Contract Lab-At-Rig Technician

Company Name: Reflex

Location: Barrick Goldrush Exploration site (Carlin, NV area)
Description: Reflex is looking for an on-site laboratory technician for the 2018 North American Trial of the Coiled Tube Drill system and the Lab-at-Rig on-site geochemical laboratory. The technician will be responsible for sample preparation and analysis at a drill rig-deployed, fully self-contained laboratory. The contract term will consist of about 1 week training near the end of May and 5 weeks (with possible extension) of 12-hour shifts (no night shifts), 14-on, 7-off rotation with the work performed at Barrick’s Goldrush Exploration site, ~40 miles south of Carlin, NV. The compensation package will consist of a competitive day rate, per diem, accommodations during the work hitches and transportation to/from the worksite. In addition to a well-paying summer job, the employee will get valuable experience for their resume working at one of Nevada’s premier exploration sites, connections with Barrick Exploration staff and hands-on practice using cutting edge analytical and exploration technologies.


Key Responsibilities: See Description

Minimum Qualifications:

-24-hour MSHA Surface Miner Qualification, or ability to complete training by start date.
-Ability to pass a drug screen.
-Ability and drive to work outdoors for 12-hours keeping up with an analytical workload and
drilling operations.
-Commitment for the entire 5-week program.

Preferred Qualifications:

-Previous experience with geochemical analysis, especially XRF methods
-1st-3rd year undergraduate in Geology, Geophysics, Hydrology, or Mining Engineering

Desired Majors: Geology, Geophysics, Hydrogeology, Mining Engineering

Position Type: Contract

Hours per week: 40+

Salary & Benefits: Not provided

Application Process: 

To apply, send a brief CV to:
Geoff Burtner


Application Deadline: Not Provided