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Job Information
Author eocanada
Date December 7, 2016
Type Full Time
Company Pretivm
Salary Competitive - Per Hour
Location Vancouver or Smithers, BC
Category Natural Resource
Contact Information
For full details and to apply please visit


We are Pretivm – a Canadian mining company and the proud owner of the Brucejack Project. The Brucejack Project is an underground gold and silver mine located in Northwest British Columbia.

With commercial production scheduled to commence in 2017, the Brucejack Project is now entering an exciting new construction phase. To support our ambitious growth plans, we are hiring hundreds of professionals, from accounting clerks and cooks, to truck drivers, engineers and more!

As an employer, we are committed to ensuring a safe, comfortable and diverse working environment. We are working closely with our neighbours – the local communities and First Nations – to provide employment, training, and investment opportunities.

Don’t miss this exciting opportunity join one of the largest and highest-grading undeveloped gold projects in world!

If you are interested in joining us, please read about the current opportunity below or


We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Geochemist to join Pretivm’s Vancouver or Smithers, BC office, and also work at the Brucejack Project in Northwestern BC. Site work may vary in trips of several days to 14 days on/14 days off rotations.

In this role, you will report to the Environmental Manager and will support the Environmental Department’s strategy to maintain compliance with Project regulatory authorizations and legislated environmental requirements, while taking a proactive role in mitigating and resolving potential environmental issues and/or concerns that might arise in regard to mine operations.

The position will require working closely with members of the Pretivm Environmental and other site teams (e.g. Geology and Mining Operations), and with Pretivm’s consultant Qualified Professionals for Geochemistry, Water Quality, and related disciplines.

Our ideal candidate will have a degree in Geochemistry, or Geology with Geochemistry training, combined with a minimum of two (2) years’ relevant experience. A M.Sc. degree in geochemistry may be accepted in lieu of experience, however, you will need to have sufficient geology training and have successfully completed university geochemistry courses that are required for a B.Sc., Geology.

To qualify for this role you must be eligible for professional status as a P.Geo. Obtaining this professional status is a requirement of the position and a key facet of this role will involve being mentored by the consultant Geochemistry Qualified Professional (QP) for the Project, and to attain this QP status.

If this sounds like you, we’d be lucky to have you on our team! Please read about our great employee benefits and complete our easy online application form below.


The success of the Brucejack Project will be determined by the hard working and dedicated team who help us build it. All of our team members can expect to receive a highly competitive salary that is commensurate with your experience, skills, and qualifications.

All of our team members are also rewarded with a host of great benefits, including:

  • Paid travel days, including transport to and from site
  • Extended medical benefits and wellness coverage
  • RRSP matching programs

It is important to note that the wellbeing of our team is our top priority. As such, we promote a drug and alcohol free work environment through the use of mandatory pre-employment drug and alcohol testing.


For full details and to apply please visit

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