Senior Mine Geologist in Australia

at WorkPac Group
Location Australia
Date Posted August 15, 2019
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent

Description

AustraliaThe Opportunity:
WorkPac Professional are looking for a Senior Mine Geologist for a permanent role with our leading mining client.

Reporting to the Superintendent Planning Services, the purpose of this role is to provide technical expertise and mentorship for the Geology team. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a world-class Manganese deposit on a remote island and to be involved in the ore process from drill rig through to ship. This role is permanent opportunity FIFO out of Cairns or Darwin. Relocation assistant can be discussed for the successful candidate. An option of either a 4 day on 3 day off or 8 day on 6 day off roster is available depending on candidates preference.

Key responsibilities will include:
Oversee and lead an effective grade control and mining strategy
Ensure?appropriate dilution controls
Develop and supervise?ore blending and stockpiling procedures
Develop and supervise product blending for shipping requirements
Co-ordination

The Opportunity:
WorkPac Professional are looking for a Senior Mine Geologist for a permanent role with our leading mining client.

Reporting to the Superintendent Planning Services, the purpose of this role is to provide technical expertise and mentorship for the Geology team. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a world-class Manganese deposit on a remote island and to be involved in the ore process from drill rig through to ship. This role is permanent opportunity FIFO out of Cairns or Darwin. Relocation assistant can be discussed for the successful candidate. An option of either a 4 day on 3 day off or 8 day on 6 day off roster is available depending on candidate?s preference.

Key responsibilities will include:
Oversee and lead an effective grade control and mining strategy

Ensure??appropriate dilution controls

Develop and supervise??ore blending and stockpiling procedures

Develop and supervise product blending for shipping requirements

Co-ordination of geological mapping, development and continuous improvement of??grade control models

Ensure accurate reporting and reconciliation from pit to port

Liaise with the wider technical services team to ensure optimal mine planning and production

Training and development of junior geology team members

Skills and Experience Required:
Extensive mine geology experience, preferably in Open pit

Vulcan and Leapfrog experience preferred

Positive outlook and ability to mentor others

High level of attention to detail

Ability to think outside the box and look for ways to improve work

Confident in block modelling

Advanced Excel

The Offer:
Excellent camp facilities

Industry leading parental leave and family care policy

Competitive salary and allowances

Reference Number: 764J201963490

How to Apply

Click Apply Now or email Julia Ryzner ? Principal Consultant .

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.

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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