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HR Project Partners is currently accepting resumes for a Metallurgist on behalf of our client, Calibre, Valentine Gold Mine. The ideal candidate would have a University Degree or College Diploma in Metallurgical or Chemical Engineering and a minimum of 3 years of mining experience, gold experience is an asset.

Reporting to the Chief Metallurgist, the Metallurgist is responsible for monitoring and reporting process plant metallurgical performance and to provide technical support to the production team to achieve company budgeted output.

This position is located at the Project site, working on a 14 days in/14 days out rotation.

To apply for this position, please do so by clicking on the following URL link:

Deadline to apply: Thursday, July 18, 2024.


  • Demonstrate leadership in Health, Safety, and Environment through personal behaviors and conversations.
  • Report all Health, Safety, and Environment incidents and participate in Health, Safety, and Environment initiatives, reviews and investigations.
  • Establish and promote a respectful and healthy work environment at all times.
  • Monitor and recommend key plant operating parameters to increase recovery and mill tons throughput.
  • Ensure cost effectiveness measures are implemented without jeopardizing gold recovery.
  • Achieve plant recoveries through agreed metallurgical practices and procedures.
  • Complete daily, weekly and monthly metallurgical accounting reports.
  • Ensure effective communication lines within team and co-workers.
  • Actively promote continuous improvements to safety, operation efficiencies and reducing operational costs.
  • Manage and mentor gold room personnel.
  • Monitor plant performance, assist in operations troubleshooting exercises and provide technical feedback and advice to operations to help achieve optimal results.
  • Identify defects in process equipment and other problems affecting process performance, ensure that the necessary repairs or modifications are included in maintenance planning.
  • Participate in the definition of a metallurgical development program aimed at optimizing the process.
  • Conduct technical investigations and make recommendations to Chief Metallurgist regarding possible process improvements.
  • Participate in maintenance planning and ensure that the needs of the process receive adequate consideration when plans are set.
  • Lead assigned process improvement projects.
  • Produce daily metallurgical accounting balances, perform monthly production and inventory reconciliation, and generate reports.
  • Assist in the development and enhancement of SOP’s.
  • Promote and maintain a high-performance culture throughout the operation.
  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • A University Degree or College Diploma in Metallurgical or Chemical Engineering is required.
  • Professional Engineer designation is preferred.
  • A minimum of 3 years of mining experience is required; gold experience is an asset.


  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Ability/willingness to work safely with hazardous chemicals and procedures.
  • Ability to interpret and communicate data.
  • Strong ability to troubleshoot complex problems.
  • Strong computer skills with the ability to interpret data.
  • Strong technical writing skills.
  • Skills in statistical analysis.
  • Knowledge of health, safety, and environmental requirements at remote sites.
  • Knowledge of the OHS, mining, and construction regulations.
  • Ability to influence and inspire others and manage cross-functional relationships.
  • A valid driver license and a driver’s abstract.

Calibre Mining Corporation is engaged in the exploration and development of the Valentine Gold Project (the “Project”) located in the central region of Newfoundland and Labrador. Once in production, it will be the largest gold mine in Atlantic Canada and a major employer in the province. Calibre is a public corporation (TSX:CXB) headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia with a regional office located in Grand Falls-Windsor, NL.

Additional corporate and Project information is available at

HR Project Partners Inc. (HRPP) is a Human Resources consulting company offering various services in Human Resources, both to individuals and to companies. One of those services is recruitment for companies on a provincial and national basis.

HR Project Partners is an equal opportunity employer.

While HR Project Partners appreciates all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

Job Overview

Posted date :
July 8, 2024
Job nature :
Full Time

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