Geologist 1 or 2

Location
Big Timber Montana
Salary
Market Related
Posted
May 14, 2020
Closes
Aug 17, 2020
Ref
1406204
Work Term
Permanent
Work Load
Full Time
Language
English

Geologist 1 or 2

Location: East Boulder Mine McLeod, MT

POSITION SUMMARY: Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Assist mining operations by mapping, sampling, and guiding underground production headings.
  • Log and sample drill core.
  • Collect detailed geotechnical information, both in the core lab and underground mapping.
  • Utilize computer software, interpret geology, and produce representative geologic maps.
  • Provide technical information on matters of ore width and grade.
  • W ork cooperatively with technical services and mine operations
  • Will be required to work rotating shifts.

QUALIFICATIONS/KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Minimum BS, BA or higher Geoscience degree or 1 3 years of relevant experience.
  • Leadership qualities including character, teamwork, communication, business sense, and vision.
  • Able to demonstrate and perform basic geological functions.
  • Organized and systematic with attention to detail and quality.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to operate surface and underground equipment (trucks, tractors, forklift).

QUALIFICATIONS/KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:

  • Minimum 1-3 years of underground work experience
  • Demonstrated observational skills for mineralogy and structural features.
  • Thorough understanding and experience in interpreting plan maps and cross-sections.
  • Strong knowledge of grade-control procedures and waste-dilution controls.
  • Proficient computer skills (spreadsheets, word processing, databases, mining applications, etc.)
  • Good understanding of MSHA regulations

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