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Reference ID: 82691_R2_1473725583
Construction, Mining and Trades
Full Time
Williams Lake, BC     

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Are you an experienced Assayer looking to advance your career?

Mount Polley Mining Corporation, an Imperial Metals company, has an immediate opportunity for an experienced Assayer to join their team on a full-time basis.

Mount Polley Mining Corporation is an open pit copper/gold mine with an underground component located in central British Columbia, 100 kilometers northeast of Williams Lake.

Reporting to the Chief Assayer or designate, you will be responsible for reporting accurate qualitative and quantitative analysis. Specifically, you will produce reports for mill, mine, exploration and environment departments. Your schedule will include 12-hour shifts on a 7 days on/7 days off rotation.

This position is well suited to someone with a strong technical background, excellent interpersonal and leadership skills, as well as the ability to work safely in a fast-paced and highly productive environment. You will also be a flexible and adaptable team player who enjoys being 'hands on' and who has exceptional attention to detail.

The successful candidate will have a post secondary education in chemical technology, as well as 3-5 years of experience with fire assay and wet analysis. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered and candidates looking to complete the Assayer Training Program will be supported by the organization.

You will also demonstrate knowledge of the following:

  • Sample preparation
  • Copper analysis by both titration and AA determination
  • Gold and silver analysis by gravimetric and AA finish
  • Carbon/Sulfur analysis

A valid driver's license and proficiency with computers, including LIMS and Microsoft Office, is required.

About the Benefits

Mount Polley Mining Corporation is located approximately one hour drive north of Williams Lake. Daily transportation to/from site from designated marshaling points around Williams Lake is provided. Employees are responsible for their own meals and accommodation, although some assistance may be provided.

In exchange for your hard work and dedication, you will also receive a competitive wage and full benefits package,including:

  • MSP and Extended Health Care;
  • Disability and Life Insurance;
  • RRSP and more.

If you are an ambitious and diligent team player who thrives in a fast-paced environment - Apply online today.

Posted: September 12, 2016
Closes:November 11, 2016
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11-50 employees
Staffing, Recruiting, HR Outsourcing

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