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Exploration Geologist

Hays Resources & Mining


Base pay $600 - $800/day
Permanent Temporary Standard business hours
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Full job description

Your new company
Large nickel producer with operations across multiple nickel mines and projects. They are able to offer a great working environment with great facilities and accommodation.

Your new role
Exploration Geologist working on near mine nickel exploration projects, you will work as part of a large, established exploration team defining additional deposits to add to the life of mine. Duties will include;

  • Drill rig management (RC and Diamond drill rigs)
  • Drilling contractor management
  • Executing the drilling plan
  • Review of the drilling data

What you'll need to succeed
As an Exploration Geologist you will need to be able to work as part of a team and also be able to use your initiative especially when managing the drill rig. You will report in to the Senior Geologists and assist with the supervision of the drillers and field assistants. To succeed you will need to following;

  • BSc in Geology or similar field
  • Previous exploration experience in a base metal
  • 4WD experience and ideally the ticket
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment medical
  • Ability to pass a drug and alcohol test

What you'll get in return
The Exploration Geologist temporary job is on a Perth FIFO 7/7 roster allowing for work life balance. The remuneration and benefits are as follows;

  • Ongoing work
  • $600 - 700+ day rate depending on experience paid weekly
  • Easy to use online time sheets
  • Super paid on all hours worked with your choice of superfund
  • Dedicated Hays consultant with regular contact to ensure you are happy in your temporary contract
  • Access to other temporary and permanent contracts through Hays Recruitment

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Samantha now.

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Skills
DRILL RIG
EXPLORATION
GEOLOGIST
GEOLOGY
OPERATIONS

Perks & benefits
Work - life balance
Pay comparison
Market average based on all Exploration jobs in Australia
Above avg. range
$600 - $800/day
Market average
$121k
$150 - $261/day
6 jobs
$261 - $372/day
312 jobs
$372 - $482/day
594 jobs
$482 - $593/day
74 jobs
$593 - $4k/day
322 jobs
$121k
Market average
$23/hr
$153/hr
This job pays above average

Job details
Date posted
16 Feb 2022
Category
Mining & Energy
Occupation
Exploration
Above avg.
$600 - $800/day
Contract type
Permanent
Work type
Temporary
Job mode
Standard business hours
Work Authorisation
Australian citizen / Permanent resident

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