Senior Resource Geologist


South Townsville, QLD

Posted 12/4/2019

Senior Resource Geologist

  • Roster: 8:6
  • Mt Carlton is located 150km south of Townsville, QLD
  • BIBO from Townsville, Home Hill, Charters Towers
  • Travel in company time
  • Fully equipped camp offering cooked meals and an onsite gym
  • 2019 gold producer of the Lexus Melbourne Cup

The Role
We are currently searching for a Senior Resource Geologist to join out Mt Carlton team. Reporting to the Geology Superintendent, the purpose of this role, is to undertake Mineral Resource and Grade Control modelling and estimation, collaborate and assist with operational and other geological projects.

What you’ll bring

Our values of Safety, Excellence, Accountability and Respect guide how we act each and every day, they are the basis of our company culture. You will demonstrate your ‘safety first’ mindset and how you strive for excellence and take pride in your work. You will strive to improve, be bold in your thinking and be accountable for your work and ‘own it’. Working in a collaborative team you will be open to feedback, respect other’s opinions and challenge constructively to build trust and create an inclusive environment where everyone can do their best work. 

Technically you will have:

  • Tertiary qualification in Geology or Geosciences
  • Previous Resource estimation skills in a metalliferous open cut or underground environment
  • Prior experience in statutory reporting in accordance with JORC

You will have good geological knowledge in an epithermal or polymetallic mineralisation style with competency in Surpac/Datamine, Leapfrog, Snowden’s Supervisor, Datashed Management Systems and GIS knowledge. Ability to openly collaborate with Mine Geologists to ensure geological data collection and interpretation are conducted to a high standard.

What we offer

We want your time at Evolution to be a highlight of your career. We will dare you to think differently, act like an owner and live our values of safety, accountability, excellence and respect.

We take pride in looking after our people and are passionate about personal development. We will help you build on your strengths, appreciate your diversity, provide opportunities for your development and challenge you to be your best. We will make sure you are clear on your accountabilities and have the right resources, systems and tools to achieve and succeed in your role.

As a growth focused business, we recognise our people’s efforts and reward the outcomes they deliver, as well as how they delivered them. We offer competitive salaries and bonus structures and have for the past four years invited our people to share in our success through an employee share scheme.

We are proud to be globally recognised leaders in sustainability. We recognise work-life integration and offer flexible working arrangements, subsidised private health insurance and a range of health and wellbeing options providing a stimulating and inclusive work environment.

About Evolution

It’s all in the name… we’ve evolved from a small company in 2011 into a globally relevant gold mining business with a reputation of delivering value for all stakeholders. Our diversified portfolio combining production and growth has made it become the third largest ASX listed gold miner.

We own and operate five gold operations across Australia, three are in Queensland, one in New South Wales and one in Western Australia. We are proud of our sustainability efforts with a focus to deliver long-term stakeholder value through safe, low-cost gold production in an environmentally and socially responsible manner.

Underpinning it all, is our Australian story and spirit.

About Mt Carlton

Our Mt Carlton gold operation located 150km south of Townsville in Queensland. Mt Carlton is an open pit mine however has also just commenced underground decline. The Whitsundays and the local Burdekin region is nearby. Our family friendly rosters offer a genuine work life balance and we offer a bus in/bus out experience for our employees, with buses several days a week from Townsville, Home Hill, Charters Towers. Onsite, there is comfortable accommodation with fully cooked meals, onsite gym, sporting facilities and Foxtel television.

Safety is our priority

The safety, health and wellbeing of our people is of paramount importance to us. We believe that every injury is preventable, and we are committed to providing a healthy and safe workplace and empowering our people to stop any unsafe behaviour, enabling everyone to work together towards an injury free workplace. 

We want our people to go home safely to their family and friends and we inspire a safety culture where people do the right thing for themselves and those around them because they believe in safety, not just because there is a rule in place.

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