ABOUT THE ROLE
Atlas Iron is currently seeking an experienced Senior Resource Estimation Geologist to join its team.
Reporting to the Geology Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring Atlas Iron’s mineral resource estimates are completed to industry best practice and compliance with JORC guidelines by applying specialist geostatistical and resource estimation experience.
More specifically you will be responsible for:
Contributing to resource/reserve growth by producing JORC compliant resource estimates, including geological interpretation, geostatistical analysis and block modelling
Providing comprehensive resource reports for completed resource estimations and annual corporate resource updates
Providing ongoing support for resource models to all customers
Communicating risks associated with resource estimates to customers
Assisting the exploration team with resource development drill program planning to ensure resource delineation is maximised
Assisting the Geology Manager with technical geological projects
Providing high quality geological data and technical advice to other stakeholders and external contractors
Providing technical input into product improvement programs
Identifying, evaluating and implementing system improvements
The ideal candidate for this role will have a minimum of 10 years of industry experience with a substantial component of field time and demonstrated relevant resource estimation experience and exposure to iron ore in the Pilbara region.
A Bachelor Degree in in Geology and postgraduate qualifications in Geostatistics are essential to this role.
You will be proficient in the use of Vulcan, Acquire, Leapfrog and Supervisor software and an understanding of the JORC code and its requirements.