Field Geologist Peel Mining (ASX: PEX) is a successful exploration company with its primary mineral interests located in Western NSW. Peel has established a major land holding in the Cobar Basin and far west NSW, with a focus on base and precious metals. We are seeking a highly motivated Field Geologist looking to advance their career.
The primary focus of this role is to assist with field exploration duties, predominantly involving exploration drilling and associated activities. The role is located in the Cobar Basin, operating ex-Sydney and will involve a flexible FIFO roster. Full Time salary of $70-85,000 plus super.
Minimum requirements: BSc degree or higher in Geology. 2 years minimum relevant exploration experience (ideally with some experience in the Cobar Super Basin, NSW). Geological logging experience.
Drill core mark up and processing (pXRF/magsus/RQD/SG) experience. Competency in exploration and drilling management in remote environments. Experience in poly metallic/Cobar Style mineral systems and advanced knowledge in stratigraphy, structural geology and alteration systems.
Experience with mining-related software (Micromine, Geobank, SQL). A valid driver's licence is required. 4WD training.
Current First Aid Certificate. Pass medical and drug screening. Reporting to the Geology Manager, your main areas of responsibilities will include: Manage remote drilling programs, surveying and preparing drill sites, navigating vehicles and equipment and setting up remote camps.
Apply geological knowledge of polymetallic mineral systems in different geological environments. Perform drill core mark-up and geological and structural logging of drill core and RC chips. Report on exploration activities and advances in geological interpretations for internal and external use.
Assist in planning and supervision of all exploration activities to deliver defined outcomes. Undertake geochemical and geophysical surveys with exploration staff and contract service providers. Ensure all data acquisition is compliant with Company standards and protocols.
Promote a safe work culture within the company..