Career Details


Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Leader in developing and managing the mineral resource processes and procedures to 43-101 compliant standards for Kirkland Lake Gold, Canadian Operations;
  • Effective communication, training and guidance of other Resource Geologists involved with all aspects of resource estimation;
  • Complete and validate mineral resource estimations for all assigned project sites
  • Evaluation of outside mineral resources for potential acquisitions.
  • Responsible for geological QA/QC standards and compliance within KL Gold, Canada;
  • Responsible for the creation of geological resource estimations using Datamine or other applicable Software;
  • Produce annual NI 43-101 compliant technical reporting of resource estimates and Resource statements;
  • Provide direction and assistance in developing drill programs to define mineral resources.
  • Assist Engineering in the reserve process to maximize geological objectives;
  • Weekly, monthly and annual reporting as required;
  • Assist with developing mine production reconciliations;
  • Lead from the front to ensure compliance with the companies Zero Harm safety culture
  • Develop and maintain relationships with key internal and external stakeholders;
  • Strive for continuous improvement in all areas of responsibility;
  • Other duties as shared from time to time.


  • Registered Professional Geologist of Ontario (P.Geo.).
  • Sc. in Geology or tertiary education in Geology.
  • Strong academic and applied background in structural geology.
  • Capacity to coach, guide, influence and develop others..

Desirable Knowledge and Skills

  • >5 years in gold mining environment
  • >8 years experience involved with mineral resource estimations
  • Strong ability with geological software (Datamine, Fusion, DH Logger, AutoCAD etc)
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Self starter and ability to lead
  • High safety standards
  • Exceptional time management skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to mentor subordinates
Rate of Pay Salary, Commensurate with experience and qualifications