Careers at Argonaut

Argonaut Gold is a Canadian publicly-traded mining company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (AR.TO), with corporate offices in the United States and Canada, and operations and projects in Mexico and Canada. As an equal opportunity employer, Argonaut employs over 1,400 people throughout the organization, and maintains the premise that the most important key to building a successful and sustainable company is our people.

If you are interested in joining the Argonaut Gold team and taking your career to the next level, we invite you to explore Argonaut Gold careers today.

The most current career opportunities are listed below on this page:

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Director of Human Capital

Current Job Opportunities

EXPLORATION AND DATA PROCESSING GEOLOGIST - Ontario, Canada

Argonaut Gold Inc. is a Canadian gold company focused on acquisition, exploration and development of gold projects. The Company has three producing gold mines in Mexico and controls a suite of strategic exploration properties in some of the most prolific gold camps in Ontario and Quebec. The Magino property, located near the town of Dubreuilville is the company’s advanced exploration development project.

The company is currently looking for candidates to fill the following positions:

EXPLORATION AND DATA PROCESSING GEOLOGIST

POSITION SUMMARY: Reporting to the Regional Exploration Manager, the Geologist will participate in the discovery of additional resources within the company’s tenure by designing and undertaking field exploration and drilling programs and critically evaluate the outcomes from completed exploration programs.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Conducting field work; geological mapping/prospecting and sampling programs.
  • Processing the day-to-day drill results using Leapfrog and GIS software; database management, importing assays.
  • Supervision of diamond drilling program(s) including the logging and sampling of drill core and re-logging of previously drilled core.
  • Compilation and interpretation geological maps and sections.
  • Participating in 3D geological modeling of the deposit.
  • Supervising technicians on their day-to-day duties.
  • Leading with safety through demonstrated behaviors, complying with policies/procedures and promoting a clean and safe working environment.
  • Comply with internal policies and procedures pertaining to the position.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • A degree in geology.
  • Be registered as a P.Geo and member of the Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario (“APGO”) or be eligible to apply for membership; applicants who are licensed Geologists-in-Training (“GIT”) will also be considered.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and exploration software; must have advanced working knowledge of Leapfrog and GIS (preferably ArcMap). Database management and a working knowledge of Minesite will be considered an asset.
  • Minimum of 2.0 years of experience in exploration drilling and/or definition drilling. Geological field mapping experience is an asset.
  • Proven technical expertise and a team player.
  • A good sense of organization and attention to detail.
  • Poses a valid driver’s license and candidates are required to provide an updated driver’s abstract. Employment with the company is provisional based on being able to be insured to drive company vehicles.
  • Leadership capability, self-motivated and enjoy working at remote location project sites.

Daily rates are competitive and based on the candidate’s education and experience. Geologists will work a 20 day on (includes 2 travel days), 10 day off rotation and meals and accommodation will be provided in the town of Dubreuilville. The company will also provide transportation to and from the site within company time.

All interested candidates are welcome to submit their resume and cover letter to careers@argonautgold.com

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