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Senior Open Pit Mine Geologist

  • FIFO 8/6 ex Perth
  • Long-life copper operation aiming to deliver critical metals to the emerging energy transition
  • Genuine opportunity for career growth within the business

Be at the forefront of the emerging demand for metals that decarbonise the world by joining a rapidly growing ASX-listed copper developer/producer. They are seeking to appoint two talented Senior Open Pit Mine Geologists to assist in their transition to producer status.  As they finalise studies on their long life, open-pit copper operation, they are looking for self-starters wanting to play a key role in the operational readiness work moving the operation into production and with the business once into production.  
 
The role
Reporting directly to the site Geology Manager,  you will play a key role in the completion of the BFS and in turn, mine development. You will be a passionate, individual not afraid to work across a variety of geological activities during the start-up phase. As a developing geology team, you will be an integral member helping to train and develop the team and establish the open pit geological procedures. 


Main duties will include:
  • Supervising stockpile and ore blend management to ensure end product specifications
  • Overseeing and leading an effective grade control and mining strategy
  • Ensuring appropriate dilution controls
  • Ensuring accurate reporting and reconciliations
  • Training and development of junior geology team members

​To be considered, you must have prior experience in a Senior Open Pit Mine Geologist capacity, ideally within either a base metals or gold operation.

On offer is a unique opportunity to see an orebody from reserve status into mining and play a key role in the establishment of procedures and cultures within the geology department. You’ll be granted the chance to grow with the business as they embark on becoming the next mid-tier copper producer, aiming to supply the critical metals needed as the world turns to greener energy sources. The role is offered on a permanent basis, FIFO from Perth on an 8/6 roster.
 
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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Hi, I'm Scott Deakin. The most effective way to apply for this job is to do so online now. However, if you would like to speak with me first, my number is +61 (8) 9426 1522.

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