Senior Geologist

Employer:
Rio Tinto
Posted
Dec. 12, 2019, 6:58 a.m.
Closing
Dec. 30, 2019, 12:43 p.m.

About your Role

We are looking for a highly experienced Senior Geologist to provide technical support with the planning, execution and delivery of evaluation programmes.

This is an exciting opportunity to apply your technical knowledge and skills in mine geology including the supervision of site-wide mine geology activities and productivity improvements, in a collaborative working environment. Regular travel to site is required to conduct and assist with field based activities (2 weeks on and 1 week off roster) and flexibility is essential.

Reporting to the Principal Geologist in the Bauxite Geology team, you will be responsible for:

Designing, implementing, managing and delivering drilling programs

Delivering rapid resource evaluation to the sites and projects to allow for timely delivery of targeted resources

Promoting a safe, healthy and environmentally responsible working ‘zero harm’ culture

Planning and managing evaluation programs ensuring the efficient allocation of resources and the effective execution of projects

Providing grade control and geology reports to production and technical teams

Assisting with the compilation, analysis and reporting of mine reconciliation reports

Ensuring field operations maintain high quality standards during the collection of samples and data

About you

To be successfully considered for this role, you will have:

Minimum 10 years’ experience in resource assessment, geology, orebody knowledge, ideally bauxite geology within a remote field operations environment

Degree or equivalent tertiary studies in Geology or a related discipline

Geological software application skills such as GIS, geostatistics, resource estimation, classification and JORC reporting requirements

Manual ‘C’ drivers licence

Your superior verbal and written communication, problem solving and analytical skills will see you succeed in this role!

Our Benefits

Paid parental leave up to 9 months

Hospital and health cover scheme covered for employees and immediate family members

Employee share programme options

We also offer excellent employee discounts with banking, accommodation, motoring, retail and more!

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