Senior Exploration Geologist

Employer
Pray & Company
Location
AK, United States
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
Feb 13, 2022

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Senior Exploration Geologist



As our Senior Exploration Geologist, you will be responsible for all aspects of the helicopter supported surface exploration programs and assist with underground exploration activities to keep our production going and our profitability up. Every day you will work at a mine on a remote island. You'll start every day organizing, scheduling, and prioritizing work activities to ensure timely completion of projects, programs, and objectives. You will manage drill site preparation and reclamation according to drilling needs and permits. To thrive in this role, you will ensure that drillholes are drilled optimally, sampled, and logged correctly, and that the data is exactly entered into the project database. We're on a remote island, you must know how to work independently, identify, and resolve problems in a timely manner.

Here's what you can expect in this role:

•Training first. Every hire is provided MSHA training in the first 4 days on the job. We also provide department-level training on not just what to do, but safety, as well.

•You will effectively utilize all mapping, geophysics, sampling, ore models and GIS/targeting software to generate and rank exploration targets

•Perform remote fieldwork including geologic mapping, soil sampling, and monitoring ground geophysics.

•You will take a boat commute to work every day. Every department is slightly different, but our Geology department works 4 days on for 11 hours each, followed by 3 days off.

•You will assist with publishing weekly, bi-weekly, monthly, and quarterly reports and presentations.

•Safety is important. Every piece of equipment and each work area must be inspected before work starts. You will promote and personally observe safety procedures.

•A team you can rely on, a team that will have your back.

Applicants must possess current authorization to work in the United States.

Employment is contingent upon proof of vaccination for COVID-19 or ability to be fully vaccinated by hire date.

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•\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;Perform remote fieldwork including geologic mapping, soil sampling, and monitoring ground geophysics.\u003c/p\u003e\u003cp style=\"line-height: 1; font-family: Arial; font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); margin: 0px;\"\u003e

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•\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;Safety is important. Every piece of equipment and each work area must be inspected before work starts. You will promote and personally observe safety procedures. \u003c/p\u003e\u003cp style=\"line-height: 1; font-family: Arial; font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); margin: 0px;\"\u003e

•\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;A team you can rely on, a team that will have your back. \u003c/p\u003e\u003cp style=\"line-height: 1; font-family: Arial; font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); margin: 0px;\"\u003e\u0026nbsp;\u003c/p\u003e\u003cp style=\"line-height: 1; font-family: Arial; font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); margin: 0px;\"\u003eApplicants must possess current authorization to work in the United States. \u003c/p\u003e\u003cp style=\"line-height: 1; font-family: Arial; font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); margin: 0px;\"\u003eEmployment is contingent upon proof of vaccination for COVID-19 or ability to be fully vaccinated by hire date.\u003c/p\u003e\u003cp style=\"line-height: 1; font-family: Arial; font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); margin: 0px;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c/p\u003e\u003cp style=\"line-height: 1; font-family: Arial; font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); margin: 0px;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c/p\u003e","description_text":"Senior Exploration Geologist\n\nAs our Senior Exploration Geologist, you will be responsible for\nall aspects of the helicopter supported surface exploration\nprograms and assist with underground exploration activities to\nkeep our production going and our profitability up. Every day you\nwill work at a mine on a remote island. You'll start every day\norganizing, scheduling, and prioritizing work activities to\nensure timely completion of projects, programs, and objectives.\nYou will manage drill site preparation and reclamation according\nto drilling needs and permits. To thrive in this role, you will\nensure that drillholes are drilled optimally, sampled, and logged\ncorrectly, and that the data is exactly entered into the project\ndatabase. We're on a remote island, you must know how to work\nindependently, identify, and resolve problems in a timely manner.\n\nHere's what you can expect in this role:\n\n

•Training first. Every hire is provided MSHA training in the\nfirst 4 days on the job. We also provide department-level\ntraining on not just what to do, but safety, as well.\n\n

•You will effectively utilize all mapping, geophysics,\nsampling, ore models and GIS/targeting software to generate and\nrank exploration targets\n\n

•Perform remote fieldwork including geologic mapping, soil\nsampling, and monitoring ground geophysics.\n\n

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•You will assist with publishing weekly, bi-weekly, monthly,\nand quarterly reports and presentations.\n\n

•Safety is important. Every piece of equipment and each work\narea must be inspected before work starts. You will promote and\npersonally observe safety procedures.\n\n

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The mine is owned and operated by Hecla Mining Company, headquartered in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. Established in 1891, Hecla has a rich history as a distinguished and respected precious metals producer. Winner of numerous safety and environmental awards, Greens Creek is seeking new team members committed to professional growth and success.\u003c/p\u003e\u003cp style=\"line-height: 1; font-family: Arial; font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); margin: 0px;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c/p\u003e\u003cp style=\"line-height: 1; font-family: Arial; font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); margin: 0px;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: rgb(0, 0, 0);\"\u003eWe have a three-part interview process. You must complete the self-assessment that will be sent to you via e-mail after you have completed your application.\u0026nbsp;Then, if you are selected, our hiring manager will reach out to you via phone call to get to know you and your skill set a little better. Finally, if you are selected to move forward, you will be invited to come for a site interview to ensure that we are fit for you, and you are a fit for us.\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u003c/span\u003e\u003c/p\u003e\u003cp style=\"line-height: 1; font-family: Arial; font-size: 12px; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); margin: 0px;\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c/p\u003e","internal_notes_text":"Requires relocation to Juneau AK\n\nAK differential: 20%\n\nJuneau Differential $10K\n\nBase salary $80-85K\n\nWith AK \u0026 Juneau Differentials: $106K-$112K\n\nPosition reports to Chief Geologist\n\nAbout Us\n\nThe Greens Creek Mine, located on Admiralty Island 18 miles south\nof Juneau, is an underground polymetallic mine operating since\n1989, employing approximately 450 people. The mine is owned and\noperated by Hecla Mining Company, headquartered in Coeur d'Alene,\nIdaho. Established in 1891, Hecla has a rich history as a\ndistinguished and respected precious metals producer. 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