About the Role:
Reporting to the Senior Resource Definition Geologist, the Project Resource Definition Geologist will assist in the planning and implementation of the resource definition strategy at our Southern Cross Operations and prioritise and coordinate the resource definition activities as defined by the Exploration Manager. The role will allow you to manage and build relationships with a team of mining industry professionals who are committed to building a culture that is progressive and will grow with the company as it expands.
Key responsibilities will include:
Planning and conducting resource definition activities at Southern Cross
To assist with developing resource definition targets
Development and interpretation of 3D orebodies for resource modelling
Project work as required
Essential skills and experience:
The successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Geology from a recognized tertiary institution with a minimum of five years’ experience in Archaean gold exploration and at least two years of experience in target generation and 3D orebody interpretation.
At least three years’ experience in 3D software (Surpac, Micromine, Leapfrog)
First rate GIS skills in the use of ArcGIS
Substantial drill planning and supervision experience (Diamond and RC)
Exposure to and understanding of resource estimation
Strong background in Archaean gold
Excellent planning and organizational skills
Good oral and written skills in both reporting and technical writing
A background in Structural Geology and Mine Geology experience would be highly desirable
You will be a highly motivated self starter with demonstrated initiative who is able to work both collaboratively within the team environment and independently. Your strong work ethic and relationship focus will give you the opportunity to add real value to this growing team of geology professionals.
Culture and Benefits:
If you are ready to step up to the challenges of this key role, it can lead to greater opportunities for career progression as the exploration team grows. The role offers a competitive remuneration package and a challenging work environment with a growing, vibrant company where your skills can really make a difference. This is a great opportunity to join a high performing, close knit, exploration team where you can play a role in developing a culture of excellence that motivates and inspires those around you.