New Job Environmental Technician In Ontario

Environmental Technician
Environmental Technician

Environmental Technician

Company : Jobssummary / Indeed
Salary : Details not provided
Location : Ontario

Full Description

If you thrive on success and team work in a team culture, Agnico Eagle offers career opportunities on a global scale. We provide rewarding and challenging work that will help you grow your skills and your career. Agnico Eagle is committed to creating meaningful opportunities for our employees and we encourage everyone who works for us to contribute to their full potential. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We provide a safe work environment and seek to ensure all individuals are treated with respect and dignity, free from harassment, discrimination, bullying and retaliation. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need. Disability-related accommodations during the application and selection process are available upon request. Interested? We hope you are.


Location: Macassa Mine, Kirkland Lake, ON

Rotation: 4/3 schedule

This role is not a Camp Based opportunity.


At Agnico Eagle, our values never waver. We believe in trust, respect, equality, family and responsibility. Why? Because they express who we are and they have helped us succeed in business for over 60 years.


We value you – your unique set of skills and experience. We value your willingness to build those skills and make a meaningful contribution to our company. And, we value your commitment to treat every person on our team with respect, helping us to operate safely, protect the environment and make a positive contribution to our local communities.


Based at the Macassa Mine Site, we currently have an exciting opportunity for an Environmental Technician to join our Environmental team.

The Macassa Mine is a high-grade gold producer, with grade improving at depth, and a key valuation driver for Agnico Eagle. Located in the Town of Kirkland Lake, Ontario, the Macassa Mine remains one of the highest gold grade mines in the world. Macassa commenced operations in 2002, and with the discovery of the South Mine Complex has been able to increase its level of production significantly over the past five years. The mine is located in an area with well-developed infrastructure, including a provincial highway, a railway system and a private airport. High-grade ore is processed at the Macassa Mill, which currently has available capacity and is located in close proximity to the mine.

The Environmental Technician will be responsible for working within the team completing a variety of both office and field work.


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Work as part of the Macassa Mine Environmental team
  • Participate in fieldwork requirement initiatives (various types of sampling, bottle inventory, QA/QC, chains of custody, monitoring, and inspections)
  • Utilize various types of equipment (hand held monitors, loggers, etc), maintain and calibrate as required
  • Conduct environmental monitoring as per the statutory requirements of the relevant Mine Management Plan (MMP), Waste Discharge Licence (WDL) and other statutory requirements as necessary.
  • Assist in the preparation of statutory reports on environmental performance as required in the WDL and MMPs.
  • Maintenance of monitoring/sampling works and reporting schedule to ensure that all regulatory requirements and business commitments are met.
  • Database maintenance and reporting data to statutory bodies.
  • Assist in providing environmental advice notifications to site supervisors and managers.
  • Assist with the liaison with the community and key stakeholders
  • Support the team and assist with additional requests as needed
  • Travel to other sites as required
  • Other duties from time to time


Our ideal candidate has:

  • Education relevant to Environmental preferred (college diploma or university degree)
  • valid Drivers license, G, in good standing
  • Knowledge of light-duty all terrain vehicle operation an asset
  • Computer skills – Microsoft Suite and database understanding
  • Previous relevant experience preferred
  • Good time management and multi-tasking abilities
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to work in inclement weather conditions, sometimes with minimal to no supervision
  • Able to manage schedule independently
  • Physically fit/able (lifting up to 50 lbs is common in this position)


Together, we are building a world-class gold mine and our success is determined by the hard work and dedication of our team. All of our team members are rewarded with a competitive benefits package and on-the-job perks, including:

  • Competitive salary
  • Group benefits package
  • Training and learning opportunities

Should you be the successful candidate for this role, you will be contacted by a member of our Human Resources Department to schedule an interview.

Together, we are Going for Gold in everything that we do and our success is determined by the hard work and dedication of our team.