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  • Job reference: RMS0180943


  • Sector: Mining
  • Location: Leinster, Western Australia
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 12/06/2017
  • Duration: through to november 2017
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The Role:

A new position has arisen for a Geologist on a contract basis through to November 2017 working on an underground mine. The role will assist in the achivement of optimal mine life through the management and development of new, high quality adavanced exploration projects. Working within a team of geologists your role will support the additional workload to man an additional aircore rig.

Required experience:

  • BSc Degree in Geology or a related discipline.
  • 3-4 years' experience (i.e. not inexperienced but not ex-seniors, managers etc. either)
  • Gold exploration experience - recent work with Gold Fields would be very highly regarded
  • Experience supervising AC and RC drilling (supervision and logging of DD would be a big plus)
  • Software proficiency: acQuire, ArcGIS and MS Office (3D software skills are a plus)

Desirable Experience:

  • QAQC or mine geology skills (ore spotting or wall mapping)
  • Valid First Aid
  • Field skills (field work, surface sampling, mapping, use of GPS/Sat Phone)

The Company:
Our client is a leading Gold Mining Major with mine sites across Australia, South Africa, Ghana and Peru. This prestigious company has aggressive expansion plans and is the company of choice amongst their competitors.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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