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Ground Control Specialist - Alamos Gold Inc. Young-Davidson Mine, Matachewan, ON

Employment Options - NL

Full-Time • Temiskaming Shores Region

Alamos Gold Inc. Young-Davidson is currently recruiting the following challenging position to join our operations team:

Ground Control Specialist

Alamos Gold Inc. Young-Davidson Mine, located in Matachewan, Ontario, approximately 60 km west of Kirkland Lake is hiring Ground Control Specialist. Young-Davidson is among one of Canada’s largest Underground Gold Mines with growing production and a large mineral reserve base. The successful candidate will have opportunity to work in a mine that is also in the process of expanding the lower mine and completing long-term infrastructure projects. More information on Alamos Gold Inc. and the Young-Davidson Mine can be found on our website at:

Date Posted: May 3rd, 2021       Closing Date: Until Filled

Reporting to the Engineering Supervisor, the successful candidate will be responsible for the implementation and management of the ground control program.

Primary Responsibilities:
 QAQC of shotcrete, ground support installation, grouting, ground support auditing and paste fill;
 Document inspections of underground stoping and development;
 Rock mass characterisation and classification;
 Seismic processing and seismic analysis;
 Map3d, Unwedge, Dips and Roclab modelling and model interpretation;
 Drillhole logging and structure mapping in pit, underground and shaft environments;
 Stability assessments of underground development, pillars and stope shapes;
 Excavation rehabilitation after blast damage, equipment damage and seismic damage;
 Stoping sequence recommendations;
 Re-entry analysis for seismic events and stoping;
 Underground kinematic analysis;
 Conduct analysis and install different types of geotechnical instrumentation, including lidar, pressure cells, piezometer sensors, and seismic sensors;
 Identify hazardous areas pre-mining and prescribe suitable ground support standards;
 Review engineering designs; and
 Other duties, as assigned.

Qualifications and Experience:
 B.Sc. Geotechnical Engineering or other relevant degree; B.Sc. Geological Engineering or Mining Engineering;
 Affiliation (or eligibility to register) with a Professional Engineering Organization;
 Strong safety conscious with a positive attitude;
 2 years of experience in underground mining operation working in Ground Control;
 Experience with microseismic systems;
 Proficiency with AutoCAD, Vulcan, or other mine planning software is an asset;
 Accreditation in U/G Common Core modules is an asset;
 Strong interpersonal, communications, and analytical skills; and
 Strong organization and time management skills.

Schedule:  8 days on, 6 days off

Young Davidson offers competitive salaries and benefits packages with opportunities for both personal and professional advancement.

To Apply:
Qualified candidates are invited to visit our website, and apply online under the careers’ sections.

Alamos Gold Inc. is committed to an environment that is barrier free. If you require accommodation during the hiring process, please inform us in advance so that we can arrange reasonable and appropriate accommodation.

We sincerely appreciate the interest of all applicants however; only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Job Expires: 2021-06-04

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Temiskaming Shores Temiskaming Shores, ON, Canada

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