Geological Technician

Junior Geological Technician / Core Technician  

Seeking multiple, entry level Geological Technicians to join our team to assist ongoing projects across Canada / North America. Reporting to Axiom’s management and the client’s on-site Project Geologist(s) and you will provide office and remote field support as outlined below. 

Responsibilities:  

  • Cutting drill core as directed as per the required sample intervals 
  • Preparing sample shipments and associated documentation 
  • General manual labour and support of diamond drilling activities 
  • Drawing cut lines for sawing of samples 
  • Photographing drill core 
  • Docking oriented core and drawing orientation (bottom of hole) lines 
  • Making and recording geotechnical measurements (in acQuire) including; 
  • RQD, core recovery, magnetic susceptibility, specific gravity 
  • Other duties associated with drilling as requested 

 Requirements: 

  • Preferred education level: Diploma in Geological Technology from an accredited post- secondary institution 
  • Experience with orientated core is an asset 
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite 
  • Accuracy, attention to detail, and strong analytical / organizational skills are fundamental 
  • Professionally fluent in written and spoken English (ILR Level 4-5 or CLB Level 10-12) 
  • Must be in good physical condition and willing to comply with all project health and safety requirements, including any site-specific certifications and / or drug testing requirements 
  • Ability to frequently lift, carry and push 50 lbs 
  • Ability to frequently reach below and at-shoulder level 
  • Collaboration skills that enable you to build strong, positive relationships in culturally diverse environments 
  • Residents of Saskatchewan preferred 
  • Successful completion of a recognized First Aid training safety course, certification must be current and not due to expire for the anticipated duration of the project 
  • A valid driver’s license and a clean driving record 

Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. 

 

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