptitude for mentoring, training and sharing experiences with other team members
Proficient in using one of the specialized geological and mining modelling software applications, like Gems, Leapfrog, Surpac, Vulcan, Minesight, Datamine, etc.
Excellent ability for learning new software
Excellent communication skills, both spoken and written (English and French).


BBA is committed to promoting diversity and employment equity. We thank you for your interest in our firm. Please note that only those candidates selected will be contacted.

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