Career Details

Summary

Intermediate Geologist

Reporting to the Senior Geologist and Exploration Manager, the Intermediate Geologist will contribute to and supervise drill programs across NexGen’s land claims with the objective of economic uranium discovery. The incumbent will participate and contribute as part of a multi-disciplinary team to plan and execute drill program(s) with a strong focus on health and safety.

Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to):

• Engage in and supervise geological work including core logging, sample collection, and QA/QC to ensure exploration best practices;

• Interpretation and reporting of geological data, developing geological models, and working with the Exploration Team to advance project understanding; 

• Planning and coordinating the detailed logistics of drill programs to ensure drill holes are prioritized to produce expected results and activities happen in a cost effective manner;

• Planning drill hole locations and to effectively test targets as directed;

• Completing required weekly, monthly, and quarterly reports; • Complete field work to ensure drill programs are conducted to high standards;

• Other duties as assigned.

Education & Experience:

• Bachelor’s degree in Geology is required;

• Minimum of four (4) years of experience in mineral exploration;

• Strong understanding of geological software and databases (Leapfrog, ArcGIS, Geosoft, acQuire);

• Fluent computer skills and proficient in MS Office applications, (Excel, Word, Outlook, Teams);

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with experience in working with a broad range of people;

• Experience in working field rotations to support drill programs in remote locations;

• Proven commitment to workplace safety and demonstrates safety leadership;

• Valid Class 5 Drivers License.

Core Competencies:

Communication:

• Communicates in an open candid and consistent manner with impact to inform, enroll, coach and inspire.

• Effectively builds rapport and appropriate deliver information (speech and written) in a timeline, well organized, thoughtful and engaging manner.

Team Effectiveness:

• Works collaboratively across functional teams, embracing unique talents and diverse perspectives, to achieve common goals.

• Takes a proactive approach to building relationships by actively participating as a prepared team member, demonstrating flexibility and respect for different work styles.

Work Management:

• Plans, manages, and follows through to ensure the flow and timely completion of activities to deliver successful work results.

• Maintains quality and safety standards to ensure NexGen's Elite Standards are met across all work streams.

• Demonstrates flexibility and adaptability.

Personal Accountability:

• Takes responsibility for own actions and outcomes.

• Maintains effective and professional approach, demonstrating resilience and accountability in a fluid fast paced work environment.

Analytical/Critical Thinking:

• Able to identify articulate and problem solve for complex situations with consideration for outcomes.

• Provides clear and informative explanations to support effective decisions in line with company objectives.

• Uses creative, conceptual and/or inductive reasoning.

Functional & Technical Skills:

• Applies specialized knowledge in own area of expertise and openly shares information and knowledge with others.

Location:

This position will be based in the Saskatoon office with a regular rotation to the Project site during drilling campaigns.

How to Apply:

To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume by email to hr@nxe-energy.ca. Please include Intermediate Geologist in the subject line. While we thank all applicants for their interest in NexGen, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Equal Opportunity:

At NexGen we employ and support the growth of the most qualified person for each position without regard to race, colour, sex, sexual orientation, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.