Geologist, Exploration in Perth, Australia

at WorkPac Group
Location Perth, Australia
Date Posted April 2, 2019
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent

Description

WorkPac are currently seeking a Land Access Advisor to join a leading mining company within their Land Access & CSP team. You will support the team in facilitating land access that is critical to the success our clients business. The role will be offered as an initial six -twelve month contract opportunity.

About the role:
This role is a great opportunity to work with key external stakeholders (especially traditional owners and consultants) to co-ordinate and conduct heritage surveys and provide strategic advice to the business on land access matters.
The Growth & Innovation group operates through the entire life cycle of our clients mines and assets, creating value through exploration, project development and technical excellence. Working in close partnership with all product groups, it focuses on finding safer, smarter and more efficient ways to manage resources and operations.

Accountabilities:
Reporting to the Land Access Specialist, you will be accountable for:
Ensu

WorkPac are currently seeking a Land Access Advisor to join a leading mining company within their Land Access & CSP team. You will support the team in facilitating land access that is critical to the success our clients? business. The role will be offered as an initial six -twelve month contract opportunity.

About the role:
This role is a great opportunity to work with key external stakeholders (especially traditional owners and consultants) to co-ordinate and conduct heritage surveys and provide strategic advice to the business on land access matters.
The Growth & Innovation group operates through the entire life cycle of our clients? mines and assets, creating value through exploration, project development and technical excellence. Working in close partnership with all product groups, it focuses on finding safer, smarter and more efficient ways to manage resources and operations.

Accountabilities:
Reporting to the Land Access Specialist, you will be accountable for:

Ensuring strict compliance with statutory, legal and contractual obligations;

Assisting with the preparation of native title and heritage protection agreements and landholder access agreements with discipline specialists and external providers;

Liaising with statutory bodies and stakeholders regarding land and mineral rights issues, new regulations and legislation;

Providing leadership in HSEC and assurance by anticipating current and future risks and managing these;

Liaising with landholders, indigenous representative bodies, community relations and other third parties over issues including native title, cultural heritage, access rights, land use and land tenure acquisition;

Acting as a company representative at land access negotiation meetings and cultural heritage clearances and ensuring ongoing compliance with statutory and contractual obligations;

Maintaining documents and databases with respect to land and mineral rights obligations and compliance

Required Skills and Experience
To be successfully considered for this role, you will possess the following:

Understanding and operational experience of the relevant mineral rights and land access related legislation;

Functional understanding of related acts as they impact upon mineral rights such as Environmental, Heritage, local government and commercial implications;

Experience in collaborating and engaging with a range of contacts in the relevant local communities and with external stakeholders;

Experience in coordinating and supervising cultural heritage field surveys

Understanding of industry codes of conduct across relevant jurisdictions;

Functional understanding of mineral rights management systems and GIS software including ArcGIS, Mapinfo;

Excellent negotiating skills and highly develop verbal and written communication skills;

Graduate qualifications in a related field such as Mineral Title, Geoscience, Law, Archaeology or equivalent will be highly regarded but not essential.

A C Class driver's license

Benefits
Located in Perth with some travel required
Initial six - twelve month contract opportunity
Challenge yourself to think outside of the box
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About WorkPac
WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities. Looking after our employees is important to us. Through our myrewards platform, we offer benefits from retail rewards through to financial, health cover, insurance, superannuation services and more.

How to Apply

Click apply now or email your resume to Julia Ryzner:
At WorkPac, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

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