Senior Mine Geologist


Senior Open Pit Mine Geologist for industry renowned mining company! Your new company
This industry renowned hard-rock mining company who has multiple operations across Western Australia, is looking for a Senior Mine Geologist to join their busy team. You would be working at one of the company's open-cut lithium mines in WA.

Your new role
As a self-motivated and experienced Senior Mine Geologist joining the Geology team, you will be a tea, player possessing highly developed communication skills and enthusiastic with a willingness to get your hands dirty. There is a portion of field work associated with the role; blast hole sampling, ore mark ups, and pit mapping. You will need to be familiar and comfortable with;

  • sound knowledge of Grade Control systems and a track record in implementing and managing new systems, this includes Grade Control modelling (prior experience in resource modelling would be favourable);
  • developing and maintenance of in-house production data management systems and reporting system;
  • a strong back ground in Excel and Access as well as database management;
  • developing and maintenance of mine reconciliation systems, the person needs to have a solid understanding of mine to mill reconciliation and reporting; and
  • Vulcan experience is preferable.

What you'll need to succeed
  • Tertiary qualifications in Geology
  • Current and valid Australian Manual Driver's licence
  • Accomplished within a senior role previously, open pit mining, preferably working with Lithium
  • A strong all-round background of mine production and grade control practices
  • Working knowledge of 3D Vulcan, including Grade Control function
  • Experience in narrow vein mining
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

What you'll get in return
  • Immediate start
  • Competitive day rate paid weekly
  • 3-month probation period
  • FIFO from Perth
  • Great opportunities to develop your career

***Unfortunately, due to current COVID-19 restrictions and the length of the assignment, applicants will need to be either an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident and currently based in Western Australia***

What you need to do now
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