3 Job Opportunities at North Mara Gold Mine Limited, Graduate Geologists
Reporting to: The Senior Geologist.
Work Schedule: Rotation Status (6 Weeks on 3 Weeks off)
Contract Duration: 1 year contract
Participate-in and provide a strong contribution to the site safety and environment culture.
Ensure the works are performed in accordance with approved Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), Supervising and coaching of ore spotters and technicians
Assist in the mark-out and pick-up of drill holes’ collars
Ensure that field sampling adheres to strict QAQC procedures designed to ensure that each sample collected is representative of what has been drilled.
Ensure correct Standards and Blanks are inserted at correct intervals into the sample stream.
Assist with daily data entry, record keeping and reporting as required by Senior Geologists.
Assist Pit Technicians as required in their day to day duties.
Complete other duties as required by senior geologists and or their designated.
Ensure data quality and validity from pit supervisors and ore spotters. Random checks on effectiveness of spotting
Ensure the confidence of drilling coverage in the areas planned to be mined.
Constant updates of the Geology weekly ore mining areas presentation and show the confidence on drilling and grade distribution.
Ensure the ore outline/blocks is correctly marked up on the mining floor and according to the grades category
Minimizes ore loss and dilution through improved understanding of geological controls on mineralization, best practice in ore spotting and optimizing mining extraction
Accurate digging and facing of ore and waste to required specification to minimize dilution and ore loss (enforce correct mining practice)
Understands mine planning and mining production requirements
Morning pit review to confirm ore and waste material to be mined
Blast Movement monitoring for more control on ore dilution and ore loss after blasting using BMT technology equipment and software (if applicable)
Ensures that high quality geological maps are generated, ensure a proper floor mapping on day to day following the ore digging sequence, data to be used by resources geologist to understand and build a robust model.
Incorporates of mapping data in the visual adjustment of ore polygons in the pit and improve understanding of ore controls.
Being able to conduct logging in the field and section interpretation.
PROFESSIONAL AND INTERPERSONAL REQUIREMENTS:
Degree in Geology.
At least 3 months to 1 years or less practical experience in mining geology or exploration
Strong communication, leadership, planning and organizational skills
Strong report writing and presentation skills with the ability to communicate effectively.
Strong understanding of the geology and structural concepts.
Basic knowledge of Surpac, Vulcan, Micromine and other geological and mine planning software package and database.
Have good work ethic and be goal oriented.
Ability to work under pressure
Current light vehicle driver’s license.
Practical knowledge of Microsoft Office software.ie Power point
Familiarity with and commitment to HSE best practice.
Highly organized, systematic and meticulous.
Ability to work day and night shifts.
WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU:
A comprehensive compensation package including bonuses, benefits, and where applicable.
Ability to make a difference and lasting impact.
Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team.
Opportunities to grow and learn with the industry colleagues are endless.
Applicants are invited to submit their CV’s/Resume’s (indicating the role title in the subject) via e-mail
If you are not contacted by Barrick – North Mara Gold Mine LTD within thirty (30) days after the closing date, you should consider your application as unsuccessful. Short listed candidates may be subjected to any of the following: security clearance; competency assessment; physical capability assessment, reference checking.
Please forward applications before 29th November, 2021.