Alexco Resource Corp

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Posted: 09-30-2020

Closes: Until Filled




A great opportunity for an experienced Payroll professional to join a dynamic mining company and participate in its growth.


Alexco Resource Corp. owns the majority of the historic high-grade Keno Hill Silver District located in Canada's Yukon Territory. With nearly 1,000 meters of underground development completed at our two new deposits and a robust Pre-Feasibility Study released, Alexco is advancing the district towards a production decision with the goal of production in Q4 2020. This is a great opportunity to be part of the team that is building one of the highest-grade silver operations in the world.

We are looking for an experienced and qualified professional Payroll Specialist to join the Human Resources Team.


• Process payroll for around 250 employees through to EFT and reporting
• Validation of completed business input paperwork
• Experience in Payment Summary Processing, reconciliations, and Month End Processing
• Research and update as appropriate the procedures specific to the territory as required by legislation
• Actively pursue understanding of legislation amendments relating to payroll and ensure that work is conducted within legislative parameters
• Work within the HRIS system identifying opportunities for continuous improvement
• Preparation of regular reports related to payroll to assist the decision making process
• Continuous improvement to the current payroll HRIS reporting framework
• Effectively implements change initiatives
• Timely delivery of processes
• Facilitates and manages own workload with minimal supervision


• 3 to 5 years of relevant experience
• Previous payroll experience gained will working within hourly and salaried employees
• Advanced Microsoft Office skills
• Customer Service orientated and able to forge strong working relationships with operational heads of department in a friendly nature within a team atmosphere
• Understanding of termination and redundancy processing
• Strong analytical skills
• Good written and verbal communication skills
• Strong Collaborative skills
• Strong Microsoft applications skills (including Excel, Word and Outlook)


The position offers a competitive remuneration package. A real teamwork and supportive working culture, that environment, with a professional and safe working environment


Please apply directly by submitting your resume, preferably as a Microsoft Word document. Please note, that due to the number of applications we receive, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.



Positions open: 1
Hours per Week: Full-time
Wage: Depends on experience

Full Time Permanent

Application Process

Applicants must include:
  • Resume

Apply to: Human Resources