Senior Geologist Reconcile – 925692

Location: Indonesia Posted Date: February 12, 2018
Employer: Thiess Contractors Indonesia
Employer Job Id: Careermine Job Id: 1415981

Thiess is the world’s largest mining services provider. We offer the widest range of in-house surface and underground mining capabilities across Australia, Botswana, Canada, Chile, Indonesia and Mongolia. Our life-of-mine insight, tailored approach and commitment to excellence keep us at the leading edge…optimising the mining value chain for each client.

And we’re not done. We continue to drive innovation, through long-term relationships, so our clients are best positioned in a competitive global market. Our people are central to our success and are empowered to contribute their skills, knowledge and experience to continually exceed industry benchmarks. Our culture is built on our Principles of Integrity, Accountability, Innovation and Delivery, underpinned by a commitment to safety in everything we do.

We are seeking experienced people for the following position :

(Jakarta Head Office Based)

Some of your duties will include:

  • Regular and frequent site visits, coordination with site contacts, collecting data, analysing, recording and reporting progress of coal reconciliations from geological model through to barge.
  • Monitor, identify, investigate, analyse, review and improve the coal flow process across Model, Pit, ROM, Stock Pile, Wash Plant, Haulage and Barging in order to reduce losses and optimise coal recovery.
  • Work with all SME’s to study, investigate, record, analyse and report the status of coal reconciliation between model and actual, identifying the potential reasons for losses or gains during coal extraction, stockpiling, haulage, processing and barging.
  • Arrange and lead meetings and communications.
  • Implement and maintain systems and processes for comprehensive coal reconciliations for various Thiess projects.
  • Support site geologists as required to gain sign off between Thiess and Client as required by geological processes.
  • Create regular reports that will be delivered to management to summarise project performance.

What skills and experience do you need?

  • Minimum Diploma or Bachelor with minimum 10 years in the mining or geology area.
  • Minimal 7 years relevant experience in coal reconciliation, analysis and reporting.
  • Strong understanding of coal mining processes from Pit to Port.
  • Experience with geological modelling software such as MineScape, Vulcan or Minex with the ability to build, interrogate and analyse geological models.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, able to communicate at Senior levels both internally and externally.
  • Sound experience managing databases, data analysis and interpretation of data.
  • Experience in monitoring and analysing performance of coal wash plant (JIG) operations.
  • Good communication skills - written, verbal and reporting in both English and Indonesian.

Competitive Salary And Benefits Will Be Offered To The Right Candidate.

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