Geologist

Location: Qld Posted Date: March 25, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 991976 Careermine Job Id: 1839286
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About the role
As our next Geologist reporting to the Technical Services Manager you will work collaboratively towards delivering high-quality solutions and results. The role of the Geologist is to assist the Technical Services Manager in all aspects of the geology function for Dawson South while offering specialist advice to the Operations Department to assist in driving the delivery of the mine's performance targets and maximising the value of the resource. This is achieved through the effective delivery of best practice geology services and support to the mine. In the medium term the Geologist will demonstrate ongoing performance improvement.
Roster and Location
  • 5/2 Monday to Friday Roster with monthly RDO's
  • Dawson South Coal Mine is in the lower Bowen Basin in Central Queensland, about 140 kilometres southwest of Gladstone just outside Moura
  • FIFO or DIDO role with full camp facilities available
About you
To be successful in this role you are required to have:
  • A tertiary qualification in Geology
  • Extensive experience working as a Mine Geologist, preferably in coal
  • In depth knowledge of Geological practices in the coal mining industry
  • Knowledge of relevant mining legislation including the Coal Mining Health & Safety Act
  • Strong planning and problem-solving skills
  • A high level of strategic thinking
  • Strong leadership and talent development skills
About us
We partner with our clients to deliver excellence in open cut and underground mining in Australia, Asia, Africa and the Americas. For more than 80 years, we've operated in diverse commodities, geologies, environments and cultures. Our team uses that insight to optimise solutions for each project and create lasting value for our clients and the communities we live and work in.

We recognise the value of an inclusive and diverse workplace through our vision of everyone matters always. We're focused on creating an inclusive environment to allow our people to bring their best self to work because they feel safe, included and empowered.

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How to apply
This role is an opportunity to take the next step in your career. With our culture of recognition, development, and a stimulating and satisfying work environment, there is no better time to join Thiess.

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