Mine Geologist - Open Pit

Location: Kalgoorlie
Job Type: Permanent
Discipline: Mining
Reference: J34286
Client

Titan Recruitment are a leading specialist Engineering and Technical Recruitment and Contracting Consultancy having successfully placed skilled professionals in jobs across Australia and overseas. We have a top-tier client base from a broad range of sectors looking for talented professionals.

About the Role

Responsible for the daily mine geological activities under the direction of the Geology Manager.
The role is offered on a fixed term contract until August 2018 and you must reside, or be willing to reside in Kalgoorlie for the duration of the contract. They offer a lifestyle roster of 9/5.

Responsibilities Include
  • Ensure compliance with HSE procedure standards;
  • Demonstrate behaviours aligned with the client's values;
  • Liaise with mining crews and site technical groups;
  • Learn, develop and use the mine geological processes in a manner that achieves and/or exceeds specified goals, cost and safety targets;
  • Collect and interpretation of geological and structural data;
  • Develop, maintain and validate mineral resource models, grade control systems and geological databases as required;
  • As required, prepare accurate and timely reconciliation of grade control and block model tonnes and grade on a weekly bias;
  • Plan and supervise effective grade control programs and ensure that quality control is maintained at the highest possible level

Key Criteria

Successful applicants will need to be able to demonstrate the following:
  • Tertiary qualification in Geology;
  • Proven experience in a similar role;
  • Mine geology and grade control experience in gold is essential;
  • Experience using Surpac, Acquire database or similar systems;
  • QA/QC processes;
  • Understanding of relevant sections of the Mines Safety and Inspection Act and Regulations;
  • Solid understanding of mining techniques and methodologies;
  • Knowlege of mining practices
What's on offer?
  • Attractive fixed term pay package
  • 9/5 lifestyle roster
  • Fixed Term until August 2018
  • Residential role - Kalgoorlie

Pre-employment medical, drug and alcohol screen, as well as referee and police background check may be conducted as part of the recruitment process.

For more information or a confidential discussion please contact Yunis Lombard on (08) 6467 0607 or click 'Apply Now'