Senior Resource Geologist

Location: Metro Posted Date: January 18, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 499445 Careermine Job Id: 1829633
MRL is an innovative and leading diversified mining services company, with a growing world-class portfolio of the mining operations across multiple commodities and locations.

As part of our vision to be recognised as one of the great Australian companies, we pride ourselves in our ability to provide significant opportunity for the learning and development of our people, and to open the door for them to build a long-term career within our business.

If you want to work with a company that thinks different, works different, is different... Then you want to work at MRL.

Because you're different.

About the role

Due to continued growth into 2020, Mineral Resources have a new opportunity in our Project Services team for a Senior Resource Geologist based in our Head Office in Applecross (with a move to a new office in Subiaco in 2020). As a Senior Resource Geologist, this high level technical role will be responsible for standardising the drill hole coding, geological domaining and interpretation of cross sections for multiple MRL deposits. Reporting to the Exploration Manager, you will also provide high level technical mentoring to the exploration and mine geologists within the MRL group.

With demonstrated experience in the Pilbara, your duties will include;
  • Identification of different stratigraphy and geological domains in alignment with Pilbara Iron Ore Classifications
  • Report writing for physical and chemical characteristics of different geological domains and material types
  • Interpretation of geological cross-sections and creation of wire frame models
  • Maintain and report on the quality of geological data collected across MRL projects
  • Provide input data for resource estimation geologist
  • Maintain and foster a working environment which prompts safety in all that we do, whilst also providing outstanding service


About You
  • Tertiary level education in Geology
  • At least 5 years experience in mining and exploration industry
  • Pilbara specific Iron Ore experience
  • Experience with Micromie/Surpac and Mapinfo/ArcGIS
  • Sound interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently
  • Experience in geochemical interpretation, geological wire framing and drill hole planning
  • Exploratory data analysis skills, resource estimation and block modelling experience desirable


If you believe that you have the necessary attitude and skills for this role, apply now! Shortlisting will commence immediately.

Please note that no agency applications will be accepted at this time, unless specifically requested.

Mineral Resources Limited is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer, and we encourage applicants who identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander to apply.

About MRL
As an ASX 200 and perennial high performing company, Mineral Resources Limited (MRL) is an Australian based leader in the performance and delivery of diversified mining services and minerals processing, underpinned by a growing world-class portfolio of mining operations across multiple commodities including iron ore and lithium.

Advertised: 17 Jan 2020 W. Australia Standard Time
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