DGC Employee Opportunities

What makes Detour Gold an excellent choice?

Detour Gold is an intermediate gold producer that owns and operates the Detour Lake mine in northeastern Ontario. Currently the second largest gold producing mine in Canada, and with a projected mine life of over 20 years, the Detour Lake open pit operation is making a positive socio-economic contribution to northern Ontario.

Over the last few years, Detour Gold has grown to approximately 800 employees. The standard work schedule at the Detour Lake mine is an attractive one week in/one week out, with alternate rotations also available depending on position. Our employees are hosted at site in a newly constructed facility set next to a pristine lake. Private rooms are equipped with ensuite bathrooms and all amenities are in place to make living at Detour Lake your ‘home away from home’.

Detour Gold aims to be an employer of choice and to build a diverse and inclusive workforce of highly talented and motivated employees. Detour Gold is an equal employment opportunity employer offering a range of exciting and rewarding careers in a variety of disciplines. We strive to maximize local employment in the communities surrounding the mine operation and with our Aboriginal partners.

Detour Gold is looking to recruit and retain employees who will make a significant contribution to our business, corporate culture and who embody our vision and values. We are looking for employees who are motivated and have a positive attitude towards their job and their co-workers. We are seeking employees who have an aptitude to work collaboratively, in an environment of mutual respect and who will show commitment and a dedication to excellence.