Senior Resource Geologist

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

  •  Estimates resources for Haile operations and exploration projects.
  • Identifies mineralization controls in order to appropriately model deposits and to assist Exploration new drill targets.
  • Provide technical expertise in geostatistics and resource modelling to assist with development and training of the production and exploration teams.
  • Assess, design and implement an OP production grade control process.
  • Provide assistance to the operations on technical issues that arise and work towards assisting the mining managers to foresee looming issues in the technical areas.
  • Undertake and manage the advancement of minor operations projects and studies, as directed.
  • Reconcile mine vs. mill and mine vs. reserve and resource figures.
  • Prepare resource statements, reports and LOM plan document with input from the relevant contributors.
  • Comply with all safety requirements and observes all company policies and procedures.
  • Carry out all other duties that may reasonably be required.

 Person Specification


  • First Aid Certificate                                 
  • Full Manual Drivers Licence                                
  • Professional affiliation that allows candidate to act as a qualified or competent person                               
  • OP and UG gold mining experience.
  • Proficient with the use of Vulcan and Supervisor software for resource estimation and variography.



  • Minimum ten years progressive experience in Geology and resource estimation related areas.
  • Have a significant period of production experience, preferably in both open cut and underground environments.
  • Have previous experience in geological modelling and resource estimation using advanced estimation and simulation techniques.
  • Involved in a resource drill out through to feasibility stage or production highly regarded.
  • Experience in a senior management role in the resources sector is highly desirable.

  Core Competencies:

 Drive for results: Demonstrates concern for achieving or surpassing results against an internal or external standard of excellence. Shows a passion for improving the delivery of services with a commitment to continuous improvement.

23 Oct 2018

Work Type:
United States
Haile Operations
Date expires:
31 Dec 2018