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  • Post Date: June 12, 2023
Job Description


Newmont is the world’s leading gold company and a producer of copper, silver, zinc and lead. The Company’s world-class portfolio of assets, prospects and talent is anchored in favorable mining jurisdictions in North America, South America, Australia and Africa. Newmont is the only gold producer listed in the S&P 500 Index and is widely recognized for its principled environmental, social and governance practices. The Company is an industry leader in value creation, supported by robust safety standards, superior execution and technical proficiency. Newmont was founded in 1921 and has been publicly traded since 1925.


The Production Geologist is a member of the Technical Services – Geology team. He/she is responsible for assessing the extent, orientation and composition of mineral resources and reserves. He/she plans and coordinates the development of mineral zones.


  • Plan and describe definition drilling at the mine site
  • Interpret observational data to produce geological maps describing the extent and orientation of geological units, structures and ore zones
  • Calculate ore tonnage and grade, and participate in profitability calculations for mine workings
  • Collaborate with the engineering department in the preparation of monthly and quarterly operating forecasts
  • Collaborate with the engineering and mining operations departments to achieve minimum ore dilution during development and operation of stopes
  • Ensure proper execution of lateral development work in the deposit
  • Ensure quality control of sampling, geological mapping and evaluation of stopes
  • Respect, know and promote the company’s regulations and policies, particularly in terms of health and safety.
  • All tasks related to the performance of duties


  • University degree in geology, geological engineering or a combination of education and relevant experience
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in geology in underground mining
  • Member of the Ordre des Géologues du Québec or Ordre des Ingénieurs du Québec
  • Valid explosives permit and driver’s license
  • Completed mining modules (F.M.T.M.)
  • Strong computer skills including Deswik, Leapfrog, Vulcan and MS Office software
  • Bilingual, French & English (Asset)


  • Ability to analyze and solve problems
  • Ability to work as part of a team in a multicultural environment
  • Organizational skills
  • Adaptability


  • Eleonore Mine Site (fly-in, fly-out from Montreal, Chibougamau, Matagami, Rouyn-Noranda, Val D’Or and Wemindji)
  • Schedule: 14 working days followed by 14 days off

Interested qualified candidates should send their resume via the company’s Web site at no later than June 28, 2023.

We understand no candidate will meet every single desired qualification. If your experience looks a little different from what we’ve identified and you think you can bring value to the role, we’d love to learn more about you!

Consistent with Newmont’s values of safety and responsibility, we believe that COVID-19 vaccination, as well as other vaccinations that are required or recommended for entry into certain Newmont operating countries, protect the health and safety of Newmont’s workforce and the communities in which we work and live. As a result, please note that Newmont requires up-to-date COVID-19 vaccination for any international travel by the workforce undertaken on behalf of the company. In addition, other vaccinations (e.g., yellow fever vaccine) may be required or recommended for international travel to certain Newmont operating countries. If you are offered this position and the position entails international travel, you will need to comply with these requirements. Newmont will consider individual requests for exemption/reasonable accommodation by applicants who cannot be fully vaccinated due to medical reasons or other grounds protected by applicable human rights law. Newmont may update its vaccination requirements, at any time, in its sole discretion.