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Geology Manager

  • ASX listed copper developer
  • BFS and new mine development
  • Opportunity to gain leverage to companies’ success
Our client is an emerging ASX listed Australian copper developer who possesses two advanced stage copper projects in Western Australia. As they move from BFS studies to commercial production within the next 12 months they are looking to appoint a Geology Manager to play a key role in their feasibility, commissioning and ultimately mining operations.  

The position
Reporting to the Project/Feasibility Manager and Managing Director, you will play a pivotal role, initially in the development of a mineable open pit resource, feasibility study, commissioning, and establishment of production procedures for commencement of open pit mining.

You will be responsible for the initial resource development drilling program, assisting with geological input into the bankable feasibility, before taking on responsibility for operation leadership of open pit geology functions. 

Key outcomes for these roles include:
  • Managing the resource development & expansion of existing open pit resources for conversion into reserves ahead of the resumption of commercial mining
  • Prepare and manage the Resource and Reserve estimate, with assistance from consultants should it be required
  • Establishing the production geology procedures and protocols
  • Eventual management of the open pit geology team and production activities.
About you
You will have proven abilities taking an orebody from resource development into production, along with previous open pit production experience. Prior experience with resource modelling and generating resource estimations will also be seen as highly favourable.

Other key competencies include: 
  • 12 years+ experience leading mining and resource development geology activities
  • Strong leadership and performance management abilities
  • Budgeting, planning and management of geological activities
  • Strong geological modelling and resource estimation experience.
Offered on a permanent basis, this is an exceptional opportunity to forge a career with an innovative, growth-oriented company possessing an attractive pipeline of copper project in WA. An attractive salary package and performance options will be included offering leverage to the company’s growth trajectory.

Unfortunately, we are only able to consider people with appropriate and relevant experience, and who are either Australian Permanent Residents or have the necessary permits to work in Australia.
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