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Mine Surveyor

Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd.


Wesdome Gold Mines has had over 30 years of continuous gold mining operations in Canada.  The Company is 100% Canadian focused with a pipeline of projects in various stages of development.  The Company’s strategy is to build Canada’s next intermediate gold producer, producing 200,000+ ounces from two mines in Ontario and Quebec.  The Eagle River Complex in Wawa, Ontario is currently producing gold at the Eagle River Underground Mine.  Wesdome started production at the Kiena Complex in Val d’Or, Quebec in December 2022. The Company trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol “WDO”.


Reporting to the Chief Engineer and the Lead Surveyor, the Mine Surveyor will assist with daily surveying of the underground and surface locations and assist in updating the Deswik master files with the most recent information, and in collaboration with the other Surveyors the incumbent will ensure the mine and engineering departments survey requirements are met.

Accountabilities and duties will include but not limited to the following:

  • Assisting with Daily Surveys
  • Updating Drawings in Deswik and in AutoCAD
  • Issuing Updated Layouts
  • Maintaining Survey Equipment
  • Occasional Ventilation Work as Required
  • Ensure that safety rules and regulations are followed and respected. Worker safety is the responsibility of all employees.
  • Assuring that the Wesdome surveying procedures and the surveying guidelines set by the Lead Surveyor are followed.
  • Providing line and grade for development
  • Marking up long hole reference lines
  • Surveying lines for diamond drilling and pick up final holes
  • Surveying various surface locations
  • Issuing updated layouts to the mine department
  • Preparing tonnage and advance calculations for month end
  • CMS and Drone Surveys
  • Survey production holes 


  • Possess a technical background related to the position.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience surveying in an underground environment.
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD, Deswik, Excel or other mine planning software.
  • Strong organization and time management skills;
  • Aptitude for assimilating survey equipment and procedures.
  • Well developed computer skills.

Location and Logistics of the Role

  • This position is located at our Eagle River Mine location near Wawa, ON;
  • In this role, you will work a 7 days in / 7 days out or 14 days in / 14 days out or 4 days in / 3 days out schedule and therefore you will have meals and accommodations provided at our camp;

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position.
However, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


Wesdome prides itself on being an equal opportunity employer committed to responsible mining practices and building a diverse and inclusive workforce. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or Aboriginal status.

Wesdome is committed to accessibility for people with disabilities. We will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of the recruitment and selection process. If you require accommodations, please contact us at Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd. - People & Careers - Accessibility

In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (the “Act”), Wesdome is committed to hosting and maintaining an accessible environment.

To be eligible for this position, you must be legally permitted to work in Canada without any additional sponsorship support from Wesdome.

Contact Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd.

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