EXPLORATION GEOLOGIST

We are looking for multiple degree qualified geologists to join an exploration team conducting a near mine exploration program in the remote Northern Territory on a FIFO basis. Due to the COVID-19 situation, we are seeking geologists who are in driving distance to the FIFO charter flights operating out of Cairns or Darwin. This is a short-term position.

You will be joining a global mining company listed on the Australian and international stock exchanges who values diversity and strives to be a best-in-class operator. Using your technical expertise, you will be responsible for the accurate collection, collation, interpretation and reporting of geological information from RC and/or diamond core drilling programs.

Safety is a top priority and we are looking for someone that understands the value of a strong safety culture and that can proactively manage risks associated with the drilling program.

Conditions can be arduous due to the Top End climate, making this a physically demanding role. Critical to success is your ability to help drive safety, productivity and data quality under these conditions.

These roles will be part of a 2:2 roster from now until the end of the dry season in the Northern Territory (Dec/Jan).  

Required skills and experience.

  1. Required - A degree in Geology
  2. Experience with RC or Diamond Core rigs highly regarded
  3. Experience with ARC GIS, Geobank, Acquire or similar logging tools and comfortable trouble shooting IT issues in the field highly regarded
  4. Experience working outdoors in arduous conditions
  5. A focus on safety, including raising field safety issues whilst on the job
  6. Hard working and reliable with the ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  7. Monitoring and controlling all aspects of logging, sampling and quality control on the rig to ensure the integrity of the sampling process.
  8. Methodical approach to work to ensure that chain of custody is maintained throughout the sampling process
  9. Suit graduate to 6 years exploration geology experience, preferentially for tabular ore deposits

Noe: This role requires you to be clean-shaven at all times.

If you recognise yourself in the above and would like to know more,

07/09/2020 $0 Cairns & Far North 1 Mining, Resources & Energy
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