Senior Exploration Geologist

Website Kinross Round Mountain

Kinross is looking for a full-time Senior Exploration geologist to join the brownfields exploration team at Round Mountain.  Reporting to the Exploration Manager, you will play a key role discovering and delineating resources in the Round Mountain district, by developing targets, designing programs, and helping to execute on a variety of projects from early to advanced stages, with the ultimate goal of  delivering ounces to sustain long-term production at an operation which has provided high-quality, high-paying jobs to central Nevada for over 45 years.  This is an ideal role for an experienced project geologist looking to take on larger projects and dive into a senior technical role with a major company where you’ll receive exposure to higher-level decision making and planning.  Strong candidates will have a background in both geology fundamentals (structure, stratigraphy, mineralogy) and economic geology (hydrothermal geochemistry, metallogeny of the Western Cordillera), as well as experience working with larger drill programs and exploration teams.  The role is based at the Round Mountain mine site, with several schedule options available depending on experience and demonstrated ability to complete work.


Why Work for Kinross Exploration

  • Exploration is a corporate priority, with a record global exploration budget allocated for 2022, and long-term support for organic internal growth a cornerstone of a new, Americas-focused strategy.
  • Competitive salaries, generous medical, dental, and vision plans, employer-provided supplementary insurance coverages, company-matched 401k, paid vacation, long-term incentive programs, company-matched share purchase program.
  • Access to a variety of career opportunities across a global organization, with a portfolio of geologically and culturally diverse operations or projects at multiple sites in the United States (Alaska, Washington, Nevada), as well as Canada, Brazil, Chile, Mauritania, with a growing pipeline of projects

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