Geologist job advertisement

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Open pit mine geologist

Prospector Industries is seeking an enthusiastic mine geologist to join our open pit operations team in Jewelstown, WA. On offer is an attractive role for someone looking to expand their existing career within a reputable mining house. You will enjoy a fast-paced and professional environment that boasts a strong leadership team.

Working across all fields of open pit geology, your role promises to be varied and interesting. Reporting to the geology manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Daily development checks/geological mapping
  • Assisting with interpretation and validation of grade control
  • Planning of drilling sites
  • Assisting with generation of structural models
  • Reporting, data collection and system improvement
  • Core logging and sampling
  • Mineral resource evaluation and modelling
  • Supporting management with life-of-mine planning and scheduling
  • Liaising with the technical services department
  • Upholding a high level of workplace health and safety standards

The ideal candidate for this role will possess:

  • A tertiary qualification in geology
  • 1+ years geology experience in open pit metalliferous mining
  • Mineral resource estimation experience (ideal, but not essential)
  • Experience with a range of geology programs, including MineSight and other GIS software
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

If you are looking to join an industry leader and reap the rewards of being associated with this profitable operation, then this role is for you. Some other benefits include:

  • A competitive salary with various other company benefits
  • A comfortable environment, but with plenty of challenges
  • An expanding company with varied operations and extensive exploration – ample opportunities for career progression
  • Structured training and development
  • Assurance that you are joining a company with the highest standards of safety

To kick-start your career with Prospector Industries, forward your cover letter and resume to Tina Argent, HR Manager:

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