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  • Job reference: RMS0210583

Principle Geologist

  • Sector: Mining
  • Location: Brisbane, Queensland
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 10/05/2019
  • Duration: 2 months
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (21/06/19)
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The Company:

This company operates on a global scale, producing minerals essential to products used in day to day life, life-saving medical instruments and the technology that connects us. They have developed a strong name in the industry they represent, best known for their game-changing innovation, and their dedication to the staff that make them great.

With an ever-growing pipeline of projects, they are currently looking to expand the existing team with an opening for a Principle Geologist within Brisbane.

Your responsibilities:

  • Assess training needs, providing coaching and mentoring of site staff, including geological modelling, resource control estimation, sampling and QAQC
  • Provide operational support and technical input as required
  • Lead and motivate staff to build a high-performance organisation
  • Maximise the value from our mineral resources, plant and equipment
  • Value enhancement through cost management and continuous improvement processes
  • Ensure a pipeline of quality projects to deliver growth in shareholder returns
  • Maintain and build on existing relationships to foster future development opportunities


About you:

  • Maintain and build on existing relationships to foster future development opportunities
  • Strong experience in Geological observation, particularly mapping and logging
  • A flair for 3D geological interpretation from primary geological observations and data.
  • Proven ability to collate data at all scales to test and develop geological concepts
  • Strong demonstrated operational knowledge, with a focus on resource and production geology and reconciliation
  • Strong understanding with the preparation of mineral resources and ore reserves
  • In-depth, up to date knowledge of the mining industry
  • Proficient in using Leapfrog, Minesight and/or Vulcan, Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Advanced, hands-on resource modelling skills
  • Experience in production geology and value chain reconciliation
  • 15 years industry experience, with a minimum of 7 years in mine production environments, preferably both underground and open pit

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.

Fircroft is registered as a Data Controller with the Information Commissioner as required under the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679. Fircroft will only process your personal data for the specific purposes of managing your application.

To apply, submit your resume via Apply Now below. Or for more information on other roles, call Rhys on (07) 3233 2324.

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