Reporting to the Geoscience Managers and the Principal Geotechnical Engineer, the Geotechnical Lead will be responsible for providing geotechnical leadership and supervision of a large and complex prefeasibility-level study. The successful candidate will contribute as a senior member of the field team. Involved with planning, designing, and managing geotechnical studies, while upholding rigorous safety standards. The position is in support of the 2024 geotechnical field program at the Galore Creek Project, a world-class porphyry copper-gold deposit.
This position is based out of the Galore Creek project site, a remote fly-in camp located in northwestern British Columbia. GCMC will provide travel to and from the project site. This role is expected to be working on-site on a rotational basis of 14 days in, 14 days out from July until September, with office-based work both before and after the field season. The successful candidate would have a start date in May 2024.
Located in northwestern British Columbia, Galore Creek is one of the world’s largest undeveloped porphyry copper-gold-silver deposits. Galore Creek Mining Corporation (GCMC), a partnership between Newmont Corporation and Teck Resources Limited, is committed to improving the project economics and advancing the asset towards development. Working closely with the Tahltan Nation and local communities, we strive for excellence in all our activities, with continuous improvement and responsible practices that contribute to sustainable development.
More information on the Project is available at www.gcmc.ca.