Geology Vacation Students x 3

Working as part of either the Deflector Geology team, or as part of the Mount Monger Underground or Open Pit Geology teams, you will provide support to and learn from highly experienced Geology Professionals. In each of these roles, you will have exposure to both the Exploration and Underground or Open Pit Mining activities of the site. You will work closely with Mine Geologists, Exploration Geologists and Field Assistants to get an excellent snap shot of what it is like to work as a Geologist in a mining environment, as well as giving you the opportunity to sound out where you would like to focus your career beyond graduation.Key responsibilities of this role will include:Provide support to and participate in regional exploration activities, such as soil sampling, Reverse Circulation and Air Core drilling;Undertake diamond core processing, including mark-up and orientation, core cutting, sampling and other related measurements;Assist with underground face mapping and sampling;Carry out Portable XRF analysis and collate results for review by Geologists;Maintain Exploration assets in good order; andProvide support to other Geology-related activities as required.About YouYou are an enthusiastic, hardworking, motivated individual with a passion for Geology and high attention to detail. To be considered for these roles, you will;Have recently completed your 2nd or 3rd year of study towards a Bachelor of Science, majoring in Geology;Have a current, manual "C" class Western Australian driver’s licence;Be able to obtain a National Police Clearance;Be physically able to undertake manual work, and meet the requirements of a pre-employment medical examination; andReturn a clear drug and alcohol test, both at the pre-employment medical and at all times during your employment.Working ConditionsYou will have the opportunity to work in an interesting and diverse role on a FIFO from Perth or residential Kalgoorlie basis. Working in a small team environment, you will get a broad range of experience and make valuable industry contacts that will stay with you throughout your career.These roles will commence late November to early December 2019 until the end of February 2020;The roster cycle will vary to suit business needs but may be either 2:1 or 8:6. Please note that you may be expected to work over the Christmas or New Year period;Travel from Perth to site, accommodation, meals and uniform (including boots) will be provided;The vacation period of employment will be paid.To be considered for this role, please forward your CV, a brief covering letter and your most recent Academic transcript by following the Apply Now prompts by no later than Friday 25th September 2020.Due to COVID travel restrictions, only applicants who currently reside in Western Australia will be considered for these roles. 85000 AUD Perth 6000