Project Exploration Geologist

Location: Mount Isa Qld Posted Date: July 5, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 498C0DB7 Careermine Job Id: 1783953
  • Residential Mount Isa
  • Mount Isa, QLD, Australia
  • Super 13%

Project Exploration Geologist (Brownfields)
NQ Copper Resource Development
Mount Isa/Queensland/Australia
Ref. No. SJP679

Mount Isa Mines is looking for a Project Exploration Geologist to support life of mine planning and asset extension projects. This challenging role will see you work closely in a multidisciplinary team to ensure organisational goals are met. The remuneration for this role can range from $113,710 - $146,220 dependent on depth of experience, qualifications and skills the successful candidate will bring to the position. This is a permanent full-time role based residentially in Mount Isa.

You will be responsible for:
  • Planning and execution of resource definition programs for extension and infill projects.
  • Ensure drill programs are designed and scheduled within practicable time frames, to allow for Resource model updates and stope optimisation.
  • Ensure technical review of holes are completed, breakthrough, voids and any potential hazards are identified and communicated.
  • Run drilling risk assessments as required.
  • Ensure schedule is reflective of exploration requirements, infill drilling requirements, platform/rig availability and budget by conducting frequent reviews and updates as required.
  • Schedule and facilitate accurate communication of diamond drill plan to all stakeholders.
  • Provide Life of Mine Budget diamond drill estimates based on Mine Schedule.
  • Track and communicate EOM data, including budget and spend for diamond drilling.
  • Training and mentoring of junior staff.
  • Geological interpretation with target generation, proposal and execution
You will have the followings skills and attributes:
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills with the ability to work independently and within a team environment.
  • High level of computer literacy (Leapfrog will be well regarded).
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications (Geology).

For further information please contact:
Kylie Duncan on 07 4744 3223

Applications Close:
8:00am Friday 2nd August 2019

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