Engineers and Geoscientists BC
Corporate – Chief Structural Geologist, Exploration Company: B2Gold Corp. Location: Vancouver, British Columbia The Company B2Gold is a low-cost international senior gold producer headquartered in Vancouver, Canada. Founded in 2007, today, B2Gold has three operating gold mines and numerous development and exploration projects in various countries including Mali, the Philippines, Namibia, Colombia, Finland and Uzbekistan. This year, B2Gold forecasts gold production to be 1,000,000 – 1,080,000 ounces.
Position: Chief Structural Geologist. Introduction: Reporting to the Vice President, Exploration, this position works closely with the Exploration and Technical Services teams to integrate detailed geological and structural information to develop specific geological models and drive B2Gold’s ongoing exploration programs. The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated self-starter that is resourceful, professional, efficient, and highly effective working independently and within a team environment. Location: This position will be based at B2Gold Corporate Office in Vancouver, Canada with a flexible work arrangement option available.
Duties and Responsibilities Mentor local exploration teams in the collection and interpretation of structural data; In collaboration with the Chief Exploration Geologist and the Technical Services team, integrate detailed geological and structural information with all available datasets (geophysical, geochemical, geotechnical, etc. ) to aid in the construction of optimal resource estimation models; In collaboration with the Chief Exploration Geologist, assist regional Exploration Managers to develop district and deposit specific geological models and drive ongoing exploration programs; Contribute to the evaluation of new opportunities that arise through ongoing M&A activities; Contribute specialist input to geotechnical initiatives at B2Gold’s global mining operations, as required; Liaise with contractors and consultants, as required; Complete geological reports and presentations to management, as required; Frequent international and domestic travels to our operating and exploration project sites will be required; and Perform other duties as required in support of Company objectives. Required Qualifications/Skills Master’s degree or PhD in Geology with specialization in structural geology from an accredited university or college; Professional designation (P. Geo.
) or eligibility for professional registration; Minimum of 15 years of relevant geological experience, preferably in the mining industry, including significant mapping, structural drill core logging, core orientation methodology and exploration target definition; Knowledge of structural geology and regolith mapping/exploration in sub-tropical terranes would be beneficial; Prior experience in world-class gold deposits, with a good working knowledge of both orogenic and epithermal systems preferred; Proficiency with ArcMap, Leapfrog, Move, or similar mining software; Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PPT, Outlook); Proven track record of meeting targets and deadline-driven; Ability to work with different cultures and settings across different time zones; Excellent communication and collaboration abilities with all levels of internal employees and external professionals and stakeholders; Able to work collaboratively in a team environment but also available to work independently with minimum supervision; Ability to thrive and multitask in a fast paced and dynamic environment managing multiple demands; and Strong English written, verbal and presentation skills are required. Additional Desired Qualifications: French language ability considered a strong asset. Job Demands/Physical Requirements: This position is based out of our Vancouver head office with frequent domestic and international travels required which may be in short notice (40 – 50%); and B2Gold requires employees to be fully vaccinated (and maintain fully vaccinated status), subject to applicable human-rights related exemptions. Compensation B2Gold offers a competitive compensation package, including salary commensurate with experience, knowledge and skills, plus a comprehensive benefit package for employees and their dependents.
We thank all applicants for their interest in B2Gold Corp; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. B2Gold prioritizes local employment, supports empowerment initiatives and continuously works towards a people profile that matches the demographics of the respective national settings in which we operate, while appreciating our inclusive culture that attracts talent from around the world. As an equal opportunity employer, B2Gold values diversity and we encourage all qualified candidates to apply. To Apply: b2gold-external.
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