RPAS Pilot – Field Assistant (Contract – 4 months)

Reporting to the Senior Project Geologists, the RPAS Pilot / Field Assistant will be responsible for supporting a large and complex mineral deposit development program on site. Duties primarily consist of pre / post operational RPAS procedures, assisting with planning and processing of flights, while upholding the rigorous safety standards of the company and aviation program. In addition to RPAS responsibilities, this position will include assisting the Technical Data Collection team with various tasks related to drill core processing during stoppages in flights. The position is part of a larger field program investigation at Galore Creek, a world-class porphyry copper-gold deposit that is currently being evaluated in a prefeasibility study.


This position is based out of the Galore Creek Uhtlān Camp, a remote fly-in camp located in northwestern British Columbia. GCMC will provide travel from Vancouver to Uhtlān Camp. This role is expected to be working on-site on a rotational basis of 14 days in, 14 days out from June until September. The successful candidate would be anticipated to start June 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