Tritton Copper Operations is located near Nyngan in NSW. Tritton Copper Operations has two underground copper mines (Tritton and Murrawombie) and a 1.8 million tonne/yr processing plant. The mines are deep level, high tonnage stoping operations and are currently the largest of its type in NSW.
Our residential roster allows you to be home every night in the town of Nyngan which has a population of 2,000 people, a multitude of shops and sporting activities as well as junior and high schools.
We have a flat and open organisational structure offering our employees the opportunity to have a real and direct impact on performance and affect change daily.
Desired Skills and Experience
We are currently seeking an Exploration Geologist to work as part of the Exploration team at Tritton Mine.
Reporting to the Senior Exploration Geologist your key responsibilities will include but not be limited to:
Demonstrate proactive safety behaviours.
Oversee field-based exploration programs including drill campaigns, geophysical surveys, soil sampling and geological mapping.
Co-ordinate and participate in reporting and communication for the exploration team.
Identify, coordinate and participate in continuous improvement and project generation.
Co-ordinate and manage geological inputs, and participate in exploration planning functions.
Investigate incidents and implement corrective actions as required.
The ideal candidate will possess:
Tertiary qualifications in Geology
Minimum 2 Years’ experience as an exploration geologist, principally working in a hard rock environment
Advanced knowledge of structural geology
Some experience in exploration for structurally controlled mineral systems.
Ability to work to tight timeframes and deadlines
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Experience using MapInfo, Leapfrog, and Acquire is desirable.