Exploration Geologist

Location: Granny Smith Posted Date: April 15, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 56913 Careermine Job Id: 1763025
Role Details

Gold Fields Australia is currently seeking a Geologist: Exploration to join their Geology department at Granny Smith Gold Mine.

Reporting to the Senior Geologist: Exploration, you will be part of a team responsible for target generation and the execution of exploration programs designed to discover new gold deposits on the company's large and highly prospective tenement package.

This role is offered on an 8 days on 6 days off Fly in Fly out roster from Perth.

Key responsibilities will include:
  • Always act in a manner that seeks to enhance the safety culture and performance of GFA and ensures that the Vital Behaviours are adhered to at all times
  • Contribute to the achievement of planned production and safety targets by assisting in the provision of accurate and predictive geological models and information within required timeframes
  • Contribute to the definition, implementation and monitoring of short, medium and long-term mine based exploration programs to extend the Life of Mine (LOM) and increase reserves
  • Contribute to business performance through high quality interpretation of geo-scientific data and subsequent development of predictive models for ongoing exploration investment
  • Assist in the development, implementation and monitoring of the adherence to systems to ensure application of all critical geology mapping, reporting and data acquisition as well as storage and retrieval systems
  • Ensure maximum return on investment through the management of the optimal drill out and resource modelling of projects under supervision


Key factors to your success include;
  • Bachelor of Science with honours in Geology
  • 1 - 3 years' experience - preferably gold - with exposure to early and later stage exploration
  • Experience using Microsoft Office Suite and relevant mining software - ArcGIS and Leapfrog
  • WA Driver's License (manual)


Interested parties should submit a detailed curriculum vitae to: https://careers.goldfields.com.au