Mine Geologist

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CA, United States
Dec 23, 2020
Jan 22, 2021
Work Term
Work Load
Full Time
The Mine Geologist will assist the Ore Control Geologist and Chief Geologist in ore control determinations utilizing MineSight mining software which integrates blasthole survey and assay data. The position will assist in maintaining the integrity of the blasthole database (survey and assay), will perform pit mapping and blast hole cuttings mapping, and assist in the generation of interpretive geologic maps.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

•Utilizes MineSight mining software to make day-to-day ore control determinations.

•Assist in maintaining the integrity of the MS Torque blasthole database.

•Perform mapping of blasthole cuttings for lithology and alteration.

•Perform highwall pit mapping.

•Generate interpretive geologic pit bench maps.

•Assist Ore Control Geologist is daily ore/waste determinations.

•Assist in ore control pin flagging, blasthole sampling and sample pick-up as needed.

•Assist in reconciliation of block model (Resource and Production) to actual mined production values by pit, phase and bench

•Provide support to the short-range planning Engineer in development of weekly plans.

•Assist Ore Control Geologist and Chief Geologist with projects as needed

Knowledge, Skill and Experience:

•Bachelors of Science in Geology

•0 - 3 years of experience in the mining industry

•Attention to detail and accuracy in reporting

•Proficiency in MS Office

•Ability to work with little to no supervision

•Ability to complete work safely

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