Career Details

Summary

Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Design, monitor and manage all aspects of underground exploration diamond drill programs
  • Manage drilling contractor to ensure programs are completed as designed and in accordance with the current contract specifications
  • Manage drill program budgets to ensure programs are completed within planned budget
  • Develop and regularly update drill schedules that are intergrated into underground development and mining plans
  • Collaborate with exploration, production and core logging personnel to generate exploration targets and update geological models
  • Work closely with the Resource Team to continuously update and optimize resource models
  • Ensure that Company QA/QC protocols are adhered to during the completion of drill programs and that data is validated prior to use in resource models
  • Collaborate with Operations Team and monitor advance of exploration development to effectively schedule drill programs as per budget plan
  • Provide data input to management for use in regular internal reporting
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Requirements

  • B.Sc. or tertiary education in geology
  • Proficiency with 3D geological software and Microsoft Office suite
  • >5 years experience in an underground mining environment
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Self starter and ability to lead
  • Ability to adapt to program changes as required
  • High safety standards