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Geology Superintendent - North QLD

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Australia & NZ - Brisbane CBD - or North Queensland
AUD 180000 - 190000 annum bonus & incentives
  • Attractive Nth Qld Location
  • Residential / FIFO / DIDO Options
  • Highly Prospective Exploration Potential

A fast expanding ASX listed mining company with a highly respected leadership team and significant project pipeline currently seeks a Geology Superintendent for their flagship hardrock operation in North Queensland.

Reporting to the General Manager, you will be responsible for all Geology functions including the successful execution of near mine & regional exploration within a highly prospective tenement package. Key accountabilities will include:

  • Development, implementation of and responsibility for mine geology functions (grade control, Mineral Resource and Reserve definition, ore body modelling)
  • Planning and execution of ongoing exploration program, including surface and underground drilling, geophysical and geochemical exploration
  • Training & mentoring the mine and exploration geology team

This is a permanent appointment as a key member of the leadership team at a fast expanding metalliferous mining operation with an exceptional exploration project pipeline. This is a rare and unique opportunity to take hands-on geological responsibility of a highly prospective Australian project and identify career defining discoveries.

This opportunity can be offered on a residential basis in a well serviced township close to the North Queensland coast with great schooling, sporting, educational and health facilities. If residential isn't your thing, this role is also offered on a DIDO Townsville basis and FIFO East Coast Oz will be considered. An attractive remuneration package including short and long-term incentives is provided.

As the ideal candidate, you will be a tertiary qualified geologist with extensive experience in metalliferous production (underground and open pit) combined with a successful track record of exploration success and a passion for discovery. Project and people management skills are essential, with ability to effectively lead the mine and exploration geology team to support mining operations plus discover the next generation of ore bodies within the highly prospective tenement package.

Previous experience in base metal exploration and mining, preferably volcanic hosted massive sulphide deposits is essential, as is Membership of AusIMM or AIG, and the successful applicant will have existing JORC competent person status for Mineral Resource and Reserve calculations.

Applicants must have unrestricted Australian work rights.

Make your career defining discovery and manage mine geology in a key leadership role with a rapidly expanding project in a great Queensland location by clicking the apply button below now.

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