Senior Mine Geologist
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MMG operates a portfolio of world-class base metal operations, development projects and exploration fields across Australia, Asia, Africa and North America. MMG is one of the world's largest producers of zinc as well as a substantial producer of copper, lead, gold and silver. A subsidiary company of Minmetals Resources (MMR), our vision is to build the next generation's leading global diversified minerals and metals company whilst staying true to our company values:
SAFETY * INTEGRITY * ACTION * RESULTS
A fantastic opportunity exists for an experienced Senior Mine Geologist to be part of this exciting chapter, successfully developing the Dugald River underground project in North-West Queensland. Reporting to the Geology Superintendent this role will see you coordinate the geological functions of mining at Dugald River, including Infill drilling programs and resource estimation in preparation for underground mining. Your ability to identify and focus on important aspects of geology through mapping and interpretation will be crucial to succeed in this role.
You will draw upon your underground production and exploration experience to aid in continuing with the Infill program to ensure Dugald River's start-up is smooth. The coordination of geological support to the mining department by providing information necessary for detailed mine planning, scheduling and ore characterisation will be a vital part of this role.
To be successful you will be degree qualified in Geology as well as hold a valid C Class driver's license. Current membership with AusIMM or AIG will be highly regarded as will experience in the use of Geological software such as Datamine, Mine 2-4D and MapInfo.
This role will operate on an 8/6 roster, FIFO from either Brisbane or Townsville.
To start your career journey with MMG, submit your application online in either Word (.doc) or Adobe (.pdf) format before the closing date of Friday, 20th July, 2012 by clicking on the 'Apply' button or visiting the job search page of our website - http://careers.mmg.com/jobSearch.asp?stp=AW&sLanguage=en
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