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Senior Mining Geologist

Mineral Resources

As an ASX 200 and perennial high performing company, Mineral Resources Limited (MRL) is an Australian based leader in the performance and delivery of diversified mining services , mineral processing underpinned by a growing world-class portfolio of mining operations across multiple commodities including iron ore and lithium. A little background Mineral Resources is not like most other companies. Our entrepreneurial spirit is alive and well, and it has infused itself with the very culture of our business.

What is that spirit you may ask? It means that we are focused on the outcome; willing to shift the very earth to achieve our desired goals. We are not constrained to a particular methodology, and are willing accept that there can be many ways to create success. The future Mineral Resources is on a journey, and this will be accomplished in a myriad of ways.

At the heart of it all will be our workforce. We can’t accomplish anything without our people. Leaders to set the vision; specialists to design, plan and implement; skilled tradesman to operate our high tech machinery.

It takes all of us. About the role Due to exponential growth, we have a newly created position for experienced Senior Mining Geologists at our Koolyanobbing project on an 8/6 roster. This role is responsible for overseeing a variety of functions from our geological models through to our ship loading at Esperance.

Reporting to the Technical Services Superintendent, you will be accountable for developing and maintaining the geological, quality and grade control systems. Your primary responsibility will be to manage daily site geological activities in conjunction with production and planning operation teams and mentoring mine geologists and pit technicians. What we’re after We’re looking for someone who is not afraid to roll up their sleeves and enjoys a challenging yet rewarding work environment.

You will be responsible for; The commitment to working safely; promotion of safe working practices and utilisation of MRL’s safe work systems Developing geological and geotechnical systems across grade control, mine operations and drill & blast activities Effectively communicate across mining, haulage and crushing teams to ensure optimal processes and outcomes Collect daily grade and tonnage data, including stockpile tracking and mine to rail reconciliation Provide reports, information and updates to stakeholders both internally and externally as required Manage ship build blends in relation to grade, contaminants and moisture Maintain and update geological model Pit mapping and ore mark ups Actively supervise mine geologists and pit technicians Manage daily grade control processes including interactions with site laboratory What you’ll bring to the team Tertiary qualifications Geology A demonstrated experience as a Senior Mining Geologist in an active mining environment essential; ideally with exposure to open cut iron ore operations Competent with 3D modelling software such.


Date30 October 2020

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type Full Time

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