Project Resource Definition/Project Mine Geologist

Oct 17, 2020
Nov 16, 2020
JO-2010-83382 SD
Work Term
Work Load
Full Time
  • New mine development
  • FIFO from Perth or residential Ravensthorpe/Hopetoun
  • Relocation assistance, 5 weeks annual leave and rental assistance for those residing locally
  • Fascinating geology
An emerging gold developer is seeking to appoint a talented Project Geologist to assist in delivering further resource growth as they move towards mine development. With an existing open pit resource of over 700koz and mining studies outlining a robust low-cost operation, they are looking to further exploit the brownfields and greenfields opportunities to grow existing reserves that will underpin extensions to mine life.

The position
Working with a tight knit team, you will be genuinely valued and be given the opportunity to play a key role in the direction and execution of field exploration and resource definition activities. As they progress through the final stages of feasibilities studies, you will gain the unique experience pivotal in taking a resource through to mine development and operations.

Reporting into the Exploration Manager and Senior Exploration Geologist, you will be responsible for:
  • Assisting with planning and implementation of resource definition activities, including RC & Diamond drilling
  • Providing geological interpretations and 3D model for resource modelling
  • Management and collation of geological data
  • Development and ranking of resource definition drilling targets.
  • Mine development studies and opportunities within production once mining commences.

About you
The successful individual will have previous experience in successful resource development and definition activities, or near mine exploration activities in bringing drilling programs to fruition, this can incorporate open pit production roles.

Key requirements include:
  • Ideally between 2 to 5 years' experience with at least 2 years Archean Gold experience in an exploration or project exploration or production mining role
  • Proven ability in resource definition and managing a broad range of resource definition/ exploration activities
  • Good oral and written skills, in both presentation and technical writing.
This role is offered on a permanent basis, either FIFO from Perth or residential in the shire of Ravensthorpe. For those wishing to reside locally, there will be relocation assistance offered along with rental assistance that contributes up to two thirds of the median shire rent. Additionally, they will provide 5 weeks annual leave for residential candidates.

Unfortunately, we are only able to consider people with appropriate and relevant experience, and who are Australian Permanent Residents.

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