Deposit Knowledge Specialist – Geologist/Metallurgist

Location: Melbourne Head Office Vic Posted Date: June 20, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 979158(RPO) Careermine Job Id: 1844551
Discover what’s possible with us

Reporting into the Ore Deposit Manager, you will be responsible for supporting the geological activities associated with the effective delivery of Geometalogy domains and models into our operations including projects and studies.

Our technical expertise is something we are quietly proud of. Through our investment in research and development, we have advanced the technical development of our mining methods, achieving operational efficiencies. Whether you are part of our offices, or at one of our sites near or far, you will find so much more than you expect.

Operations near and far

We’re proud to be the largest gold producer listed on the Australian Stock Exchange. From our Head Office in Melbourne, we work closely with our operations both local and global to safely operate and grow.

Based on St Kilda Road, our Melbourne Head Office is easily accessible by public transport or car, with discounted parking available, and located across the road from the Albert Park Lake. Experience a lunch break around the lake or have access to our on-site gym facilities, with local eateries only a short walk from the office.

Who we’re looking for

We are looking for a passionate and well-rounded Geologist/Metallurgist who will be responsible for improving the level of deposit knowledge across all the Newcrest sites. You can be based out of our Melbourne or Brisbane office and are happy to regularly travel (1 week out of 6-8 weeks).

A key part of the role will be analysing and reviewing data to develop geological and geometallurical models for the relevant mineral deposits with particular focus on identifying the primary geological inputs and the risk associated. Operational mining experience in gold and an understanding of a working mine site will be highly advantageous, equally so will be your experience analysing data sets and a broad deposit knowledge. You will also have the following ;
  • Degree qualified in Geology, Metallurgy, Geotechnical or Data Science
  • Demonstrated experience managing stakeholders across several different sites
  • Comprehensive understanding of the mining value chain
  • Experience with visualization software mining packages like Leapfrog, Minesite, Vulcan
  • Experience with IoGAS or any similar data statistical analysis software

Our commitment to you

Our people bring our organisation to life. With us, you’ll find experience all around you. Our leaders are visible and approachable, leading and supporting the organisation through transformation. We bring out the best in each other, inspiring performance and a belief in making an impact.

Look around and you’ll discover opportunities to explore different pathways. Supported by development programs and guided by our leaders, you’ll learn and grow in your time with us.

At this stage, we are not accepting any external agency CVs for the opportunity.