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Geotechnical Engineer - Thalanga Zinc

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Australia & NZ - Townsville - or Charters Towers
AUD 140000 - 155000 annum incentives
  • Charters Towers or Townsville Based
  • Fast Expanding Base Metals Operation
  • Substantial Development Pipeline

Red River Resources is a fast growing ASX listed base metal mining and exploration company focused on zinc. Red River owns the Thalanga Zinc Project located near Charters Towers in Central Queensland. Production at Thalanga is expected to commence in the second half of 2017. As we expand out exploration activities around Thalanga, we currently seek a Project Exploration Geologist to join our growing geology team.

Reporting to the Mining Manager, you will be responsible for technical leadership of geotechnical engineering onsite. Key accountabilities will include underground geotechnical investigations, mapping, geotechnical input for underground development & planning schedules and more. You will be provided mentoring and technical guidance when required from the company's geotechnical consultants.

This outstanding permanent geotechnical engineering appointment is offered on a residential basis in Charters Towers or DIDO Townsville on a short attractive roster. An attractive remuneration package including short term performance incentives is provided.

Ideally, you will be a tertiary qualified geologist or mining engineer with a solid background in underground hardrock geotechnical engineering appointments (e.g. 3+ years geotech experience). Post graduate geotechnical qualifications will be highly regarded.

Only candidates with valid Australian work rights can be considered.

Enjoy extensive autonomy on a rapidly expanding base metals operation by clicking the Apply button now.

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