Geologist, Mine

  • Temporary
  • Kitwe, Zambia
  • Applications have closed

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Job description:

Looking to fill the position of Mine Geologist this role will play a crucial part in the provision and analysis of the grade control drilling, resource delineation, and mine mapping data to be used in geological modeling, with the ultimate aim of providing an optimal quality.

Key Accountabilities

Be a proactive member of the Grade Control and my Geology team to ensure the safe operation of geological and drilling personnel, activities, and equipment.
Ensuring the provision of quality logging, sampling, and QAQC data from resource delineation and grade control drilling programs.
Geological mapping of the pit to compliment grade control drilling data.
Timely provision of accurate grade control models to mine planning
Quality ore mark outs and supervision of selective ore digging to minimize dilution and contamination of the ore material types.
Ongoing reconciliations to measure performance and drive continuous improvement
Maximize productivity and performance efficiency of the tasks undertaken in their role.
Additional challenges include demonstrating a strong safety culture, whilst maintaining optimal efficiencies and ore quality.
Perform any other tasks as directed by your supervisor.

Skills, Knowledge, and Experience

Degree qualification in Geology
At least 2-6 years of industry experience
Background in mining operations, drilling, and grade control.
Must be a team player.
Previous laterite nickel experience highly regarded.
Data Mine experience – very well regarded


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