• Location: Telkwa, British Columbia
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #11627
  • Salary: CA$130,000 Per Hour

MatchBox Consulting Group is on the hunt for a Geologist in British Columbia’s northwest region. Our client is a leading mining company who endeavors to respectfully and responsibly develop their mining projects. 

As a Geologist, you will play a vital role in our exploration efforts, contributing to the identification and assessment of valuable coal resources. 


Exploration Programs

  • Design, oversee, and execute geological mapping, sampling, and drilling campaigns.
  • Analyze and interpret geological data to guide exploration initiatives.

Resource Statements

  • Compile, analyze, and interpret data to produce reliable resource estimates.
  • Regularly update resource statements based on new data and exploration findings.

Coal Quality Database

  • Collect, analyze, and maintain data regarding the quality of coal reserves.
  • Collaborate with the mining team to ensure efficient extraction based on coal quality.

Geochemistry Database

  • Manage and maintain a comprehensive geochemistry database.
  • Interpret geochemical data to provide insights into coal quality, extraction challenges, and potential hazards.


  • A bachelor’s degree in Geology; a postgraduate degree, specializing in exploration or mineral deposits would be advantageous. 
  • Minimum 5+ years experience in mineral exploration with 2+ years specifically in coal.
  • Experience developing geological models
  • Ability to draft and interpret cross sections and level plans, and experience in using these to constrain 3D geologic models;
  • Experience in the fundamentals of exploration: mapping (field and pit), litho sampling, soil sampling, drilling and logging (RC / DDH); 
  • Good hands-on experience in the design and management of soil geochemistry and drilling programs;
  • Geological/geochemical/geophysical interpretative and integration skills.
  • Competence in [Leapfrog, ArcGIS, ioGas, acQuire] and other related software platform.

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About MatchBox

Headquartered in downtown Vancouver and serving clients nationally, MatchBox is one of the leading recruitment and solutions firms that specializes in the fields of IT & Technology, Engineering & Technical, Real Estate & Construction, and Accounting & Finance. We offer unrivaled expertise with our team's extensive experience in the recruitment and professional services industry. We are dedicated to building great connections and creating strong opportunities within the workforce and the labor market.


Equal Opportunities

MatchBox is committed to providing equal opportunities for all applicants. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, including members of minority groups such as racialized individuals, people with disabilities, LGBTQ+ individuals, and Indigenous peoples. It is a priority for us that all candidates are treated fairly and without discrimination. Our recruitment teams receive ongoing training on using objective criteria for evaluating candidates and other related topics to create an inclusive and welcoming environment for all.


Work Permits

Please note that we require all interested candidates to obtain the necessary work permits from the Government of Canada prior to submitting an application. This position is open exclusively to individuals residing in Canada and legally authorized to work in Canada. Applications not meeting these criteria will not be considered.


Further Consideration

We receive a high volume of applications and are only able to contact candidates who are selected for further consideration.


Find out more at www.matchboxhr.com

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