Senior Resource Geologist in Brookwater, Australia

at New Hope Group
Location Brookwater, Australia
Date Posted December 15, 2019
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent


Brookwater QLD 4300New Hope Group is a majority Australian-owned and operated diversified energy company which has been proudly based in South East Queensland for more than 60 years. With a core focus on coal, we also have interests in agriculture, oil, port and exploration and are one of Australia’s top 200 ASX listed companies.
Based at the New Hope Group Corporate Office in Brookwater (with a move planned to Brisbane CBD in 2020), New Hope Group is looking for a Senior Resource Geologist who will require regular interaction with our operating sites near Toowoomba, Moranbah, Ipswich and the Hunter Valley.
This is a fixed-term maternity leave position.
What you’ll be doing:
As well as being primarily involved in the day-to-day geological modelling activities and resource estimation, for current and future exploration projects, you will also be responsible for;
Working with the Superintendent Resource Geology, generate external reports and perform other geological evaluations, assessments and reports as required
Work closely with Long Term Mine Planning and Mine Operations Staff to ensure that geological models are well understood, and issues are appropriately incorporated into mine plans.
Participate in exploration planning to generate exploration targets for the company.
Participate in the development and implementation of annual plans and budgets.
Assist in reporting exploration activities to State Government authorities as specified by the various exploration tenures i.e. six monthly, annual and relinquishment reports within required timeframes.
Provide regular feedback to the Superintendent Resource Geology on all key issues in a timely manner
What you’ll bring:
Commitment to safe production
A positive, can-do attitude
Alignment with New Hope’s Core Values
Enjoy working in the field, within a close-knit exploration team
Experience working in coal resource geology, preferably in Queensland and New South Wales basins
Strong communication skills, time management and attention to detail
Supervisory qualifications under either Queensland or New South Wales coal mining legislation will be well regarded
New Hope is committed to providing a safe and healthy work environment with the core objective that our people go home at the end of the day unharmed. Our company policies are based on principles of merit and equal opportunity.
New Hope Group continues to grow our inclusive team, supporting diversity through gender, culture and thought within the organisation.
Applications close 05/01/2020.

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