Camp Cook

Website First Mining Gold

Job Category: Camp Cook

Employment Type: Full time, 2 weeks on 2 weeks off

Location: Springpole, Northwestern Ontario

Application Deadline: Until position is filled

First Mining Gold Corp. (First Mining) is guided by its values of safety, integrity, responsibility, and collaboration. We develop and operate our projects safely, reliably and with care for our impact on the environment. With our presence in Ontario, Newfoundland and Québec, our people play an active role in building strong communities.

We are proud of how our hard work and our commitment to sustainability sets us apart and benefits society and communities where we operate, every day. We are looking for a new team member who shares our values and is ready to take on an exciting opportunity.

The Opportunity

We are seeking to hire a camp cook who will help support daily activities and operation for First Mining Gold at its exploration project. This role will be based in a dynamic team setting, reporting to the Camp Manager, and working closely with the Operations team, you will be integral in the daily support of site activities focused on hospitality with employees, contractors, and visitors at Springpole.

What you will do

As camp cook, your primary duties and responsibilities will be as follows:

• Support activities for employees, contractors, and visitors.

• Prepare 3 meals per day.

• Baking, preparing sandwiches and snacks to go.

• Weekly inventory, grocery and supply order.

• Ensure cleanliness of kitchen and dining area(s).

• Assist with keeping other buildings clean.

• Perform other related work as required; and such other duties and services that would be reasonably expected to be performed by a person employed by a public mineral exploration and development company in a similar position to that of the employee.

Preferred Qualifications and Education

• Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a multi-disciplinary, cross-cultural team.

• Food Safety Handling Certificate an asset.

• Health and Safety focused mindset to work safely and contribute to safe practices of the First Mining Gold team.

• Willingness to travel and work within remote site settings as this position’s rotation will be 2 weeks on 2 weeks off with 12-hour workdays.

• Must be legally entitled to work in Canada.

About First Mining Gold Corp.

First Mining is a Canadian gold developer focused on the development and permitting of the Springpole Gold Project in northwestern Ontario. Springpole is one of the largest undeveloped gold projects in Canada. The results of a positive Pre-Feasibility Study for the Springpole Gold Project were announced by First Mining in January 2021, and the environmental assessment process for the project is on-going. The Company also holds a large equity position in Treasury Metals Inc. who are advancing the Goliath-Goldlund gold projects in Ontario towards construction. First Mining’s portfolio of gold projects in eastern Canada also includes the Pickle Crow (being advanced in partnership with Auteco Minerals Ltd.), Cameron, Hope Brook, Duparquet, Duquesne and Pitt gold projects.

First Mining was created in 2015 by Mr. Keith Neumeyer, founding President and CEO of First Majestic Silver Corp.

Apply now!

If you are interested in working with our growing and exciting company, please submit your RESUME to Shelley Frost, Springpole Camp Manager for consideration.

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Thank you for choosing First Mining in your career search.

We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Applicants must have legal authorization to work in the country in which the position is based with no restrictions.

First Mining is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a diverse workforce representative of the communities in which we operate. We are pleased to consider and encourage all qualified candidates, without regard to race, colour, citizenship, religion, sex, marital / family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, Aboriginal status, age, disability, or persons who may require an accommodation, to apply.